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PIA Opposes Bill That Could Lead to Federal Insurance Czar
PIA National is expressing concerns about a provision in the Financial CHOICE Act—which is supposed to reduce regulation—that could lead to the creation of a federal insurance czar...
State Regulators Want ACA Payments in Spending Bill
State insurance regulators nationwide are urging Congress to include the Affordable Care Act's cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers in a spending bill to fund the government...
Professional Insurance Agents Form Southern Alliance
Professional insurance agents in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi now have access to a much broader array of products and services following the formation of the new Professional Insurance Agents Southern Alliance (PIA South)...
PIA National Names Shawn Radke 2017 Customer Service Representative of the Year
WASHINGTON -- Shawn Radke of the Kohlnhofer Agency in Lakeville, Minnesota was named the 2017 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year. The award was presented April 7, 2017 at a ceremony in Arlington, Virginia, by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and was sponsored by The Hartford...
Trump Suspends SIFI Designations
President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to suspend any new systemically important financial institution designations for nonbanks...
UK Freezes the Assets of North Korean Insurance Company
The UK has frozen the assets of a North Korean company based in south-east London after claims it funneled cash to Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program...
.INSURANCE - Let us know!
In May 2016, fTLD Registry Services launched the .INSURANCE domain to provide an easily identifiable space online for the insurance industry and the customers it serves. The .INSURANCE domain can provide...
Lockton: Soft Market in Commercial P/C Likely to Persist
Commercial property and casualty insurers continue to face a buyer’s market, according to the April 2017 Market Update from the Kansas City-based brokerage Lockton Companies. The report says P&C insurers can anticipate this business climate to continue
Streamline Auto Quoting: PIA’s Online Demo Shows You How
PIA’s member-only program with DocIT for Agents is changing the way that PIA members quote auto insurance. Learn more below and then join us on Thursday, May 4 for an online demonstration about this exciting PIA member benefit...
Professional Insurance Agents Oppose Provision in Financial CHOICE Act That Could Lead to a Federal Insurance Czar
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has sent a letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, expressing concerns about the creation of a new federal office called the Office of the Independent Insurance Advocate within the Treasury Department...