News, Opinions, and Articles from the Captive Insurance Industry

5/1/2007
Captive insurance is an aspect of the industry that sounds exotic and full of mystery and intrigue, understood by only a few true insiders. This article attempts to remove some of that mystery by ...

5/2/2007
TMCnet, PA - YEARS of high premiums have now seen a number of major risk managers pushing ahead with investigations into captive insurance operations despite the ...

4/30/2007
dBusiness News Chicago - CHICAGO -- Wells Fargo Insurance Services announces the launch of Wells Fargo Insurance Services Captive Management, a captive management and consulting business that will serve Wells Fargo insurance and banking customers. Al Blanton, president...

4/30/2007
Insurance Journal, CA - Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano has signed HB2294, Captive Insurer Amendments, updating Arizona's captive insurance law. The amendments will be effective ...

4/26/2007
Guernsey Press and Star, UK - GUERNSEY 'S biennial captive insurance conference in London last month successfully conveyed its dominance in the industry. There were 20 exhibitors, ...

4/25/2007
BVI Business News - “Almost 250 new captives have been formed in the last four years and 2006 was another very good year.” The new shareholder-owned insurance companies join a growing list of U.S. insurers seeking to avoid taxes and regulation in their homeland. via...

4/10/2007
Emediawire (press release), WA - After over 30 years as a leader in insurance regulation, Vermont's deputy commissioner for captive insurance, Leonard Crouse has received the industry's ...

3/1/2007
Rough Notes - An alternative approach One of the most challenging problems for a health insurance producer today is finding a viable solution for national associations ...

2/1/2007
Rough Notes - The reinsuring of employee benefits in captives is showing some growth Captive insurance companies have been a fixture in the risk financing landscape ...