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MetLife to stop using 'Peanuts' cartoon character Snoopy in company rebranding - Wall Street Journal

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Insurer Travelers reports 22.8% drop in quarterly net profit due to weaker underwriting - CNBC


Affordable Care Act (ACA)

2 remaining Affordable Care Act insurers in state of Arizona approved to hike rates between 50% to 75% - Arizona Republic

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UnitedHealth Group

UnitedHealth Group, largest health insurer in US, reports better-than-expected quarterly profit; raises 2016 forecast - Reuters

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Affordable Care Act (ACA)

US House Speaker Paul Ryan announces House of Representatives has filed amicus brief laying out why health insurance companies should not be entitled to 'bailout' under Affordable Care Act - @SpeakerRyan

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Hurricane Matthew (2016)

Hurricane Matthew could cause up to $30 billion in insurance losses, analysts say - Reuters

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Colorado Springs, CO, US

#BREAKING: Firefighters responding to fire at Shelter Insurance on the 200 block of West Rockrimmon. We have a cre… https://t.co/FqsEwFp4EF - @KKTV11News


United States

US Supreme Court declines to hear Geico appeal of ruling forcing the auto insurer to pay overtime to claims investigations - Reuters

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Health insurer Aetna to subsidize a 'significant portion' of Apple Watch, iPad and iPhone products for some customers for its for new app-oriented fitness tracking program - Engadget

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Britain votes to leave EU

Insurance company Lloyd's of London chairman says they will be ready for EU move when Article 50 triggered - Reuters

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mergers & acquisitions

Anthem and Cigna accused each other of merger agreement breach, US Justice Dept. says in filing - Bloomberg

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France's unemployment insurance debt to reach 41 billion euros at end 2019, says national employment union - AFP

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AIG to sell stake in Ascot Underwriting Holdings and related subsidiary to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for $1.1 billion - MarketWatch


Minnesota, US

Nurses set to strike Monday morning over insurance at 5 Minnesota hospitals - AP

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NASCAR driver Tony Stewart crash investigation, August 2014

Lawyers for NASCAR's Tony Stewart to appeal insurance ruling in Kevin Ward Jr. death case - USA Today

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Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Tennessee state insurance regulator OKs significant rate increases for carriers on Obamacare exchange, saying it is 'very near collapse' - Tennessean

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Tennessee, US

#BREAKING State approves insurers' dramatic Obamacare premium hikes https://t.co/uzKQS9VNvi https://t.co/aOcIdHssxz - @Tennessean


Tesla Motors

Texas man whose Tesla on Autopilot crashed says he won't sue carmaker; insurer assessing its own claim - Bloomberg

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Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Aetna, facing losses, says it will ends its participation in Obamacare in more than 500 US counties - Forbes

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AIG confirms deal to sell mortgage-insurance business for $3.4 billion - MarketWatch

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