Category Archives: Featured

What Can Be Done About Turnover in Third-Party Administrators?

Asian TPA

I recently attended the National Workers Compensation and Disability Conference and repeatedly heard one major complaint from the third-party administrators (TPAs), “Turnover is a major issue for us!” Odd, as I hear from clients almost on a daily basis is, … Continue reading →

Guide to Comprehensive Nonpayment Insurance for Financial Institutions

Money Burning

In last week’s post, I mentioned political risk insurance doesn’t cover insolvency and protracted payment default; for that you need comprehensive nonpayment policies. This week, I’m going to explain what they do. Continue reading →

Food Safety Risk: An Unusual Recipe


When agriculture officials recently cleared Midwestern poultry farmers to restock after last spring’s Avian flu epidemic, it was a reminder of what the outbreak dramatically demonstrated: that food supply lines are vulnerable. Continue reading →

2015 El Niño – Impacts on Hurricane Activity and Climate Links to Reinsurance Loss Activity


2015 El Niño As predicted earlier this year, an El Niño event has been developing in the Equatorial Pacific. By most objective metrics, the event looks to be strong, with all defining atmospheric or oceanic variables showing the characteristic El … Continue reading →