• Thu. Jan 20th, 2022

4 Ways A Hit-and-Run Left Me Poor For Years

When I was 20, I was the victim of a hit-and-run that destroyed my car and forced me to rely on local buses. Not having a car has limited my…

SoFi stock heads for best day in nearly a year – bank approval hailed as ‘significant’ driver

Shares of SoFi Technologies Inc. are on track for their best day in nearly a year after analysts spoke with bullish views on the company’s new banking leg. The company…

InsurTech Zego plans European expansion

Zego, the UK-based commercial motor insurance company, is planning European expansion, the company announced on Wednesday (January 19th), according to a report from UKTechNews. InsurTech, which offers safe drivers up…

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to BHG Securitization Trust 2022-A

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KBRA assigns preliminary ratings to five classes of bonds issued by BHG Securitization Trust 2022-A (“BHG 2022-A”), an asset-backed securitization secured by a pool of small business loans…

Hamilton Appoints AIG’s Friston for Financial Lines; WTW hires Marsh’s Baker for FINEX Banking; Howden Re taps Berkley Re’s Pike for treaty reinsurance

This edition of International People Moves details appointments at Hamilton Re, Willis Towers Watson and Howden Re. A summary of these new recruits follows here. Hamilton appoints AIG’s Friston for…

Smartcar API Platform Raises $24M to Help Connect Cars to Consumers

Smartcar CTO Sanketh Katta (left) and CEO Sahas Katta (right) co-founded the API platform for the car … [+] applications in 2015 and raised $24 million in a Series B…

Supreme Court refuses to hear Delphi’s pension termination case

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the case of former Delphi Corp employees. who sued when their pension was terminated by their company and the Pension Benefit Guaranty…

AI helps auto insurers manage claims

Car insurers’ car inspection and damage assessment process has evolved from a person in the car to physically inspect the car to a person looking at photos of the car…

Hit-and-run driver injured horse allegedly hits buggy in Marcy

A horse suffered leg and neck injuries following a hit-and-run accident on Tuesday afternoon. Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol said deputies responded to a location on State Route 12 in…

New rule will allow 18-year-olds to drive tractor-trailers

The new scheme comes online as the industry complains about driver shortages, which have worsened during the coronavirus pandemic. Last October, the head of the American Trucking Associations said the…