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German insurance ‘robo-advisor’ Clark scores $29 million Series B – TechCrunch
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German insurance ‘robo-advisor’ Clark scores $29 million Series B – TechCrunch

webmaster - April 25, 2018

TechCrunchFounded in July 2015 — and originally out of fintech company builder Finleap — Frankfurt and Berlin-based Clark has built what it describes as an “insurance robo-advisor”.…

Wells Fargo fined $1 billion for ‘unfair’ insurance practices — how to avoid being oversold – MarketWatch
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Wells Fargo fined $1 billion for ‘unfair’ insurance practices — how to avoid being oversold – MarketWatch

webmaster - April 25, 2018

Wells Fargo fined $1 billion for 'unfair' insurance practices — how to avoid being oversoldMarketWatchWells Fargo WFC, -0.19% was ordered to pay a $1 billion fine by…

Insurance lobby making stand against bills to help California fire victims – Santa Rosa Press Democrat
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Insurance lobby making stand against bills to help California fire victims – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

webmaster - April 25, 2018

Santa Rosa Press DemocratThe property-and-casualty insurance industry is making a last-minute bid to derail or significantly alter two pieces of legislation that would bring relief to fire…

More Utahns are facing high-deductible health insurance plans as premium costs continue to climb, a new report finds – Salt Lake Tribune
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More Utahns are facing high-deductible health insurance plans as premium costs continue to climb, a new report finds – Salt Lake Tribune

webmaster - April 24, 2018

Salt Lake TribuneRecent years have seen Utahns' monthly premiums and deductibles on their employer-backed insurance plans climb dramatically, a new report says. Premiums leapt by at least…

Flood Insurance Subsidies Must Include Options to Lower Risk – Natural Resources Defense Council
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Flood Insurance Subsidies Must Include Options to Lower Risk – Natural Resources Defense Council

webmaster - April 24, 2018

Natural Resources Defense CouncilThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently released a report describing how the federal flood insurance program could be reformed to provide low-income households…

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NC woman accused of faking cancer for insurance money – WRAL.com

webmaster - April 24, 2018

WRAL.comBy Matthew Burns, WRAL.com senior producer/politics editor. Raleigh, N.C. — A Lenoir County woman has been charged with lying about having cancer to obtain more than $230,000…

Letter: The lowest cost earthquake ‘insurance’ money can buy – The Mercury News
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Letter: The lowest cost earthquake ‘insurance’ money can buy – The Mercury News

webmaster - April 24, 2018

The Mercury NewsWe live in a dangerous earthquake zone. Those who should know say that the Hayward fault could slip with a major quake at any time.…

Blockchain Insurance Policy Developed for Hurricane-Prone Puerto Rico – CoinDesk
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Blockchain Insurance Policy Developed for Hurricane-Prone Puerto Rico – CoinDesk

webmaster - April 24, 2018

CoinDeskThe firm behind a blockchain protocol tailor-made for the insurance industry has designed a decentralized policy to cover natural disasters in hurricane-prone Puerto Rico. According to an…

Tech Disruption In Title Insurance Is A New Frontier — Or Is It? – Forbes
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Tech Disruption In Title Insurance Is A New Frontier — Or Is It? – Forbes

webmaster - April 24, 2018

ForbesBlockchain, cryptocurrency and digitized records are the ubiquitous terms being used to discuss the future of the largest asset class in the world. The supposed experts are…

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Buy Freeport-McMoRan Inc on the Post-Earnings Dip – Yahoo Finance

webmaster - April 25, 2018

Buy Freeport-McMoRan Inc on the Post-Earnings DipYahoo Finance... its price after an impressive 2016/2017 rebound, and ditto for gold. Yet, there it is — FCX stock tumbled…

3M Co Stock Plunges on Q1 Earnings Miss, Lower Guidance – Yahoo Finance
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3M Co Stock Plunges on Q1 Earnings Miss, Lower Guidance – Yahoo Finance

webmaster - April 24, 2018

Yahoo FinanceHowever, it was still bad news for MMM stock by coming in below Wall Street's earnings per share estimate of $2.52 for the quarter. Net income…

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KO Stock Delivers Solid Q1 Amid Mounting Concerns – Nasdaq

webmaster - April 24, 2018

NasdaqYou also have Nestle S A/S ADR (OTCMKTS: NSRGY ), which finds itself in a similar fate with PepsiCo. But, as I mentioned in my " smart…

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With Few Growth Catalysts, There’s No Reason to Rush Into Yelp Inc Stock – Yahoo Finance

webmaster - April 24, 2018

With Few Growth Catalysts, There's No Reason to Rush Into Yelp Inc StockYahoo FinanceYet despite all this, the year-to-date return for YELP stock is still a respectable…

Sohn Stock Tips May Not Be Worth Peanuts – Wall Street Journal
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Sohn Stock Tips May Not Be Worth Peanuts – Wall Street Journal

webmaster - April 24, 2018

Wall Street JournalCan higher primates beat high finance? Academics have argued for decades that paying experts for stock tips is a waste of money. Don't tell that…

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Award-winning news team in Muskoka, Parry Sound, Almaguin – www.muskokaregion.com/

webmaster - April 25, 2018

www.muskokaregion.com/... three seconds and four third place finishes in a field that included over 1,700 entries in 57 categories. The Almaguin News claimed three awards in its…

High Hopes: Medical Marijuana Could Mean Big Business for SC – Free Times
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High Hopes: Medical Marijuana Could Mean Big Business for SC – Free Times

webmaster - April 25, 2018

Free TimesThose are arguments South Carolinians can expect to hear more in the next few years. The medical marijuana movement in South Carolina was built largely by…

MCT posts stable Q4 distribution – The Straits Times
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MCT posts stable Q4 distribution – The Straits Times

webmaster - April 24, 2018

The Straits TimesIncome available for distribution for the three months to March 31 rose 0.4 per cent to $64.8 million. Gross revenue edged up 1.3 per cent…

Diversity makes for a strong team – The Straits Times
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Diversity makes for a strong team – The Straits Times

webmaster - April 24, 2018

The Straits TimesDr Audi Fong's career epitomises the value of working with people of diverse backgrounds, who have different experiences and ideas. The general manager of 3M…