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Content tagged with Compliance posted in September 2012
Top 10 Criticisms of Insurance Companies
News  |  9/27/2012  | 
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services studied market conduct exams in both P&C and life to find out what pain points are most common in dealings with insurance carriers.
Former Minn. Gov. Pawlenty to Head U.S. Financial Lobbying Group
News  |  9/20/2012  | 
Former Republican presidential hopeful Tim Pawlenty will become the head of the Financial Services Roundtable, a U.S. bank lobbying group that represents Allstate, JP Morgan Chase and Wells Fargo, among other financial companies, the group said on Thursday.

Reinsurers Must Optimize Data Utilization to Maximize Profitability
Commentary  |  9/17/2012  | 
Many reinsurers fail to fully utilize their data, leaving open the potential to make costly mistakes regarding what business they book, how they allocate capital and how they prepare for changes in the market.
LA Doctors, Patients Sue Health Net for Denying Claims
News  |  9/14/2012  | 
The group representing Los Angeles doctors has joined with two patients to sue Health Net Inc for denying claims based on the insurer's definition of "medical necessity."

9/11/2012: Reflections on a Normal Day
Commentary  |  9/10/2012  | 
"Back to business" in the post-9/11 era has also meant many changes in routine business activities.
Insurance Investment Rules Are Changing -- Ready or Not
Commentary  |  9/9/2012  | 
The fixed-income investment landscape has changed dramatically over the past 15 years, yet investment guidelines set out by the NAIC have stayed largely the same. Now, state regulators are starting to catch up, which means insurers must update their investment policies, compliance procedures, and the technology that supports them.
Spread News of Corporate Good Citizenship with Social Media
Commentary  |  9/7/2012  | 
Insurers are doing important work in their communities. Tweeting, posting and blogging provide an opportunity to communicate these efforts to a wider audience and to make them an ongoing part of an insurer's engagement with the public.

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