Jefferson Pilot Financial (Omaha) and its employee division, Benefits Partners, has awarded a contract to Research in Motion Ltd. (Waterloo, ON), to equip 100 Jefferson Pilot Benefits Partners sales and management associates with BlackBerry wireless handheld devices.
Builders Insurance Group (Atlanta) has chosen Ravello Solutions (Atlanta), a workers' comp systems provider, to develop a solution customized for its agents and policyholders.
Scottish Annuity & Life (Hamilton, Bermuda) awarded a contract to COSS Development Corp. (Mequon, WI) for development of a sales illustration system for variable life and annuity products.
AXA TO USE DEFERRAL+
New York-based AXA Financial will contract with Magner.network (Atlanta) for use of its Deferral+ sales-enabling platform. Deferral+ provides a turnkey implementation solution in the executive benefits market.
NRMA NZ (Wellington, NZ), New Zealand's largest fire and property insurer, has selected Sirius Financial Systems PLC's (London) Sirius for Underwriting software.
FED. MUTUAL & TIBCO
Federated Mutual Insurance Company (Winnipeg) chose TIBCO's (Palo Alto, CA) ActiveEnterprise to automate the workflow of policy change requests and other policy-based transactions.