Reflecting on Sept. 11
- Insurers to Seek Disaster Tax Breaks. Heller, Michele // American Banker;9/20/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 181, p10
Focuses on the move of the Insurance industry on seeking tax breaks in the U.S. Importance of tax break to offset claims from terrorist attack victims; Move of Congress on seeking confirmation from insurance companies to honor commitments to the victims; Prohibition by lawmakers on insurance...
- Amex Downgrading Tops Fitch Ratings Review. Schmelkin, Alissa // American Banker;9/21/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 182, p12
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- Industry's future prospects cloudy. Picoult, Myron M. // Business Insurance;11/19/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 47, p32
Focuses on the impact of the September 11 terrorist attack on the property/casualty industry in the United States. Combination of the decline in supply and increase in demand; Request for a federal role in the regulation of insurance; Factors contributing to the industry's earning dynamics and...
- Panel says insurance industry missing 'strategic opportunity'. Zolkos, Rodd // Business Insurance;2/25/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p3
Reports the impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the insurance market in Southampton, Bermuda Islands. Implications of the imposition of per passenger surcharge on insurance industry; Plans to provide war risk coverage for U.S. airlines; Devotion of companies for increased...
- Rising rates necessitate coverage reviews. Veysey, Sarah // Business Insurance;2/25/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p17
Reports the impact of September terrorist attacks in the U.S. on the status of insurance market in London, England. Performance of retail replacement operations in the country; Management strategies employed by risk managers; Need for review of management scheme by managers.
- Sept. 11, Enron push up rate hikes. Wojcik, Joanne // Business Insurance;3/11/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p3
Reports the crisis encountered by the commercial insurance market after the September 2001 terrorism in the U.S. Capability of the industry to return to adequate pricing; Decline of profitability among insurers; Impact of asbestos and environmental liabilities on the market.
- Rates up Down Under. Tomlinson, Damien // Business Insurance;3/11/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p15
Reports the increase of insurance rates in Australia from June to December 2001. Effects of the September 2001 terrorism on the status of commercial insurance rates; Percentage increase on liability coverage; Impact of the increase on the business sector.
- Sept. 11 increases cost, complexity of travel accident coverage. Ennevor, Harry // Business Insurance;3/25/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p10
Reports the implications of September 11 terrorist attacks for the business operations of insurance companies in the U.S. Increase on the price of travel accident coverage; Limitations of reinsurance capacity; Acts of war for all countries.
- Aviation rate hikes forecast. Veysey, Sarah // Business Insurance;3/25/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p15
Reports the rate increase for the aviation insurance market in London, England. Coverage restrictions for the rate hikes; Market risks in aviation industry; Implications of the September 11 terrorist attacks for the operation of aviation industry.