Chordas, Lori
June 2010
Best's Review;Jun2010, Vol. 111 Issue 2, p48
Trade Publication
The article discusses the implications of the plans of the health insurance companies in the U.S. to enter to health insurance markets in other countries. According to Sherry Manetta, head of Conning's strategic advisory services, overseas markets provide opportunities for U.S. health insurance companies to diversify geographically and to improve investments. Manetta also highlights the two big trends for stand-alone health plans in the global markets,


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