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  • Compensating the Victims of the Paris Terror Attacks

    By Jean-Pierre Mlynarczyk|January 29, 2015|English

    France is still recovering from its worst terrorist episode in decades, following two deadly attacks by extremists in the capital. Twelve people were massacred at the offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo on 7 January 2015. The next day a...

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  • The Pros and Cons of (De)Centralization When Placing Facultative

    By Chris Crowder|January 28, 2015|English

    The following question was posed recently by a client: "Is it better to place Facultative from a centralized purchase point (i.e., Home Office), or on a decentralized basis (i.e., the Field)?" In considering the question, a colleague shared...

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  • Demystifying Dementia

    By Ross Campbell|January 26, 2015|English

    It is estimated that 35 million people worldwide had dementia in 2010, but by 2050 that number will exceed 115 million. Today, most people have relatives or know someone who is suffering from dementia. But what is dementia, exactly? The word “dementia”...

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  • Millennials in the Workforce - Understanding the New Employee

    By Marissa Valente|January 25, 2015|English

    In just 10 years, by 2025, millennials will make up an estimated 75% of the global workforce. They will inevitably change the landscape of numerous industries and re-shape the way we think about work. With the average age of a U.S. insurance professional...

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  • Latin America - A Framework for Growth

    By Joaquin Orejas|January 22, 2015|English

    The Latin American insurance market has grown at an average annual rate of 17% over the last 10 years, from around USD42 billion to USD167 billion. Yet Latin America still accounts for only 4% of global insurance premium, well short of the region’s...

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  • Critical Illness Producer Perspectives

    By Steve Rowley|January 20, 2015|English

    As insurers, we can think of many groups as our “customers.” These range from the individuals we insure to the shareholders whose investments we’re charged with protecting. Somewhere in the middle of the group of customers is the agent...

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