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Merrill DataSite Recognized as “Technology Provider of the Year” by GrowthBusiness at the M&A Awards 2014 Event

Award celebrates deal making excellence in extraordinary market conditions over the past 12 months

USI Insurance Services Acquires BHB Insurance Services

USI Insurance Services announced the closing of the acquisition of BHB Insurance Services headquartered in Toms River, N.J. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Guy Carpenter’s Global Marine & Energy Specialty appoints Head of EMEA & International P&I Business

Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, a leading global risk and reinsurance specialist and member of Marsh & McLennan Companies, today announced the appointment of Simon Smith as Head of EMEA & International P&I Business, effective 1 September.

Health Brokers Are Capitalizing On The Need For Employers To Reduce And Control Their Health Plan Costs

Employer health plan expenditures have quadrupled over the past twenty years despite the fact that co-pays and deductibles have risen sharply over the same time period.

Obamacare on Path Back to High Court After Ruling Split

The U.S. Supreme Court may not be done with Obamacare yet.

Prudential Retirement Promotes Gary Ward To Head Of Stable Value

Prudential Retirement announced today that Gary Ward, previously head of Prudential Retirementís Investment Only Stable Value Business, has been promoted to the head of Stable Value for Prudential Retirement.

ACON Investments Acquires Injured Workers Pharmacy

ACON Equity Partners III, L.P., a private equity investment fund affiliated with ACON Investments, L.L.C. announced it has completed the purchase of Injured Workers Pharmacy, L.L.C., from Audax Group and Parthenon Capital Partners.

Lockton and GetInsured Partner to Offer Employers Individual Health Insurance Exchange Solutions

GetInsured, a leading health insurance exchange platform, announced today it has partnered with Lockton, the world's largest privately held independent insurance broker, to offer employers customized health insurance solutions for employees who do not qualify for sponsored plans.

Eastbridge Report Looks at 2013 Voluntary Sales by Employer Size

According to Eastbridge Consulting Groupís U.S. State ESI and EPI Data for 2013 report, the employer segment with over 2,500 employees accounted for the largest volume of voluntary sales again last year.

Beyond Crisis: Focusing On A Culture Of Workplace Safety Can Deliver Bottom Line Results

While the number of workplace accident rates is on the decline in the U.S., a number of high-profile and serious accidents in recent years has led to new safety processes.

Natural Disaster Insurance Payout Reached $22 Billion By Mid-Year, According To Impact Forecasting Catastrophe Report

Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today issues its mid-year Global Catastrophe Recap report, which aggregates the key global natural disaster perils data for the first half of 2014.

Second Circuit Reinstates Asbestos Judgment Against Travelers

Court orders insurer to pay $500 million in asbestos-related settlements

Adele S. Simmons to Retire from Marsh & McLennan Companies Board of Directors in May 2015

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. announced today that Adele S. Simmons, a member of the Companyís Board of Directors since 1978, will retire from the Board effective May 20, 2015

Employees Not As Happy With Their Workplaces Or Benefits, Unum Finds

Quality benefits education linked to worker ratings of their employers and benefits packages

LOMA Secure Retirement Institute Introduces Third Course in FSRI Designation

Course Provides Gateway to Certificate in Retirement Essentials

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