Progressive Wants to Innovate in Commercial Auto, Too May 23, 2013The carrier has found that small business owners' demands for self-service are similar to those of personal auto customers. Who's On The Hook for Boston Claims? April 25, 2013Policyholders in the blast zone may not have an easy time recouping their losses via insurance, according to the Wall Street Journal. Video: Sentry Takes Risk Management Portal Mobile April 23, 2013The mobile version of Sentry Insight is meant to give commercial lines customers greater access to their claims information. Xuber Launches in U.S. in Response to Demand for Modern Commercial Lines Solutions April 17, 2013The software business of Xchanging is offering an end-to-end module-based solution built on a single data model. Commercial Insurers Hampered by Legacy Systems: Survey April 11, 2013FirstBest's survey of NAMIC Commercial Lines Conference attendees indicates that insurers are looking for the ability to underwrite risks faster. Argo Group Names New Head of U.S. Operations March 06, 2013Kevin Rehnberg will oversee all aspects of the specialty insurer's U.S. business. Badass Diamond Heist Boosts Case for Loss Control Tech February 20, 2013Thieves found holes in the heavy surveilled diamond supply chain and made off with $50 million in gems. Zurich Taps Pegasystems for Commercial Underwriting Process Solution December 21, 2012The global insurer seeks to reduce the complexity of its employee work environment in order to enable staff to better serve customers. Crum & Forster Sees New Policy Admin System as Key to Growth November 09, 2012Crum & Forster to deploy Accenture Duck Creek P&C software to help streamline processes, better serve customers and drive growth. Torus Leverages Portal Tech for Expanded Small Business Strategy November 05, 2012The global specialty insurer has adapted its industry-leading ESCAPE portal capabilities from its beginnings in excess casualty to commercial E&O and healthcare/medical professional liability. Business Insurers Face Tangle of Sandy Claims October 29, 2012The varied size and needs of clients represent a challenge for their insurers. MGIS Names VP of IT Operations September 06, 2012Michael Green takes over the top tech post at the physicians' insurance provider. Universal Group Upgrading to New Cover-All Policy Platform for Commercial Lines Underwriting and Rating July 23, 2012Universal Group upgrading to New Cover-All policy platform for commercial lines underwriting and rating; San Juan-based P&C carrier aims for improved efficiency and growth. Liberty Mutual Launches Commercial Insurance Portal July 10, 2012VantagePort consolidates all commercial insurance accounts held by brokers, agents and buyers. Fremont Adds Commercial Lines VP June 04, 2012Christopher Clinton comes from Great American. Rockhill Insurance Group Selects Guidewire Rating, Underwriting, Policy Admin and Billing May 10, 2012The specialty insurer hopes to gain product speed to market and process consistency. 3 Reasons a PAS Gamble Paid Off For Capitol April 12, 2012Troy Lethem, who runs information systems for the Middleton, Wisc.-based commercial lines carrier, tells Insurance & Technology why its implementation of OneShield Dragon was worth the leap of faith. Small Commercial Agents Value In-Person Visits from Carrier Reps, Hanover Study Says March 23, 2012Technology can't replace in-person meetings among this cohort, the company says. Torus Announces Intention to Enter U.S. Surety Market with Acquisition December 13, 2011The specialty insurer has acquired First Sealord Surety. Market Delivers on Promise of Increased M&A September 29, 2011The studies came fast and furious all summer: Expect more M&A activity in the insurance industry. Today, we saw two examples. What can IT departments expect?