Posted 6 days ago by Robert Sterngold

How can British expats in the EU, either already there or wanting to move, plan for their health insurance after Brexit? Ed Watling, employee benefits consultant, Mattioli Woods looks at EU healthcare and what clients need to bear in mind.

According to UN figures, there are an estimated 1.3 million British citizens living in (European Union) EU countries. By far the biggest community…

Globiana Monthly: Breaking down the "us vs. them" mentality through culture

Posted 6 days ago by Elena Mosko

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I think many will agree — we’re living through some challenging times. Recent events here in the US, for example, have brought terms like racism, extremism, and nationalism back to the top of many discussions. These are events that make us have to take a longer…

Globiana's COO on the Importance of Global Competence Training

Posted 10 days ago by Felicia Shermis

Each year corporate travelers take some 480 million business trips and there are an estimated 56 million business expats worldwide. The cost to a company when these globally mobile people are not performing, or even worse, are doing harm by not knowing the cultural codes of their business counterparts, is great. To be successful in a cross-border, multicultural business world, you simply can’t afford…

Mitigating Risks for Globally Mobile Talent

Posted 10 days ago by Elena Mosko

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) estimates that $1.33 trillion was spent on business travel in 2017 alone. And AIRINC’s most recent Mobility Outlook Survey (2018) reports that 54 percent of companies anticipate an increased demand for cross-border mobility this year. In addition to a higher number of business travelers, there is also a greater variety in length and scope of business…

AFL Insurance Brokers expands International Property and Energy Practice with senior hires

Posted 10 days ago by Natalia Bond

Mark Ritson and Peter Draper will lead expansion of Property and Energy business working with global producers and markets .

London, 18 July, 2019: Independent Lloyd’s broker AFL Insurance Brokers Ltd (AFL) today announces the appointment of experienced brokers Mark Ritson and Peter Draper, who join AFL as Directors of International Property and Energy.


Pacific Prime divulges key insights on the State of Health Insurance

Posted 1 month ago by Jonathan J. Hsieh, Esq.

Global insurance intermediary Pacific Prime has released their latest State of Health Insurance Report 2018-2019, which reviews the trends developed over the past year and looks ahead at the future challenges in the world of international private medical insurance.

In its…

How to define and act on the relationship between pay and financial wellbeing

Posted 1 month ago by Nick Howarth

How to define and act on the relationship between pay and financial wellbeing

It is likely that, from time to time, we all experience some form of stress in our employment. We may be able to cope with this in the short term, however, if an employee has the persistent worry of their finances to also deal with, this can not only damage the employee’s mental health and wellbeing,…

Employee Benefits Director

Posted 2 months ago by Gabriel Tomas

My name is Gabriel Tomas Carmona, 44. In February I’ve been appointed as EB Director at COGESA and my role is focusing to grow COGESA on Employee Benefits lines.

My experience, as generalist Account executive in Generali and Willis Towers Watson for more than 16 years, surely will be an added value to achieve our purpose.

The EB Department of Cogesa, works hand to hand with…

Hanover Stone and Apetrop USA Collaborate to Assist Commercial Insurers & Captives with Long-Tail Liabilities

Posted 8 months ago by John J. Kelly, CPCU

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NEW YORK, NY and BRATTLEBORO, VT, September 12, 2018 - Hanover Stone Partners, a risk management services firm with expertise in a broad range of critical risk disciplines, and Apetrop USA, which provides runoff liability transfer, closure and related services to insurers, captives and reinsurers, have agreed to collaborate on assisting commercial insurers…

Changes Coming to Axco Tools: Find a Broker

Posted 8 months ago by Anya Robinson

In an effort to make sure Axco tools reflect current local broker contact information, we have made changes to CIMS, Insight Compliance and Insight EB.    WBM members will now see a "Find a Broker" link on the landing pages for Insight Compliance and Insight EB, and will be redirected to these tools when looking for the information in CIMS.  Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions.…



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