<![CDATA[News]]> https://www.risk-strategies.com/ en info@risk-strategies.com Copyright 2021 2021-08-05T14:28:53-04:00 <![CDATA[Risk Strategies Buys Centric Actuarial Solutions in Kansas]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/risk-strategies-buys-centric-actuarial-solutions-in-kansas#When:17:04:05Z Insurance Journal

National specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, acquired property/casualty actuarial consulting firm Centric Actuarial Solutions LLC, based in Overland Park, Kansas.

Terms of the deal were not announced.

<![CDATA[COO to CFO: transitioning roles during a pandemic]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/coo-to-cfo-transitioning-roles-during-a-pandemic#When:15:20:40Z Insurance Business America

Sharon Edwards transitioned from COO to CFO of Risk Strategies this January, helping the brokerage adapt to the rapid growth experienced over the last year.

<![CDATA[Managing catastrophe risks amid wave of non-renewals]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/managing-catastrophe-risks-amid-wave-of-non-renewals#When:13:39:07Z Insurance Business Magazine

According to Steve Pincus, national personal lines practice leader at Risk Strategies, the increased frequency and magnitude of natural disasters like wildfires, wind, flooding, hail storms and tornados have greatly affected the entire insurance market, including personal lines. This leads to virtually all insurance placements becoming more difficult to negotiate.

<![CDATA[Risk Strategies Acquires Centric Actuarial Solutions, LLC]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/risk-strategies-acquires-centric-actuarial-solutions-llc#When:13:57:11Z Risk Strategies, a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced it has acquired property and casualty actuarial consulting firm Centric Actuarial Solutions, LLC. Terms of the deal were not announced.

<![CDATA[CLDA launches the Industry Leaders Advisory Group to support strategic direction]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/clda-launches-the-industry-leaders-advisory-group-to-support-strategic-direction#When:13:27:44Z ajot.com

Bryan Ice, CIC is Director of Sales – Transportation at Risk Strategies. He has been involved in the insurance industry since 2003, assuming his position at Risk Strategies in 2017.

<![CDATA[As California wineries lose insurance, some fear this fire season will be their last]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/as-california-wineries-lose-insurance-some-fear-this-fire-season-will-be-their-last#When:12:54:17Z The San Francisco Chronicle

For decades, it’s been standard for many California wineries to insure their properties against wildfire damage, said Nicholas Svetcoff, a broker at Risk Strategies in Burlingame who works primarily with wineries.

<![CDATA[Without Insurance, Many California Wineries May Face a Disastrous Wildfire Season]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/without-insurance-many-california-wineries-may-face-a-disastrous-wildfire-season#When:22:56:41Z Robb Report

Insurers began feeling the strain of wildfires more acutely in 2017, when a series of blazes afflicted numerous properties, with one insurance area broker, Risk Strategies, telling the Chronicle that it had 180 wineries making claims that necessitated $22 million in insurance payouts.

<![CDATA[How can we insure NFTs?]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/how-can-we-insure-nfts#When:18:22:54Z Insurance Business America

“NFTs really came on to our radar with the huge Christie’s sale,” said Mary Pontillo, SVP and national fine arts practice leader for Risk Strategies. “The first immediate issue for us was that the fine art policies that we sell provide coverage for physical loss or damage. But how do you cover physical loss or damage for NFTs?”

<![CDATA[Bay Area Wineries Hit By Wildfires Getting Hammered By Skyrocketing Insurance Prices]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/bay-area-wineries-hit-by-wildfires-getting-hammered-by-skyrocketing-insurance-prices#When:17:48:35Z KPIX.com

Some Bay Area wineries hit hard by recent fires, and now getting hit with another problem. Allen Martin they are forced to pay for more expensive insurance coverage, or have no coverage at all.

<![CDATA[Largest Insurance Brokers in Massachusetts]]> https://risk-strategies.com/knowledge-center/article/largest-insurance-brokers-in-massachusetts#When:14:43:25Z Boston Business Journal

5. Risk Strategies Co., 160 Federal St. Boston, MA 02110