The Risk Management Society (RIMS) has cancelled its 2020 Annual Conference and Exhibition, making it the latest industry event to fall victim to COVID-19.
Participants in high deductible health plans (HDHPs) will maintain eligibility to health savings accounts (HSA) even if testing or treatment for coronavirus is provided before their deductible is met.
The Self-Insurance Institute of America (SIIA) has cancelled its Self-Insured Health Plan Executive Forum, scheduled for March 16-18, due to rapidly escalating concerns related to COVID-19.
Lance Abbott, the president of BevCap Management and director of BevCap Captive Group, has been named as the next chair of the Captive Insurance Companies Association’s (CICA) board of directors.
The year 2020 is set to see a marked increase in captive formations, according to Mike Meehan, a consultant at Milliman.
North Carolina is hoping to to grow its captive industry by encouraging more of its local agriculture forms to set up captives in the state.
Roundstone will host its annual Medical Captive Forum in downtown Cleveland on May 6-7.
At least three captive industry events have now fallen victim to the COVID-19 virus, leaving conference planners contemplating the best course of action in dealing with upcoming industry events.
Artex Risk Solutions has named Stewart McLaughlin to the newly created position of business development director for Europe.
On March 9 equity markets suffered some of their worst days of trading since 2008, leaving captives with large equity positions in their investment portfolios facing the prospect of heavy losses.