Sponsored by Raymond James
The 24th Annual Insurance Conference will discuss the performance of the insurance sector, as well as the challenges faced by the presenting insurance companies in meeting their liabilities, especially in the face of natural disasters. Panelists will additionally debate whether secular trends, rather than cyclical forces, dampen the sector’s outlook.
ARGO GROUP INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS, LTD.
Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (ARGO), based in Bermuda, is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance. Argo Group operates in four reporting segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Commercial Specialty, International Specialty, and Syndicate 1200.
CONIFER HOLDINGS INC.
Conifer Holdings Inc. (CNFR) is a Michigan domiciled insurance holding company offering coverage in both specialty commercial (hospitality, artisan contractors, and security service providers) and specialty personal product lines”
CRAWFORD & COMPANY
Crawford & Company (CRD.B) is the world’s largest publicly traded independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities. The company offers integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management; workers’ compensation claims and medical management; and legal settlement administration.
Employers Insurance (EIG) engages in the provision of workers’ compensation products and services. It offers insurance focused on select small businesses in low to medium hazard industries. The company was founded in April 2005 and is headquartered in Reno, NV.
FBL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
FBL Financial Group, Inc. (FFG) underwrites and markets life insurance and annuities to individuals and small businesses through its Farm Bureau Life subsidiary. The company markets its products through a core distribution force of approximately 1,862 exclusive Farm Bureau agents in 15 Midwestern and Western states.
FedNat Holding Company (FNHC) underwrites homeowners, commercial general liability, and flood insurance products through independent agents in Florida and other states. The company is exiting its legacy auto business.
HALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC.
Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) engages in the provision of insurance products. It operates through the following segments: Standard Commercial, Specialty Commercial and Personal. The Standard Commercial segment offers property, casualty, and accident insurance services. The Specialty Commercial segment includes assurance products to aviation, satellite launch, commercial umbrella, and medical professional liability. The Personal segment deals with vehicle and home insurance. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, TX.
HEALTH INSURANCE INNOVATIONS
Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ) develops, distributes and administers affordable individual health and family insurance plans and supplemental products, which include short-term medical insurance plans and guaranteed-issue and hospital indemnity plans.
INTACT FINANCIAL CORPORATION
Intact Financial Corp. (IFCZF) engages in providing property and casualty insurance in Canada and specialty insurance in North America. It operates through the following segments: Canada Insurance, U.S. Insurance and Corporate and Other. The Canada Insurance segment comprises of underwriting of automobile, home, and business insurance contracts to individual and business. The U.S. Insurance segment includes underwriting of specialty contracts to small and midsize businesses which are reported under commercial lines. The Corporate and Other segment consists of investment management, treasury and capital management and other corporate activities. The company was founded 1809 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
Tiptree Inc. (NASDAQ: TIPT) is a holding company that combines insurance operations with investment management capabilities. The Company’s principal operating subsidiary is a leading provider of specialty insurance products and related services, including credit protection, warranty, and programs which underwrite niche personal and commercial lines of insurance
UNITED INSURANCE HOLDING CORPORATION
United Insurance Holding Corporation (UIHC), through UPC Insurance, distributes homeowners, dwelling fire and flood insurance products through agents in 18 states. The company completed a merger with American Coastal Insurance Company Holding, which further expanded its commercial presence.