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Pete Carrucciu

Real Estate Market Conditions Report

By Commercial Insurance
Your exclusive Real Estate market conditions update is here! Pete Carruciu, Senior Vice President of our Real Estate and Construction Practice, has provided his forecast for the Habitational Downstate NY market. The outlook right now may seem disheartening. But with the right guidance, your company can and will weather the...
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Insurance Market Trends

2020 Market Trends Report

By Commercial Insurance
Our exclusive Market Trends Report is here! This proprietary analysis provides exclusive ratings to help insurance buyers more fully understand the impact of market conditions on their insurance costs, terms, conditions and overall availability. Our report finds that insurance market volatility shows no sign of abating any time soon. With...
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cannabis insurance

Insuring cannabis risks a lot like food, pharma

By Commercial Insurance, Food & Beverage, Life Sciences
By Michael Pearl -- Cannabis-related businesses share many of the same exposures as agricultural, food & beverage and pharmaceutical manufacturers. They all require workers’ compensation, general liability and property insurance. However, only a handful of insurers have an appetite for cannabis-related business risks. Limits are often lower than many businesses...
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employers turn to self-insurance

Self-funding Cuts Benefit Costs for Employers

By Employee Benefits
By Nicos Mamatos -- Frustrated by the escalating cost of employee health insurance, small and midsize employers increasingly are turning to self-insurance. Employers that self-fund their employees’ health benefits save money by avoiding state premium taxes assessed on insured benefit plans, which shaves 1.5% to 3% off their annual cost....
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