Items Tagged with 'Insurance'


  • Insurance startup Covered grows leadership team with two new hires

    Robert Brennan joins as CRO, Mickey Freeman hired as COO
    Covered Insurance Solutions, an insurance startup that connects consumers and mortgage lenders to insurance providers and a winner of the HousingWire Magazine HW Tech100 in 2018, is expanding its management team by bringing in a pair of industry stalwarts. Here's the skinny on the new hires.
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  • Law firm levies lawsuit at Tower Hill Insurance for fraud in Hurricane Irma claims

    Hurricane Litigation Group files lawsuit against Tower Hill Insurance, alleging fraud against hurricane victims
    Hurricane Litigation Group has filed a lawsuit against Tower Hill Insurance claiming that the insurance company, along with its associates, have defrauded victims of Hurricane Irma of insurance claims money. The suit alleges that Tower Hill conspired with Ladder Now and Humble to underpay or deny compensation to victims of the storm.
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  • Down payment insurer ValueInsured now offering refi protection

    Protects equity if borrower needs to sell at a loss in the future
    ValueInsured, a company that provides down payment insurance for borrowers, is now also offering equity protection for borrowers who want to refinance their mortgage. Through the +Plus Equity Protection program, borrowers pay a premium in exchange for ValueInsured agreeing to reimburse up to the full amount of their equity under certain conditions.
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  • Insurance startup Covered plans expansion after capital raise

    Seed round of funding brings investments from venture capital firms
    Covered Insurance, a Denver-based startup that connects consumers and mortgage lenders to insurance providers, announced recently that it completed a seed round of funding in which the company raised $700,000. The company said that it plans to use the money to expand its operations to markets throughout the country.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Managing litigation inside and out

    How an in-house team of lawyers can benefit your company
    Managing internal communications and preventing employees from destroying privilege, which can happen simply by including individuals outside the company on communications that are privileged, is one of the most critical aspects of litigation management.
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  • ComplianceEase now offering warranty for compliance defects

    New program provides TRID, QM compliance insurance
    ComplianceEase is now offering a warranty program for loans that are found to have compliance defects. The program, called AssureCert, is a comprehensive insurance-backed warranty program for loans that have been audited by ComplianceEase’s ComplianceAnalyzer solution.
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  • At long last: ING completes exit from disastrous US business ventures

    Completes divestment of Voya Financial
    With the sale of 45.6 million shares of Voya Financial, ING Group announced Wednesday that its exit from the U.S. retirement, investment and insurance business is complete. ING agreed to divest itself from Voya at the direction of the European Commission, as part of its bailout of ING.
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