AM Best to Join COVID-19 Litigation Trends Panel at the Re/Insurance Lounge

Lenore Staats

Classified in: Covid-19 virus
Subjects: Product/Service, Webcast

AM Best will join a virtual panel session focused on COVID-19 litigation and threats on Oct. 8, 2020, as part of the Re/Insurance Lounge, a forum for insurance- and reinsurance-related discussions.

Sridhar Manyem, director, industry research and analytics, will join a panel session, titled, “Covid-19 Litigation and Threats.” This session will look at the growing threat of lawsuits in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the issues around policy language, the potential scope of claims and include an overview of the related lawsuits and litigation.

As head of the rating agency’s industry research

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5 student money questions, answered

Lenore Staats

If you’re a student, this school year probably doesn’t look exactly the way you had hoped. The pandemic has added a new layer of concerns – and that’s on top of the usual challenges students face as they adapt to university life. (You know, like making new friends, studying for exams and trying not to blow your whole month’s budget in the first few days.)

While we may not be able to predict the next wave of social distancing regulations, we can offer some advice on thinking smarter about your money. We spoke to five students to answer their most

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Global Social Business Intelligence Market Trajectory & Analytics 2020-2027 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Lenore Staats

The “Social Business Intelligence – Global Market Trajectory & Analytics” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Social Business Intelligence estimated at US$1.7 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$7.9 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 24.7% over the period 2020-2027.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $504.9 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 24.1% CAGR

The Social Business Intelligence market in the U.S. is estimated at US$504.9 Million in the year 2020. China, the world’s second largest economy, is forecast

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Biggest mutual funds and ETFs with the best 10-year returns

Lenore Staats

Bigger doesn’t always mean better.

With an average 10-year gain of roughly 12% — and more than $3 trillion in AUM — the industry’s 20 biggest mutual funds and ETFs were outpaced by the broader fund industry, Morningstar Direct data show. Index trackers such as the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) and the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust (DIA), meanwhile, posted gains of 14.87% and 13.60%, respectively, according to Morningstar Direct data.

In bonds, the iShares Core US Aggregate Bond ETF (AGG) generated a gain of 3.65%.

Despite some impressive short-term returns, the year-to-date average among the

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