Hartford May Sell Rest of Corporate-Owned Life Business: Report

December 17, 2013 - Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., the insurer which rebuffed an activist's calls to split into two companies last year, is considering a sale of a business that offered companies life...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2013/12/17/314700.htm

The Hartford Reports $241M Q1 Loss Mainly Due to One-Time Charges

April 30, 2013 - Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. posted a net loss of $241 million for its 2013 first quarter, compared to net profit of $96 million reported during the first quarter of 2012. The latest...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2013/04/30/290230.htm

Paulson Hedge Fund Cuts Holdings in Hartford Financial Services

November 15, 2012 - Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson cut his third and fourth biggest portfolio holdings and made a bigger bet on a gold mining firm, according to a regulatory filing released on Thursday....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/11/15/270636.htm

Some Sandy Victims Wait As Insurance Adjusters Wait for Access, Prioritize Claims

November 5, 2012 - Pat Groover called her insurance company on Tuesday morning, the day after a massive tree gave in to storm Sandy's winds, ripped the front off a neighbor's house and pulled siding and gutters off...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2012/11/05/269375.htm

Prudential to Pay $615 Million for Hartford’s Life Insurance Unit

September 28, 2012 - Prudential Financial Inc. will buy the individual life insurance business of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. for $615 million in cash, the companies said on Thursday. Prudential said the...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/09/28/264721.htm

The Hartford’s AARP Program Looking for Agents

February 22, 2012 - The Hartford says it will be increasing the availability of its auto insurance program for members of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) by expanding its base of producers....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/02/22/235623.htm

The Hartford’s Biggest Stakeholder Wants to Split Up the Firm

February 13, 2012 - The Hartford Financial Services Group's biggest stakeholder is not happy with its stock price and wants The Hartford CEO Liam McGee to do "something drastic," including splitting up the company's...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2012/02/13/235268.htm

Companies Partner to Offer New Elevator Insurance Program

February 9, 2012 - JM Associates/Burnham + Company, a division of Hub International Northeast, announced today that The Hartford will now be the general liability carrier for its national elevator program. The new...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/02/09/234899.htm

P/C Insurance Industry Enlisting Veterans in Talent War

January 17, 2012 - The property/casualty insurance industry is calling on the military for help in the talent war. Through special units, concerted outreach, mentoring programs, job fairs and partnerships with...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/01/17/231356.htm

The Hartford Shedding Bank Used for TARP Bailout

May 23, 2011 - The Hartford is divesting Federal Trust Bank, the Florida thrift it acquired in 2009 in order to receive federal bailout money as part of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). Davenport,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/05/23/199667.htm

A.M. Best Revises Outlook for The Hartford

April 12, 2011 - A.M. Best Co. has revised the outlook to stable from negative and affirmed the issuer credit rating (ICR) of "bbb+" of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. A.M. Best also has affirmed the...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/04/12/194334.htm

The Hartford Targets Homeowners with Electric Vehicles

April 7, 2011 - The Hartford has added electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at three of its major campuses in Connecticut, an effort tied to the insurer's decision to add EV charging equipment and green...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2011/04/07/193669.htm

Insurers, Brokers Settle Spitzer-Era Bid-Rigging Case for $37 Million

March 23, 2011 - Lawyers for a majority of the 15 insurance company and broker defendants in a long-running suit accusing them of bid-rigging are scheduled to be in court today outlining a proposed settlement that...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/03/23/191262.htm

SPECIAL REPORT: Extreme Weather Batters Insurance Industry

February 9, 2011 - In Chester County, South Carolina, off a dirt road in the middle of a field, insurance companies are literally unleashing a storm. To simulate hurricane-like conditions, an industry group has built...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/02/09/183955.htm

The Hartford Sees 4Q Profits Grow

February 3, 2011 - The Hartford reported a larger fourth-quarter profit, as improving results in its wealth management unit offset a variety of cost pressures in its property and casualty insurance business. The...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/02/03/183211.htm

The Hartford to Offer Program to American Kennel Club Dog Owners

December 8, 2010 - The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. has launched a program that will offer auto and home insurance to American Kennel Club (AKC) dog owners. Through this alliance, the company will also...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/12/08/115508.htm

The Hartford Broadens Equipment Rental, Sales Businesses Coverage

November 11, 2010 - Equipment suppliers often have protection needs that extend beyond the scope of a traditional property policy. Whether a business rents tents and tables for special events, sells industrial...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/11/11/114790.htm

The Hartford Boosts Profits in Q3

November 3, 2010 - The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. reported third quarter 2010 net income of $666 million. This compares to the company's third quarter 2009 net loss of $220 million. The Hartford reported...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/11/03/114586.htm

The Hartford Expands Coverage For Healthcare Providers

October 19, 2010 - As the aging population and advances in medical technology fuel the healthcare industry's rapid expansion, providers face new growth opportunities and specialized protection needs. To help...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/10/19/114119.htm

Eckerle Joins The Hartford in Technology Post

October 18, 2010 - James Eckerle has joined The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. as executive vice president, Strategic Initiatives and Enterprise Technology. In this newly created role, Eckerle will report to...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/10/18/114117.htm