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Reuters  3 hrs ago  Comment 
Wall Street expressed growing doubts about a pending $54 billion merger of U.S. health insurers Anthem Inc and Cigna Corp on Monday as news of management squabbles added to concerns over its review by antitrust regulators.
Clusterstock  10 hrs ago  Comment 
By Bill Berkrot (Reuters) - Wall Street expressed growing doubts about a pending $54 billion merger of U.S. health insurers Anthem Inc and Cigna Corp on Monday as news of management squabbles added to concerns over its review by antitrust...
Insurance Journal  May 23  Comment 
Iowa Insurance Commissioner NickĀ Gerhart says federal health officials are unlawfully withholding millions of dollars owed to a failed health insurance co-op in his state. Gerhart, who is Liquidator for CoOportunity Health, filed suit against the...
The Hindu Business Line  May 22  Comment 
Health insurance for alternative treatments like Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (Ayush) is set to expand with the Centre taking steps to get insurers to develop packages for traditional...
Motley Fool  May 22  Comment 
Learn more about Medicare's parts, benefits, premiums, and coverage.
Motley Fool  May 21  Comment 
The nation's largest insurer is waiving the white flag, but these three insurers still see opportunity in Obamacare.
Motley Fool  May 21  Comment 
Get the simple tips you need to know to be a smarter healthcare shopper.
Insurance Journal  May 20  Comment 
New York health insurers have proposed premium increases averaging 17.3 percent for next year in the market for individuals and 12 percent for small groups. The New York State Department of Financial Services often reduces proposed increases...
Forbes  May 20  Comment 
No one wins popularity points by defending health insurance companies or their handsomely paid executives. But the bottom line is, when insurance companies lose money, they raise the rates for health insurance coverage.
Forbes  May 18  Comment 
In trading on Wednesday, banking & savings shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 2.4%. Leading the group were shares of Barclays (BCS), up about 5.8% and shares of First Bancorp (FBP) up about 5.6% on the day.




 

The health insurance industry consists of companies that provide clients ranging from individuals to large institutions with health insurance. Like other insurers these companies make money by charging their clients a premiums for their insurance contracts and investing those premiums in the market.

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