insurer insurer  /ɪn ˈʃʊ rər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a financial institution that sells insurance

Usage(s):

  1. The insurer said Greenberg hijacked Starr and the trust when he was ousted as the company's CEO in 2005 amid an accounting scandal.
  2. American International Group, the world's largest insurer, recently reported the biggest loss in the company's history largely due to an $11 billion writedown on its CDS holdings.
  3. The insurer said Greenberg hijacked Starr and the trust when he was ousted as the company's CEO in 2005 amid an accounting scandal.

News

  1. Insurer ends coverage of compounded drugs

    BOSTON - The second largest health insurer in Massachusetts will soon stop covering specialty medications known as compounded drugs because of cost and safety concerns.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

  2. Insurer ends specialty drugs coverage

    The second largest health insurer in Massachusetts has announced that it will no longer cover specialty medications known as compounded drugs, months after a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak was traced to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WPRI Providence

  3. Insurer stops covering compounded drugs

    The second largest health insurer in Massachusetts has announced that it will no longer cover specialty medications known as compounded drugs, months after a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak was traced to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WWLP Springfield

Quotes

  1. "It's the interconnectedness and the fear of the unknown, meaning the impact of a failure," said Roger Altman, a former Treasury official under President Clinton. "The prospect of the world's largest insurer failing, together with the...
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Roger Altman Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "This office wants to know when and if MBIA and Ambac disclosed to bond issuers - the cities, towns, districts and other public authorities - that their financial condition as an insurer was being severely impacted as a result of their involvement...
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: William Galvin Source: Forbes

  3. "The private insurer gave advice to Victoria Police that they wanted to settle legal costs," Mr Bracks said.
    on Mar 4, 2007 By: Steve Bracks Source: NEWS.com.au

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