Professional Development

Writing Third-Party Business May Provide Captives Tax Advantage

May 3, 2020

The biggest advantage to writing third-party business through a captive insurance company is that it may provide a tax advantage, according to David Lang, principal, consulting actuary with Milliman. An organization may be able to defer taxes on its unpaid claim liabilities, much like an insurance company. Read More

CICA Essay Contest Finalists Announced

January 16, 2020

The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) recently announced the three finalist teams in its student essay contest. Read More

ICCIE Scholarship Deadline Approaching

June 17, 2019

Scholarships for programs of study with the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) include Harry House Captive Insurance Scholarships and the Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) Distinguished Scholar Award. The application deadline for all scholarships is June 30, 2019. Award recipients will be announced in August during VCIA's annual conference. Read More

CICA's Latest Young Professionals Initiative, "NEXTGen," Underway

June 13, 2019

The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) recently launched a "NEXTGen-young & new professionals" task force, which will begin meeting over the summer with recommendations expected in the fall. Read More

ICCIE Update: ICCIE Turns 15 and Arrives at 500 ACI Designees

May 28, 2019

The International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) announced that it recently conferred its 500th Associate in Captive Insurance (ACI) designation. Currently, there are 1,200 students either enrolled in the ACI program or who have taken courses towards completing the ACI. Read More