The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has released the first three webinars in its 2021 Digital Education Series. The three webinars include "Captives 101—Understanding Captive Basics," "Taking Your Medical Stop-Loss to the Next Level," and "Navigating from a Segregated Cell to a Wholly Owned Captive."
An enterprise-wide approach to sustainability that incorporates opportunities and risks over the long term is one of the latest phases of companies' efforts to communicate nonfinancial issues such as social responsibility and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) matters, according to a new guide.
The International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) has announced the availability of several scholarship opportunities. ICCIE is accepting applications for the 2021 Harry House Captive Insurance Scholarship and the Vermont Captive Insurance Association Distinguished Scholar Award.
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.
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.
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.