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Private Flood Insurance Growth Could be Boon for Claims Professionals

What’s more, the chief executive officer of Poulton Associates — a managing general agent that sells private alternatives to the National Flood Insurance Program — said his firm will soon launch a new program that will allow insurance agents to quote the cost for additional flood coverage for every policy in their book of business. These developments come after a ...

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Cadillac CT4 Starts At $33,900, Goes On Sale In 2020

The Luxury, Premium Luxury, and Sport trims come standard with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder making 237 horsepower (177 kilowatts) and 258 pound-feet (350 Newton-meters) of torque while running through an eight-speed automatic. As an option, the Premium Luxury grade is available with a 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder producing 309 hp (230 kW) and 348 lb-ft (472 Nm) of torque. It hooks ...

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Cadillac Just Ended Production Of Its Most Popular Car

It’s official, the final Cadillac XTS just rolled off the assembly line ending production of Cadillac’s most popular car. The XTS was built as an offering to the traditional comfort-seeking Cadillac customer while the brand tried to make a business selling high-performance luxury sedans. In the end, the XTS won the sales battle and now we say goodbye to Cadillac’s ...

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Dodge Charger Stealing Sales Even From Camaro And Mustang

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is literally killing it with its performance two- and four- models. During the third quarter of 2019, the Challenger outsold its rivals Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro with 18,031 units finding homes versus 16,823 for the Ford and 12,275 for the Chevy, respectively. It turns out that not only the Challenger steals customers from the Mustang and ...

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Shelby GT500 Right-Hand-Drive Conversion Could Cost At Least $300,000

Australian fans of the Ford Mustang who want the 2020 Shelby GT500 may have to shell out some serious cash. According to Cars Guide, the high-powered Mustang won’t come from Ford. Instead, Mustang Motorsport will import and convert the GT500 to right-hand drive. It won’t be cheap, but it also may not happen. According to the report, Mustang Motorsport wants ...

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Iranian Oil Tanker Struck, Probably by Missiles: Iran Media

The incident, which has yet to be independently confirmed, is the latest involving oil tankers in the Red Sea and Gulf area, and is likely to ratchet up tensions between Tehran and Riyadh, long-time regional foes fighting a proxy war in Yemen, which lies at the southern end of the Red Sea. The reports offered sometimes diverging accounts. Iranian state-run ...

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Argo Group Under SEC Scrutiny Over Executives’ Compensation

The company, working with the assistance of outside counsel, is fully cooperating with the SEC and does not believe that the amounts involved are material to the company’s financial position or results of operations,” Argo said in an emailed statement. The investigation comes after an activist investor, Voce Capital Management, accused Argo of misusing corporate assets, including company-owned aircraft and ...

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Daimler Recalls Thousands of Mercedes-Benz Vehicles over Diesel Emissions

Weekly Bild am Sonntag on Sunday reported a recall of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vehicles was imminent after KBA warned the luxury carmaker that the transporter vans may contain illegal engine management software. “Mercedes-Benz customers will be notified in writing over further actions if their vehicle is subject to the recall and a software update can be installed,” the company said. Daimler ...

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Insuring Cannabis Summit Announces Agenda and Speakers

Today Insurance Journal has announced the agenda and speakers for the Insuring Cannabis Summit. This is a virtual, all-day event beginning at 9am Pacific on Thursday, October 17, 2019. “We received over 90 speaker submissions for the event,” says Don Jergler, Insurance Journal West Editor and Editor of the Insuring Cannabis Newsletter. “There were such high-quality, expert submissions. It was ...

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