In Partnership with Raymond James

20th Annual Insurance Industry Conference

Monday March 21, 2016 8:00 AM - Tuesday March 22, 2016 1:45 PM
NYSSA Conference Center
Available as: Live Session;
Categories: Conference, Industry Conference, Programs for Members

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Day 1:

8:00am - 8:25am
Check-in & Continental Breakfast

8:25am - 8:30am
Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:30am - 9:05am
Industry Overview, Insurance Information Institute
The Insurance Information Institute is dedicated to improve public understanding of insurance by providing definitive insurance information to the media, governments, regulatory organizations, universities, and the public.

9:05am - 9:40am
Selective Insurance Group (SIGI)
Selective, through independent agents, offers primary and alternative market insurance for commercial and personal risks, and flood insurance underwritten by the National Flood Insurance Program.

9:40am - 10:15am
Kingstone Companies Inc. (KINS)
Kingstone is a provider of property and casualty insurance products to small businesses and individuals in New York. Kingstone’s product lines include personal lines, commercial liability, commercial automobile and livery physical damage and other.

10:15am - 10:25am

10:25am - 11am
Conifer Holdings, Inc. (CNFR)
Conifer is an insurance holding company based in Michigan that focuses on underserved markets in specialty commercial and personal product lines and writes business on an admitted and excess & surplus (E&S) basis. The company has a network of 4,500 independent agents and approximately 2,200 sales offices writing business in 44 states.

11:00am - 11:35am
Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (AGII)
Argo Group International Holdings is a Bermuda-based international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market.

11:35am - 12:05pm
RLI Corp. (RLI)
RLI Corp is a specialty property and casualty insurer operating throughout America providing a wide range of property, casualty, and surety coverages.

12:05pm - 12:45pm

12:45pm - 1:20pm
United Insurance Holding Corporation (UIHC)
UPC Insurance distributes homeowners, dwelling fire and flood insurance products through nearly 2,500 agents in eight states.

1:20pm - 1:55pm
Atlas Financial Holdings Inc. (AFH)
Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, underwrites commercial automobile insurance policies. The company offers insurance for taxi cabs, limousine, non-emergency para-transit and livery and business autos.

1:55pm - 2:10pm

2:10pm - 2:45pm
Crawford & Company (CRD.B)
Crawford & Company is an independent provider of claims management, BPO and consulting solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities in over 70 countries globally.

2:45pm - 3:20pm
Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (IPCC)
Infinity Property & Casualty is an automobile insurance company specializing in urban, Hispanic and non-standard risks.

3:20pm - 4:00pm
Independence Holding Company (IHC)
Independence Holding Company is a holding company principally engaged in the life and health insurance business.  It owns a 90% controlling interest in American Independence Corp. (AMIC), which owns Independence American Insurance Company, IHC Risk Solutions LLC (which the company recently agreed to sell), IHC Specialty Benefits, and controlling interests in certain agencies and call centers.

Closing Remarks

Day 2:

8:00am - 8:25am
Check-in & Continental Breakfast

8:25am - 8:30am
Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:30am - 9:05am
Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL)
Hallmark Financial Services engages in marketing, distributing, underwriting and servicing commercial, personal, and general aviation insurance, as well as providing other insurance related services.

9:05am - 9:40am:
ProAssurance Corp. (PRA)
ProAssurance is an industry-leading specialty insurance company with extensive expertise in medical professional liability, products liability for medical technology and life sciences and legal professional liability.

9:40am - 10:15am
Federated National Holding Company (FNHC)
Federated National distributes homeowners, commercial general liability, and flood insurance products through over 3,300 independent agents in the state Florida.

10:15am - 10:25am

10:25am - 11:00am
Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. (BCRH)
Blue Capital is a collateralized reinsurer that underwrites a diverse book of short-tail property catastrophe collateralized reinsurance contracts.

11:00am - 11:35am
FBL Financial Group (FFG)
Through its primary operating subsidiary, Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company, FBL underwrites and markets a broad range of life insurance and annuities, which are distributed by multiline exclusive Farm Bureau agents.

11:35am - 12:05pm
1347 Property Insurance Holdings, Inc. (PIH)
Spun off in 2014 from Kingsway Financial Services, Baton Rouge-based PIH provides property and casualty insurance to individuals in Louisiana.  More recently, the company expanded in Florida and Texas.

12:05pm - 12:35pm

12:35pm - 1:10pm
EMC Insurance Group, Inc. (EMCI)
EMC Insurance primarily focuses on the sale of commercial lines property/casualty insurance to small and medium sized businesses in the Midwest. The company also offers reinsurance and personal lines insurance.

1:10pm - 1:45pm
State National Companies Inc. (SNC)
State National Companies is a provider of specialty property and casualty insurance across the U.S. The company’s two principal business segments are Program Services, by which State National leverages its “A” A.M. Best rating to provide access to the U.S. property & casualty insurance market to other insurance carriers, and Lender Services which provides collateral protection insurance primarily for the automobile industry.

Closing Remarks & Adjournment


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Program Details

March 21 - March 22, 2016

Day 1 l 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Day 2 l 8:00 a.m.- 1:45 p.m.

NYSSA Conference Center

Members Free
Non-Members $150
$10 surcharge for walk-ins 

Registration Deadline
Friday, March 18, 2016

C. Gregory Peters, Managing Director, Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

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