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Cyber extortion risks increase as threats grow more sophisticated

By: Douglas McLeod

Published August 07, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Cyber extortion is a growing threat across industries, and particularly health care organizations, as criminals cast their nets wider using increasingly sophisticated malicious code.

Lockton names head of expanded aviation practice

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published August 02, 2016 - 9:41am CST

Lockton Cos. L.L.C. has named Peter Schmitz senior vice president and aviation practice leader, a newly created position.

The BI Top 10

Published July 22, 2016 - 9:28am CST

The Justice Department's move to block health insurer mergers, confirmed Thursday, is among Business Insurance's top 10 most read features.

Top 10 brokers

Published July 17, 2016 - 12:01am CST

These are the Top 10 insurance brokers in the 2016 rankings by Business Insurance.

Top insurance brokers: Lockton Cos. L.L.C.

By: Judy Greenwald

Published July 17, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Lockton Cos. L.L.C. had a solid performance in 2015 and expects more of the same this year, as it stays the course as a private firm.

British exit and other politics

Published June 24, 2016 - 8:39am CST

From the British decision to leave the European Union to the latest GOP plan to roll back health care reform, politics take center stage in the Business Insurance week in pictures.

Lockton names successor to CEO Lumelleau

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published June 23, 2016 - 10:14am CST

Glenn A. Spencer will succeed John L. Lumelleau as president and CEO of Kansas City-based Lockton on May 1, 2017.

Allianz expands cyber insurance team

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 07, 2016 - 12:11pm CST

Allianz S.E.'s specialist corporate insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has expanded its North American cyber insurance team.

Cyber insurance rates moderate

By: Judy Greenwald

Published May 29, 2016 - 12:01am CST

The cyber insurance market is generally buyer-friendly with competitive rates and plentiful capacity as new insurers enter the market.

Pervasive nature of cyber risk worries insurers

By: Judy Greenwald

Published May 29, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Insurers are keeping an eye on their risk aggregations when it comes to cyber coverage. Experts say underwriters are concerned about cyber risks that are embedded in lines aside from stand-alone cyber coverage, such as property, as well as the risk of a service provider breach that could affect numerous policyholders.

Lockton acquires benefits consulting firm

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published May 19, 2016 - 2:04pm CST

Connecticut-based Outland Consultants to work closely with Lockton's employee benefits private equity and corporate acquisitions practice team.

Employers look to wellness coaches to create, maintain healthy workforce

By: Louise Esola

Published May 15, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Employers are changing their views about health and lifestyle coaching as part of a wellness program.

Lockton to streamline Texas operations

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published May 04, 2016 - 3:01pm CST

Lockton Cos L.L.C. said on Wednesday that it would create two new business teams to align its Texas operations.

Lockton names new chief medical officer

By: Shelby Livingston

Published April 27, 2016 - 2:53pm CST

Lockton Cos. L.L.C.’s benefits division has named Dr. Ronald S. Leopold as chief medical officer and leader of Lockton Health Risk Solutions.

Lockton opens Morocco office in Casablanca

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published April 13, 2016 - 4:22pm CST

Lockton Cos. L.L.C. said on Wednesday that it has opened a Casablanca, Morocco-based office.

Lockton names chief operating officer for Pacific

By: Donna Mahoney

Published April 04, 2016 - 2:38pm CST

Gary Petrosino to replace Lenny Fodemski, who is taking a new role in Lockton's holding company.

UP CLOSE: Greg Winter

Published March 13, 2016 - 12:01am CST


Mind the D&O coverage gap when facing enforcement actions

By: Rodger Laurite, Mark Weintraub and Grady Kellogg

Published March 13, 2016 - 12:01am CST

As the federal government gets more determined about prosecuting books and records and internal controls violations, gaps in directors and officers liability cover become apparent. Rodger Laurite, Mark Weintraub and Grady Kellogg of Lockton Financial Services discuss the regulatory trend and how companies can guard against it.

Former risk manager to head Lockton practice

By: Donna Mahoney

Published March 01, 2016 - 12:05pm CST

Jeff Purdy brings more than 25 years of corporate and insurance business to the company's government contracting business.

U.S. utilities worry about cyber cover after Ukraine grid attack

By: Thomson Reuters

Published January 28, 2016 - 10:52am CST

A similar cyber attack in the United States would cripple utilities, leave millions of people in the dark and cost the economy more than $200 billion.

Lockton names Ben Beeson cyber risk practice leader

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published January 20, 2016 - 2:50pm CST

The Lockton Cos. senior vice president has been tapped to take on the newly created role at the brokerage.

"Home Alone" lessons from Lockton

Published December 22, 2015 - 10:47am CST

More than a hit movie, it's a primer for liability insurance.

Lockton acquires Brazilian specialty broker

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published December 16, 2015 - 3:30pm CST

Lockton Cos. L.L.C. said Tuesday that Lockton Brazil has acquired São Paulo-based VIS Corretora de Seguros e Beneficios Ltda.

40 Under 40 West and Midwest celebrations

Published October 27, 2015 - 12:01am CST

The final Business Insurance 40 Under 40 honorees were recognized at receptions in Los Angeles and Chicago.

40 Under 40 awards receptions

Published October 20, 2015 - 12:44pm CST

Let the parties begin for the winners of the annual Business Insurance 40 Under 40 awards.

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