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Latest Council News

Cyber Market Survey Spring 2017
Market Survey, Press Release | May. 18, 2017 | Cyber Survey, Market Survey

When it comes to purchasing cyber insurance, clients are beginning to ask the right questions as they become more familiar with the risk.

Q1 P/C Market Survey 2017
Market Survey, Press Release | May. 9, 2017 | Market Survey, P/C Survey

Commercial property/casualty (P/C) rates remained competitive in Q1 2017, with the average rate decline across all accounts at 2.5 percent.

Q4 P/C Market Survey 2016
Market Survey, Press Release | Feb. 2, 2017 | Market Survey, P/C Survey

Commercial property/casualty (P/C) rates declined in Q4 across small, medium and large accounts for the eighth straight quarter, according to The Council of Agents & Brokers’ Commercial P/C Market Survey.

CIAB Applauds Defeat Of Colorado Ballot Initiative
Press Release | Nov. 9, 2016 | Healthcare

The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers applauded yesterday’s defeat of Colorado ballot initiative Amendment 69. With 86 percent of precincts reporting, the amendment was headed toward sound defeat, 79.6 percent to 20.4 percent. The measure, also known as “ColoradoCare,” threatened to completely dissolve employer-provided health benefits and private workers compensation policies in the State of Colorado by creating a state-operated single-payer health regime. It would also have eroded the market for workers’ compensation policies.

Q3 P/C Market Survey 2016
Market Survey, Press Release | Nov. 1, 2016 | Market Survey, P/C Survey

Commercial property/casualty rates decreased across all size accounts once again, according to The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers’ Commercial P/C Market Survey for the third quarter of 2016. The average decrease was -3.2 percent which is a slight increase from -3.9 percent in Q2. Large accounts once again saw the largest decreases at -4.3 percent, followed by medium-sized accounts at -3.7 percent, and small accounts at -1.5 percent.