2006

Absence of Hurricane Losses Drove Improvement in Property/Casualty Insurers Results through Nine Months JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 27, 2006 — Driven by a sharp decline in catastrophe losses from hurricanes and other natural disasters in 2006, the U.S. property/casualty industry posted a $24.4 billion net gain on underwriting through nine...

IntelliCorp Awarded HR-XML Certification in Recognition of its Open Data Exchange Standards Beachwood, OH, Dec. 12, 2006 — ISO subsidiary IntelliCorp, a nationwide provider of background checks, employment screening and drug testing services, announced today that it has received HR-XML certification under the HR-XML Consortium’s HRcertify program. The HR-XML Consortium...

Xactware's Network Processes Five Millionth Valuation Orem, Utah, December 7, 2006 — XactValue reached a significant landmark recently when it processed its five millionth valuation. XactValue is a tool used by the property industry to determine the replacement cost of a structure. The correct replacement cost is critical for both...

Raj Bhat to Succeed Daniel Finnegan as President of QPC, Marty Ellingsworth Joins ISO Innovative Analytics SAN FRANCISCO, November 14, 2006 — Quality Planning Corporation (QPC) announces the pending retirement of Dr. Daniel Finnegan as president of QPC, who, in addition to pursuing personal interests, will continue to serve QPC...

Escalating Competition Spurring Breakthroughs in Analytics that are Transforming the Insurance Business, ISO’s Chief Says KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 13, 2006 — Spurred by intensifying competition, breakthroughs in analytics are transforming dynamics in insurance markets. Sophisticated insurers able to harness large volumes of high-quality data to drive decisioning all along the...

ISO HomeValue Now Enables Insurers to Incorporate Catastrophe Risk Assessments for Improved Residential Underwriting BOSTON, Nov. 13, 2006 — The latest release of ISO HomeValue™, a leading residential replacement cost estimator, now allows personal lines insurers to assess catastrophe risk for individual properties using AIR Worldwide Corporation’s (AIR) industry standard...

AIR Worldwide Uses Proprietary Corp Yield Model to Win Commodity Trading Competition for Third Consecutive Year BOSTON, Nov. 3, 2006 — For the third year in a row, AIR Worldwide Corporation’s agricultural risk group has won the FACTSim Futures and Options Trading Competition using the company’s industry-leading crop yield model....

ISO's Property Claim Services Unit Estimates Insurers to Pay $971 Million in Third-Quarter Property Losses JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 2, 2006 — U.S. property/casualty insurers are expected to pay homeowners and businesses an estimated $971 million for third-quarter property losses resulting from a total of seven catastrophes in 20 states...

AIR Worldwide Analysis Finds European Insurers Could Face Winter Storm Losses Exceeding €40 Billion BOSTON, Oct. 25, 2006 — A new analysis of European extratropical cyclones by AIR Worldwide Corporation (AIR) confirms that Europe could experience a winter storm resulting in insured losses in excess of €40 billion. “For an...

IntelliCorp Announces Strategic Alliance with Florida Drug Screening to Offer Integrated Employment Screening Solutions Beachwood, OH, Oct. 23, 2006 — ISO subsidiary IntelliCorp Records, Inc., and Florida Drug Screening, Inc. (FDS), a leading provider of specialized and consultative services to businesses for drug testing and drug-free workplace programs and policies,...

Interthinx Launches Online FSI: Fraud Scheme Investigator Exam Program Success of FSI: Fraud Scheme Investigation Video Leads to Learning Measurement Tool AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Oct 23rd, 2006 — Interthinx, the leading provider of comprehensive fraud prevention, compliance and decision support tools for the mortgage industry and an ISO business, is...

ISO Completes Acquisition of Urix, a Leading Provider of Healthcare Analytics and Reporting Solutions BOSTON, October 17, 2006 — ISO, through its subsidiary DxCG, Inc., has completed acquisition of the assets of Urix, a leading provider of cutting-edge healthcare analytics and employer reporting solutions. Terms were not disclosed. Urix, based...

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