JERSEY CITY, N.J., January 22, 2020 — Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, has introduced TrueVIN, a new way for insurers to gain greater insight into detailed physical attributes of vehicles they cover. TrueVIN, the advanced vehicle identification number (VIN) decoder, provides insurers with precise details about how cars and trucks are equipped from the factory, using the complete 17-digit VIN.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., and BOULDER, Colo., January 21, 2020 — Vexcel Imaging, a leader in aerial imagery data, large-format aerial cameras, and photogrammetry software, today signed a definitive agreement to acquire the imagery sourcing group from Verisk’s Geomni business.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., January 16, 2020 — The private U.S. property/casualty insurance industry saw its net underwriting gains increase to $5.4 billion in the first nine months of 2019 from $4.7 billion a year earlier, bolstered by growth in premiums and a drop in catastrophe losses, and its surplus reach a record high of $812.2 billion, according to Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, and the American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA).
Lexington, Mass., January 13, 2020 — A new review article published in Nature Climate Change evaluates the contentious topic of whether severe winter weather in the United States, Europe, and Asia is sensitive to Arctic temperatures. The lead author is Dr. Judah Cohen, director of seasonal forecasting at AER, a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.