HomeServe Acquires ServLine

HomeServe USA, a leading provider of home repair solutions serving more than 4.2 million customers across the US and Canada, will acquire Chattanooga, Tennessee-based Sunbelt Group’s ServLine business division (https://www.servline.com/), a National Rural Water Association (NRWA) affinity partner.

Full Release: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191202005287/en/HomeServe-Acquires-ServLine

iA Financial Group to Establish Leading Position in the U.S. Vehicle Warranty Market with the Acquisition of IAS

iA Financial Corporation Inc. (the “Company”), the holding company of iA Financial Group, announced today that it has entered an agreement to acquire the American company IAS Parent Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries (collectively “IAS”). The agreed purchase price is US$720 million.

Full Press Release: https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/19/12/n14933679/ia-financial-group-to-establish-leading-position-in-the-u-s-vehicle-warranty-market-with-the-acqui

AmTrust Announces Promotion of Adam Karkowsky to President

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. announces the promotion of Adam Karkowsky to the role of President of AmTrust, reporting to Barry Zyskind, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AmTrust.

Press Release: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191205005911/en/AmTrust-Announces-Promotion-Adam-Karkowsky-President

AutoMax, a Framingham-based used car dealership agrees to pay $925K for ‘deceptive’ sales practices

“AutoMax and its owner purposely kept their customers in the dark about the condition and history of the cars they sold and charged customers illegal and unnecessary fees.”

Full Article: https://www.boston.com/news/business/2019/11/20/automax-settlement

Protective Asset Protection Enhances RV Service Contract Program

The program enhancements include updates to coverage, eligibility, rates, terms and program collateral.

Source Article: https://www.theautochannel.com/news/2019/11/07/742320-protective-asset-protection-enhances-xtraride-rv-service-contract-program.html

Building on Years of Exponential Growth, National Home Service Pioneer Announces New Brand Identity as Cinch Home Services

With 40 years of experience as Cross Country Home Services, Cinch is the latest progression of the award-winning and expanding home services company

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CNA Announces Management Changes in Enterprise Risk Management and Warranty

Al Miralles, who served as CNA’s Chief Risk Officer since 2017, has been appointed President of CNA Warranty.

Full Release: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/cna-announces-management-changes-in-enterprise-risk-management-and-warranty-300938909.html

Arizona AG’s Office sues home warranty company following thousands of complaints

Arizona’s Attorney General filed a consumer fraud lawsuit against Choice Home Warranty.

Article: https://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/ags-office-sues-home-warranty-company-following-thousands-of-com

Executive Producer and Host Mike Rowe Teams Up With HomeServe

HomeServe USA today announced its new partnership with celebrated host, executive producer, and best-selling author Mike Rowe, best known as the creator and host of the hit TV series Dirty Jobs

Full Release: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/executive-producer-host-mike-rowe-141100347.html

Generali US Branch launches specialty insurance division – begins offering warranty services worldwide

Company adds warranty services to robust list of offerings, will provide added protection to customers globally

New York, September 18, 2019: Generali US Branch, the US arm of Generali Group, a
leading insurance and financial services group with more than €500 billion in assets today announced the launch of their new Specialty Insurance Division which will focus on providing comprehensive warranty services and solutions.

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