August 30, 2017 (Atlanta) – Captive Alternatives, the Atlanta-based risk management consultancy that pioneered the Protected Captive®, today announced their selection as the preferred provider of Captive Insurance Company Management services for The Financial Engineering Institute’s (FEI) network of over 2,200 wealth management professionals.
August 08, 2017 – Increasing premium limits, reporting requirements, ownership restrictions, and increased scrutiny from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has made prospective captive owners more cautious about forming 831(b) captives. This is according to David Kirkup, chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Captive Alternatives, who spoke to Captive International ahead of the [...]
May 30, 2017 (Atlanta) – Captive Alternatives (CapAlt), the Atlanta based risk management consultancy that pioneered the Protected Captive™, today announced its recognition as a 2017 Pacesetter by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Each year, leading companies vie for a spot on this prestigious slate of Atlanta’s fastest-growing companies and 2017 was the first time Captive Alternatives (CapAlt) was honored with inclusion.
Think Brand Protection does not apply to you? In a recent tsunami of brand flubs, several major corporations have illustrated how and why it is crucial to be vigilant about brand protection. PWC’s night at the Oscars blew up gloriously, Pepsi’s tone-deaf video about the power of fizzy water to heal social divisions, and United Airlines invention of a whole new idiom with the wonderful weasel word “re-accommodate” have all demonstrated what can go wrong.
Legislation that would prohibit small employers from self-insuring their employee benefits programs has been proposed in Maine. The proposal, LD 608, would prohibit a stop-loss carrier from issuing a policy to a business fitting the statutory definition of a "small employer," 50 or fewer employees, in the state.
DALLAS, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – The Puerto Rico International Insurers Association (PRIIA) issued the following statement in response to the filing in the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico of a voluntary bankruptcy petition under Title III of the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA). Enacted by the United States Congress [...]
A Private Insurance Company Offers Better Coverage and Greater Financial Rewards Than Traditional Insurance
Patient care comes with inherent risk. Some of those risks are obvious, such as medical malpractice and general liability, but others are more subtle, such as the damage that results from cybercrime or an online assault on reputation. A Private Insurance Company™ cost-effectively provides coverage against both types of risk – without requiring physicians to [...]