• Assurant Evolves its Operating Structure to Further Business Collaboration and Accelerate Operations and Technology Transformation

    Nov 12, 2018, 16:05 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced senior management appointments and a new operating structure within both technology and risk to support the company’s commitment to drive sustainable, profitable growth across the enterprise. Effective Jan. 1, 2019, these changes are designed to enable the company to facilitate even greater collaboration across its global lines of business, while harnessing technology to drive efficiencies and to deliver an enhanced customer experience.
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  • Assurant Board of Directors Approves 7% Common Stock Dividend Increase

    Nov 9, 2018, 11:29 AM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend increase of $0.04 to $0.60 per share of common stock.
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  • Assurant Raises More Than $200,000 for United Way Miami-Dade

    Nov 8, 2018, 16:49 PM by Joy Collazo
    MIAMI, Nov. 8, 2018 – With the wind at their backs, hundreds of Assurant employees ran a specially-charted course at the company’s south Miami campus, in support of United Way Miami-Dade. In its third year, the Assurant 5K race raised $206,183 in donations, sponsorships and employee matches from Assurant Foundation, outpacing last year’s efforts by nearly $43,000.
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  • Assurant Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Nov 6, 2018, 16:16 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a premier global provider of risk management solutions, today reported results for third quarter ended September 30, 2018.
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  • Assurant Board of Directors Authorizes New Share Repurchase Program

    Nov 5, 2018, 15:06 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that the company's board of directors authorized a new repurchase program for up to $600 million of the Company’s outstanding common stock. The new share repurchase program will take effect upon completion of the Company’s current program, which has approximately $176 million of authorization remaining as of November 2, 2018.
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  • Assurant Announces its Continued Partnership with KDDI Corporation to Offer an Enhanced Mobile Device Support Program for Apple Users

    Oct 31, 2018, 16:27 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced its continued partnership with KDDI Corporation (Makoto Takahashi, President, Representative Director of KDDI Corporation), a global Fortune 500 company. For their customers purchasing new Apple devices, KDDI will offer a new enhanced mobile device support program for Apple customers. Japanese mobile users have a high level of awareness towards protection services, making Japan the second largest global mobile protection market.
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  • What Technology Means for Insurance, Risk and VSCs in the Auto Industry

    Oct 17, 2018, 10:22 AM by User Not Found
    Aaron E. Lunt, head of Regulatory Affairs for Assurant, is always keeping an eye on the market to monitor new laws and regulations and how they impact our business. His team also keeps his finger to the pulse of new trends and innovations to advise on building compliant solutions that support profitable growth for our clients. Lunt was published on the International Risk Management Institute (IRMI) expert commentary on the top trends in the auto industry and what all this change may mean for auto, VSCs, and new laws that may emerge because of it. "Automobiles are changing at a rapid pace—in fact, they are outpacing the regulatory environment and will continue to challenge manufacturers, dealers, finance lenders, motor vehicle service contract providers, insurers, regulators, and consumers."
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  • Assurant Resource Automotive Launches Mechanic 2.0

    Oct 16, 2018, 11:05 AM by Joy Collazo
    ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced its Assurant Resource Automotive business has launched Mechanic 2.0, a newly enhanced vehicle service contract that significantly expands the term and mileage options of its flagship Mechanic offering.
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  • Assurant to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Oct 9, 2018, 16:16 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, will release third quarter 2018 financial results on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, after the market closes. The news release will be available on Assurant's website at www.assurant.com. In conjunction with the earnings release, Assurant will host a conference call the following morning, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. ET. The call will be available to the public via live audio webcast.
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  • Assurant Scores by Partnering with Rent Like A Champion

    Sep 27, 2018, 15:29 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2018 — As college football season heats up and fans make plans to hit the road to follow their favorite teams, leading risk solutions provider Assurant (NYSE: AIZ) today announced it has been selected as the exclusive insurance provider for Rent Like A Champion, the go-to short-term rental platform for sporting events nationwide. Short-term accommodations insurance backed by Assurant is now a seamless part of the booking process, protecting both homeowners and renters.
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  • Assurant Invests in Mojio to Explore Digital Protection and Support Solutions for Vehicle Owners and Partners

    Sep 18, 2018, 09:00 AM by Joy Collazo
    ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced it has made a strategic investment in Mojio, a leading technology platform and SaaS provider for connected cars, to explore digital protection and support solutions for vehicle owners and automotive partners.
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  • Assurant President and CEO Alan Colberg to Speak at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference

    Aug 28, 2018, 16:30 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK – August 28, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced President and Chief Executive Officer Alan Colberg will speak at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference in New York at 08:40 a.m. ET on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.
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  • Village Green Selects Assurant for Renters Insurance

    Aug 27, 2018, 09:00 AM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK and SOUTHFIELD, Mich., August 27, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced that it has been selected as the preferred provider of renters insurance to Village Green, one of the nation’s premier apartment property management companies. Specifically designed for multifamily housing, Assurant’s renters insurance will be available to more than 25,000 of Village Green’s residents.
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  • Assurant Appoints Jeff Unterreiner as President, U.S. Connected Living

    Aug 23, 2018, 09:01 AM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced the appointment of Jeff Unterreiner as president, U.S. Connected Living. He is responsible for ensuring operational excellence and leading business and client development opportunities in the U.S.
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  • Assurant and Habitat for Humanity give back with A Brush for Kindness in New York

    Aug 9, 2018, 16:18 PM by Katy Mullet
    Recently, Assurant president and CEO Alan Colberg led a team of New York employees to help Habitat for Humanity New York City revitalize the Brownsville Houses Senior Center in Brooklyn – their 200th neighborhood space.
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  • How to Meet Increasing Consumer Expectations

    Aug 9, 2018, 13:39 PM by Katy Mullet
    Whether you are a retailer, manufacturer or internet provider, improving tech support is a popular plea. Learn how Assurant is investing in technical support capabilities.
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  • Assurant Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Aug 7, 2018, 16:16 PM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK, August 7, 2018 — Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a premier global provider of risk management solutions, today reported results for second quarter ended June 30, 2018.
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  • 4 Things You Need to Know About Modern Renting

    Aug 3, 2018, 09:47 AM by User Not Found
    Modern renters are introducing new risks to your property that you may not have realized. Here are four things you need to know about the modern renter and mitigating risk to your property.
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  • Assurant Sells Mortgage Solutions Business to Xome®

    Aug 2, 2018, 09:06 AM by Joy Collazo
    NEW YORK – August 2, 2018 – Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a global provider of risk management solutions, today announced an agreement to sell its Mortgage Solutions business to Xome® Holdings LLC, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of WMIH Corp. (NASDAQ: WMIH), for $35M in cash and potential future payments based on performance. The sale, which closed yesterday, encompasses all of the Mortgage Solutions business including Title, Valuations, Mortgage Technology and Field Services.
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  • We Have Reached the Tipping Point in Smart Home Adoption

    Jul 30, 2018, 12:32 PM by User Not Found
    89% of shoppers we surveyed recently said that compatibility was keeping them from making a smart-home tech purchase. Learn how the rise in smart speakers may be lowering the barrier to entry.
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