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  • Risk & Insurance
    August 30, 2018

    AI in the real world is providing vital clinical support for doctors, allowing retailers to offer curated shopping experiences and driving efficiencies and performance across a broad range of industries. Unfortunately, the cyber-crime industry is no exception. A 2014 study from McAfee estimated the global cost of cyber crime at $445 billion. The firm’s most recent analysis places that figure at an astounding $600 billion — about 0.8 percent of global GDP.

  • The Wall Street Journal
    August 22, 2018

    The Hartford agreed to buy insurance underwriter Navigators Group Inc. for $2.1 billion, as the firm looks to specialty lines of business for growth. The purchase of Navigators, which will bring its global marine, construction and energy liability lines of business to Hartford, comes less than a year after the company agreed to acquire an Aetna Inc. unit that provides insurance products to U.S. employers’ benefits programs.

  • Insurance Business Magazine
    July 26, 2018

    A number of insurers made it to Forbes magazine’s list of top employers for women in America. Out of the 300 companies that comprise the “America’s Best Employers for Women 2018,” 26 were insurers, including The Hartford.

  • Hartford Business Journal
    July 9, 2018

    Hartford officials on Monday confirmed receipt of a $10 million donation from Hartford's largest insurers, which pledged to financially support the city if it got its fiscal house in order. Mayor Luke Bronin says the city received the combined $10 million payment from Aetna, The Hartford and Travelers Cos. The funds are included in the city's 2018-19 fiscal year budget to support the Hartford Public Library, law enforcement and recreation.

  • Business Insurance
    July 5, 2018

    Renewable energy projects feature some of the same workplace safety risks as those existing at other work sites, but the unique nature of these projects can exacerbate these dangers, and safety experts are exploring new standards and solutions to mitigate these risks, experts say.

  • Hartford Courant
    June 28, 2018

    The Hartford's CEO, Chris Swift, and more than 150 of the company’s employees gathered to patronize V’s Trattoria in Hartford as a show of customer appreciation, manifested in endless rounds of Focaccia, antipasti and brick oven pizza. Since 2012, employees of The Hartford have held HartMobs — the company’s version of a cash mob, where employees dine at or buy services from a small business customer of the insurer — nationwide. 

    June 28, 2018

    Since 2012, The Hartford has held "Cash Mobs,"what they also call "Hart Mobs". On Thursday, about 120 employees from The Hartford showed their support by having lunch at V's Trattoria, one of their small business clients.

  • Hartford Courant
    June 28, 2018

    Hartford has received the first installment of a five-year $50 million gift from insurers who committed last year to the financial aid package, the companies announced Thursday. The Hartford made a $3.3 million donation to the Hartford Public Library. It represents one-third of the first-year $10 million gift from three companies, which include Aetna Inc. and The Travelers Cos. Inc.

  • The Hill
    June 5, 2018

    Congressman Tom MacArthur from New Jersey, co-chair of The Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, learned about our opioid management strategy during a visit to our headquarters. One part of the strategy is to use data and analytics to identify injured workers who appear to be at risk of addiction and offer alternative treatment. See MacArthur’s comments on our approach during The Hill's event “America's Opioid Epidemic: A Role for Technology.”

  • U.S. News & World Report
    May 31, 2018

    U.S. News & World Report published the following opinion piece by Chairman & CEO Christopher Swift that shares how The Hartford is taking action to address the opioid epidemic and encourages action by business and government.