Life and Health Insurance (TRBC)

‘Gold rush’: Race is on for health data in East Europe’s frontier market

‘Gold rush’: Race is on for health data in East Europe’s frontier market

Published 09/01/2020

BUDAPEST/WARSAW (Reuters) - Eastern Europe is a new frontier for private medical care, and insurers and tech startups are racing to steal a march on [more…]

Even for insured women, having a baby in the U.S. is costly

Even for insured women, having a baby in the U.S. is costly

Published 08/01/2020

(Reuters Health) - In spite of protections baked into the Affordable Care Act, women who have health insurance through their employer may pay thousands of [more…]

JD.Com’s logistics unit taps banks for potential $8-$10 billion IPO: sources

JD.Com’s logistics unit taps banks for potential $8-$10 billion IPO: sources

Published 23/12/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - The logistics unit of Chinese e-commerce company JD.com Inc (JD.O) has held early discussions with banks about a potential overseas IPO [more…]

U.S. health spending recovers after two slow years: CMS

U.S. health spending recovers after two slow years: CMS

Published 07/12/2019

(This Dec. 5 story corrects first paragraph to say growth was slower not declined in previous years, removes reference to projected spending in eighth paragraph) [more…]

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it

Published 15/11/2019

(Reuters Health) - When insurance covers in vitro fertilization, more women struggling with infertility, especially those with limited financial resources, will use the method to [more…]

Americans spending more out-of-pocket on mental health than physical health

Americans spending more out-of-pocket on mental health than physical health

Published 08/11/2019

(Reuters Health) - Many insured Americans go out of network for mental health services, a new study suggests, despite the higher costs to them and [more…]

Don’t be misled by Brexit jobs trickle – London finance chief

Don’t be misled by Brexit jobs trickle – London finance chief

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s vast financial services industry will lose more jobs to Europe over the coming years because of Brexit, the City of London’s [more…]

London retains global finance throne amid Brexit chaos

London retains global finance throne amid Brexit chaos

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From the pinnacle of the City of London’s largest skyscraper, Stuart Lipton is wagering a $1.2 billion bet that the British capital [more…]

HIV-positive British living in Spain could lose healthcare post-Brexit

HIV-positive British living in Spain could lose healthcare post-Brexit

Published 14/10/2019

(Reuters Health) - British citizens with HIV who live in Spain could face serious healthcare challenges post-Brexit, potentially risking public health at large, researchers say. [more…]

Italy’s Del Vecchio calls on Mediobanca to grow through M&A

Italy’s Del Vecchio calls on Mediobanca to grow through M&A

Published 11/10/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - Mediobanca’s third-biggest investor Leonardo Del Vecchio called for it to get bigger through acquisition on Friday, stepping up his questioning of the [more…]