CQ Roll Call: Risk retention groups should have clear motives, analysts say
August 2, 2019
About 460 risk retention groups have been created since 1986 and about 240 of them have gone out of business, AM Best Associate Director Fred Eslami said during a July 30 webinar hosted by the firm. “The right reason for setting up a risk retention gro …
Captive International: Tax collectors will continue to eye captives, experts tell AM Best
August 2, 2019
Regulators should check risk retention groups (RRG) have a long term view of the risks of their members, and the ability to serve them long term, before allowing them to launch, according to Pamela Davis, president and CEO of the Nonprofits Insurance A …
Congressional Quarterly Roll Call: ‘Captive’ insurers must be careful of risks, reporting rules, analysts say
July 31, 2019
During an A.M. Best webinar a panel of analysts and industry leaders reviewed the market and regulatory and risk issues affecting the captive insurance sector. NIA CEO Pamala E. Davis said during the webinar in some commercial markets insurers are canc …
Business Insurance America Article: How one woman’s first job in insurance is as a CEO
July 26, 2019
Pamela Davis’ graduate thesis proposing that nonprofits insure themselves after their abandonment by for-profit insurers became what’s now Nonprofits Insurance Alliance. In this interview, she recounts her journey, describes the challenges of starting a nonprofit insurance risk pool, and speaks about NIA’s revolutionary role in the insurance industry.
How Pamela Davis’ graduate thesis became the work of a lifetime
May 3, 2019
During the insurance crisis of the 1980s, for-profit insurance companies dictated the kinds of social services insurance covered, resulting in the cancellation or nonrenewal of vital nonprofit programs. Since then, Pamela Davis has changed the insurance industry.