Investment advisors and money managers frequently forego professional liability coverage. Now that some notable funds have imploded, perhaps they’ll see why they need coverage. With luck, they’ll bestir themselves to purchase it.
Month – January 2009
I have often cautioned my agents about the unfavorable (from the insured’s and broker’s perspective) broadness of an “arising from” exclusion preamble. There are many exclusions for which this wording is unavoidable, but the impact is horrendous. In the case of insureds that have an incidental or vicarious exposure to bodily injury/property damage claims, unauthorized […]
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