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Vermont now number one captive insurance domicile worldwide

Montpelier, Vt. – Two captive insurance media publications are now naming Vermont the top captive insurance domicile in the world. In their “Q1 Captive Formation Round-Up” article[1] published June 13th, Captive Review, used the most recent data to confirm Vermont’s #1 status. Another captive media publication, Captive Intelligence, confirmed that data in their captive insurance data platform,[2] which…

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How the Vermont Captive Insurance Emerging Leaders program is attracting new talent to the industry

Like much of the insurance industry, the captive segment is struggling to recruit and retain new talent. Industry retirements coupled with younger generations’ limited knowledge of career opportunities in insurance at large could create a potential shortage of 400,000 workers, per data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In the captive segment, this talent gap has been exacerbated…

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Q1 captive formation round-up

Captive formations in the first three months of this year have presented an interesting picture on the continued trend of where captive owners are choosing to set up their captives. Based on data for 2022, Captive Review understands that Vermont has overtaken Bermuda as the world’s largest captive domicile, and the Q1 data suggests the…

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Scott Mildrum – The importance of captive investment management

Vermont Captive is featuring a series throughout the year highlighting companies and people that service the captive insurance industry. This post features a seasoned but younger economic and macro strategist who discusses his journey so far in the Captive industry. Scott is a member of Performa, a boutique investment manager that is 100% focused on…

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Symbiotic retention

When it comes to pursuing higher education, many people’s immediate thoughts turn to the lofty price tag. “Higher ed has always been under a lot of scrutiny in terms of being able to provide a quality education at an affordable price,” said Tracy Hassett, president of edHEALTH — an “employee health care solution for higher education…

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