Pittsburgh risk firm launches unit to focus on U.S., international captives
Insurance & Financial Advisor
Posted: October 10, 2013
Simpson & McCrady Alternative Risk has created a new entity to more narrowly focus on the U.S. and international captive insurance segment.
Capterra Risk Solutions has been spun off from Simpson & McCrady, a 100-year-old boutique risk management and brokerage firm based in Pittsburgh.
“We have decided to launch our own brand to reflect our focus on captive insurance products,” said Sandra L. Fenters, managing principal of Capterra Risk Solutions.
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The Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence: Weekly Round-Up for 9/13/2013
sent via email to the members of The Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence
Simpson & McCrady Alternative Risk, LLC has announced the launch of Capterra Risk Solutions. Capterra is narrowing its focus on captive insurance as it spins off from Simpson & McCrady, a boutique risk management and brokerage firm that has flourished for more than 100 years.
Thank you to Melissa Bennett and The Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence for including the blurb above announcing the launch of Capterra Risk Solutions and a link to our website in the member news section of their weekly email.
Capterra Risk Solutions attended a wonderful presentation on September 12, 2013, hosted by Pittsburgh Business Times and the Southpointe Golf Club. “Social Media in 20 Minutes a Day” was presented by Cindy Rack the Social Media Strategist for Social Voice Marketing, LLC. Her mission is to bring sanity to social media. Cindy leads workshops, provides video-based trainings, strategy plans, consulting, and customizations.
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Captive Insurance Times included a link to the article written by Jenna Jones on September 6, 2013, titled “Simpson & McCrady launches captive spinoff” in an email sent to their constituents on September 11, 2013. The article was included in a section with the heading “Latest Captive Insurance News”.
Thank you again to Captive Insurance Times for supporting Capterra Risk Solutions by distributing the article covering the company’s launch.
To view what was sent via email click on the following: 2013-09-11 Captive Insurance Times Latest Captive Insurance News
For the complete article, please visit: http://captiveinsurancetimes.com/captiveinsurancenews/article.php?article_id=3033
The Big Picture
Captive Insurance as a Risk Management Tool
By Sandra L. Fenters
Have you ever taken an inventory of the risks you inherently absorb in your business everyday? Some of the risks you already mitigate by way of paying premiums to the traditional insurance marketplace include workers compensation, auto liability, and general liability.
But what about the risks you assume every day that are not insured by the traditional marketplace? Possibly risks such as job-site pollution, extensive punch lists, subcontractor disputes, engineering defects and unforeseen conditions the owner will not recognize, and liquidated damages….
To read the full article, please click on: BreakingGround Captive Article Nov-Dec 2011
Capterra Risk Solutions launched
From Pittsburgh Business News – Local Pittsburgh News | The Pittsburgh Business Times August 22, 2013 – 12:35pm
Downtown-based insurance broker Simpson McCrady LLC has launched a new business, offering local expertise in alternate risk financing and taking advantage of the increasing popularity of captive insurance groups. Capterra Risk Solutions offers captive insurance coverage for medical benefits and property and casualty losses, said Sandra Fenters, managing director and principal. The company employs five people, which is expected to increase to seven within two years. Captive plans insure business…
Continue reading this article at: http://ewallstreeter.com/capterra-risk-solutions-launched-3135/#ixzz2eQYADDYX
Thank you eWallstreeter Pittsburgh for including this article on your website.
Downtown-based insurance broker Simpson McCrady LLC has launched a new business, offering local expertise in alternate risk financing and taking advantage of the increasing popularity of captive insurance groups. Capterra Risk Solutions offers captive in…..
Thank you newsindex.biz and biznewsindex.com for including a write up on the launch of Capterra Risk Solutions
Thank you to Captive Insurance Times for supporting Capterra Risk Solutions with an article covering the company’s launch.
Simpson & McCrady launches captive spinoff Pittsburgh | 06 September 2013
Author: Jenna Jones
Simpson & McCrady Alternative Risk has launched Capterra Risk Solutions, a new business unit focusing on captive insurance.
Sandra Fenters, managing principal of Capterra Risk Solutions, said: “We have decided to launch our own brand to reflect our focus on captive insurance products.”
“Capterra consists of the same great team of dedicated professionals working in independent risk management and captive management services.”
Fenters added that the popularity of captive insurance companies in states that have adopted captive legislation. And while Pennsylvania doesn’t currently have captive-enabling legislation, it doesn’t stop Pennsylvania based companies forming a captive of their own elsewhere….
To read the full article, please visit: http://www.captiveinsurancetimes.com/captiveinsurancenews/article.php?article_id=3033.
A special thank you to Jenna Jones for writing the article posted Captive Insurance Times website.
Simpson & McCrady launch captive-focused entity
Stephanie Tassone 06/09/2013
Pittsburgh-based captive manager, Simpson & McCrady Alternative Risk LLC have launched Capterra Risk Solutions.
Tags: Capterra, Simpson & McCrady
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