Insurance Department

Insurance Department Commissioner Thomas  Leonardi. Officials portrait from the Insurance Department.

State Insurance Commissioner Leaves For NY Firm

Connecticut’s insurance commissioner is resigning to take a job with a New York investment banking advisory company.


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Anthem Seeks 12.5 Percent Rate Increase

Consumers and advocates urged state insurance regulators on Friday to deny a 12.5 percent rate increase proposed by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Connecticut’s largest health insurer.


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Emergency Adjusters’ Licenses Extended For Blizzard

After Hurricane Sandy, the state Insurance Department issued emergency licenses to insurance claims adjusters. Department Consumer Affairs official Gerard O’Sullivan says the department is now extending those emergency licenses by 90-days, to help insurers deal with claims from the blizzard.