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Financial Services and Insurance Reporter — SNL Financial
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Covers:  health reform, wall street, financial reform, public policy, sports, insurance, financial regulation

Senior reporter @SNLFinancial, covering insurance regulation & politics. Milleniold. All tweets pending shareholder approval. acancryn [at] snl [dot] com

Adam Cancryn's Biography

I’m a financial services and insurance reporter for SNL Financial, based in Charlottesville, Va.
I also run the sports site Began in ‘96, and have written for The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and the Philadelphia Business Journal.

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State Insurance Regulators Press for Reforms to ACA’s Risk Adjustment Program

obamacarewatch.org — A group of state insurance commissioners is developing a proposal to limit the amount that health insurers might have to pay out under the Affordable Care Act's risk adjustment program, New Mexico Insurance Superintendent John Franchini told SNL.
Dec 22, 2015

RT @ObamaCareWatch: State Insurance Regulators Press for Reforms to ACA’s Risk Adjustment Program bit.ly/1Oiy9AV via @SNLFinancial

The problem with 'the problem with' headlines

adamcancryn.com — Introducing! The latest in clickable, social media-approved, curiosity-gap exploiting headlines: The problem with [blank]. As modeled by Vox: Like its cynical, social media consultant-inspired predecessors You'll never believe... and [Declarative statement]. [Ridiculous claim], The problem with [blank] is perfect for pairing with content you think is too wonky/complicated/long or - on the flip side - just outright dumb and uninspiring enough to attract attention on its own merits.

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SNL: Risk & Regulation: Senate passes 7-year TRIA reauthorization

snl.com — TowneBank purchasing Virginia-based Franklin Financial for $275M - Tuesday, July 15, 2014 8:47 AM Reinsurers - alternative capital is a friend, not a foe, say panelists - Thursday, July 10, 2014 8:49 AM Fed data offers insight into banks' systemic risk - Monday, July 14, 2014 3:16 PM Dire cat market persists at July 1 - Wednesday, July 09, 2014 10:53 AM Sandler O'Neill sees principal changes - Monday, July 07, 2014 8:47 AM A regular feature dealing with legislative and regulatory issues at both the state and federal level that impact the insurance markets.
Jul 17, 2014

Lots of lawmakers happy that #TRIA passed the Senate: bit.ly/1mYDzHD Jeb Hensarling is less enthusiastic: pic.twitter.com/05Gktueanz

Jul 18, 2014

RT @SNLInsurance: "Without TRIA, commercial development would halt" Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev bit.ly/1mYDzHD

Jul 18, 2014

RT @SNLInsurance: With overwhelming approval, Senate passes 7-year #TRIA reauthorization bit.ly/1mYDzHD @adamcancryn

SNL: Risk & Regulation: Senate likely to take up TRIA reauthorization bill this week

snl.com — Message from the Beveridge curves - Monday, July 14, 2014 9:15 AM Maybe the Fed's decisions in the late 1920s haunt its decision making today - Wednesday, July 09, 2014 11:09 AM Fed data offers insight into banks' systemic risk - Monday, July 14, 2014 3:16 PM Moody's lowers Canadian banking system outlook to negative - Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:39 AM Best of the Web, North American financials edition - Thursday, July 10, 2014 1:24 PM A regular feature dealing with legislative and regulatory issues at both the state and federal level that impact the insurance markets.
Jul 15, 2014

The Senate will take up #TRIA on Thurs., along with an amendment to add a community banker to the Fed board: bit.ly/1l0mYiy

SNL: MarketWeek: Reinsurers' pricing woes mean big bargains for P&C insurers

snl.com — The state-run insurer needed to fill a $750 million hole left by the expiration of a catastrophe bond and then renew another $854 million of traditional reinsurance coverage. Given all the reports of falling rates in the reinsurance sector, it hoped to accomplish both at a lower price than it had in 2013.
Jul 01, 2014

RT @SNLInsurance: P&C insurers can have it all: Why primary carriers love the turmoil in the reinsurance industry bit.ly/1sKIiBo

SNL: AIG aims for calmer, more profitable era under incoming CEO Hancock

snl.com — Asset manager backed by AIG, Oak Hill launches - Wednesday, June 11, 2014 9:37 AM AIG's Benmosche to resign; Hancock to take reins as CEO - Tuesday, June 10, 2014 4:45 PM QBE puts sale of mid-market business on hold - Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:33 AM Carolina banks reach deal to create $30B institution - Tuesday, June 10, 2014 8:19 PM JPMorgan could lose $100B in deposits through QE reversal - Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:31 AM After several years marked by big personalities, risky bets and financial meltdowns, American International Group Inc.
Jun 23, 2014

$AIG's next challenge: Be boring. Be suuuuuper boring. Given it's past, could be harder than it sounds: bit.ly/1j7K1Y4

SNL: Risk & Regulation: House Financial Services Committee passes 5-year TRIA reauthorization

snl.com — A regular feature dealing with legislative and regulatory issues at both the state and federal level that impact the insurance markets.
Jun 20, 2014

More details: #TRIA bill included a NARAB amendment. Cmte also backed a bill to halt SIFI designations bit.ly/HouseTRIA

SNL: Q&A: House reauthorization bill a first step to phasing out TRIA, Neugebauer says

snl.com — Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, on June 17 officially unveiled his plan to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program, backing a five-year extension that would gradually reduce the government's obligations. The legislation is a more conservative alternative to the Senate's version and aims to set the stage for the federal backstop's eventual elimination.
Jun 18, 2014

Setting the stage for the eventual end of #TRIA. My interview with Randy Neugebauer: bit.ly/1l2O3Ft

Briefing Room | SNL

snl.com — Congress could be forced to settle for a short-term extension of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program if lawmakers cannot compromise on multi-year legislation, Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, told SNL on June 17. Neugebauer authored a House proposal that would reauthorize the federal backstop for five years, but significantly reduce the government's role and aim to eventually phase it out altogether.
Jun 17, 2014

Insurers will love this: Lawmaker opens door to a short-term #TRIA extension, instead of multi-year renewal: bit.ly/1pdAB2R

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Feb 05, 2016

Matt Bevin cuts off advertising for @kynect, and Kentucky's exchange enrollment ~mysteriously~ tanks. acasignups.net/16/02/05/kentu…

Feb 05, 2016

You know someone really wants the job when they hit you with the "Generic Cover Letter" pic.twitter.com/BBPjGHWfJ1

Feb 05, 2016

RT @williamalden: We got data showing that 83% of Zenefits insurance deals In Washington state were done by unlicensed brokers buzzfeed.com/williamalden/8…

Feb 05, 2016

Companies represented at the private meeting include: $AIG, Aetna, UnitedHealth, Prudential, NY Life & Transamerica bit.ly/1QKvRyj

Feb 05, 2016

SCOOP: $AIG's Peter Hancock and 9 other #insurance CEOs will meet with state regulators this weekend: bit.ly/1QKvRyj

Feb 04, 2016

A fond farewell and congrats to longtime @iiiorg President (and excellent source for reporters) Bob Hartwig: iii.org/press-release/…

Feb 04, 2016

To clarify, the nonpublic info is inside knowledge on how $MET might do the breakup: spinoff, sale, IPO etc

Feb 04, 2016

MetLife suspends share repurchase indefinitely, pending decision on US business breakup. Says in possession of material nonpublic info $MET


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