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Adam Cancryn

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Covers:  health reform, wall street, financial reform, public policy, sports, insurance, financial regulation

Sr. reporter @SPGMarketIntel covering insurance, regulation & politics. Milleniold. Off the record, no comment. RTs = Please clap.

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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SNL: Risk & Regulation: CMS, House Republicans spar over accounting tactic used to keep co-ops afloat

snl.com — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Nov. 3 defended its use of an accounting mechanism to keep several ailing health consumer-operated and -oriented plans in business, telling lawmakers that the agency worked closely with state regulators in selectively approving a series of so-called loan-to-surplus conversions.

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.

SNL: Risk & Regulation: The short life and inevitable decline of the ACA's CO-OP program

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
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Sep 30, 2016

@cbenjaminrucker @inomallday @MarqRobinson Only clue that's even W&L is everyone's dressed a) for a run or b) for afternoon croquet

Sep 26, 2016

RT @stephhalch: Who is this Tara woman Donald Trump keeps talking about

Sep 26, 2016

[extremely Twitter egg voice] "Trump crowdsourcing debate prep just another example of his innovative business instincts"

Sep 21, 2016

@me_macfarland Thanksgiving in the Cooperman household is gonna be 🎶awk-waaard🎶

Sep 21, 2016

If there was ever a time for Goodfellas 2: Wall St. Edition, THIS IS IT https://t.co/sUP7KDiewN


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