News Release Archive
FM Global is at the forefront of commercial and industrial property insurance and loss prevention. From here, you can learn about our most recent activities and initiatives.
December 05, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—A study commissioned by FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers, reveals that a natural catastrophe in China on the scale of the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami would have an even more severe impact on...
November 30, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Commercial and industrial property insurer FM Global has been named the insurer risk managers and large insurance buyers would most recommend to peers for service in Business Insurance magazine’s 2011 Buyers Choice awards.
October 04, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Frank T. Connor, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Textron, has been elected to the board of directors of FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers. FM Global’s board comprises executives...
September 29, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA' (Very Strong) financial strength rating of FM Global and stable rating outlook.
“The ratings continue to reflect FM Global's strong capital and long-term underwriting profitability, competitive...
September 27, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Insurance ratings company A.M. Best has affirmed FM Global’s A+ (Superior) financial performance rating and “stable” rating outlook, noting the commercial property insurer’s “very strong capitalization,” “solid operating performance”...
September 21, 2011
NORWOOD, Mass., USA—In a year of unprecedented natural disasters and hundreds of billions of dollars in property damage worldwide, FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers, has created the Center for Property Risk Solutions,...
September 15, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Ruud H. Bosman, vice chairman of FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers, will retire in November after 40 years with the company, where he worked his entire career.
Bosman joined FM Global in 1971 and was...
September 07, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Just when insurers may be scrambling for ways to restrict coverage and reduce capacity to stave off the fallout from the next major disaster, FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, today announced that a...
May 17, 2011
MADRID, Spain—FM Global, one of the world’s largest business property insurers, has established an insurance branch in Spain and is now able to write local business through its Madrid office. FM Global has provided loss prevention engineering services to...
May 11, 2011
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—When America’s corporate insurance buyers look to purchase commercial property insurance, business interruption or terrorism coverage, a newsurvey by the Flaspöhler Research Group finds the “business favorite” is FM Global, one of the...