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Varney Agency seeks Canadian expansion with new stake in large Quebec sawmill operator

Dylan Martin |

The family connected to Bangor-based Varney Agency has acquired a one-third ownership stake in what it is calling one of Quebec’s largest independent sawmill operators.

Anthem: Data breach impacted 531,000 Mainers

The data breach that hit insurance company Anthem Inc. and its subsidiaries earlier this year impacted 531,000 Mainers, the company confirmed on Wednesday.

Cross Insurance buys large Mass. firm

Cross Insurance in Bangor has acquired a Massachusetts firm that it said was one of the largest independent insurance providers in New England.

Maine ACA enrollment nears 75,000

Nearly 75,000 Mainers have signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, a 69% increase from the more than 44,000 who signed up last year.

Anthem: Exposed data goes back to 2004

National insurer Anthem Inc. said it has discovered that recently exposed customer data goes all the way back to 2004, the

Maine, other states criticize Anthem

National insurer Anthem Inc. is facing criticism from Maine and other states for not notifying customers fast enough about the large data breach that was

Sun Life Financial to open Scarborough office

Canadian insurance company Sun Life Financial is planning to open a satellite office in Scarborough, saying it could eventually hire 200 people there.

Anthem data breach impacts Maine consumers

Dylan Martin |

A "very sophisticated" cyberattack has exposed the personal information of Mainers who have been members or employees of insurance company Anthem Blue Cross and Blue...

Unum names new CEO in transition plan

Unum Group, the parent company of Portland-based insurance company Unum US, has named a Maine native as the company’s next president and CEO.

United Insurance acquires Farmington agency

Falmouth-based United Insurance has acquired an insurance agency in Farmington.Shiretown Agency will retain its six employees and...