Private Health-Exchange Market Consolidates
Towers Watson expands its exchange business into the midsized and small markets with its purchase of Liazon, a major player in the space.
Midsize Companies Move to Private Health Exchanges
Mercer announces 33 new users for its active-employee exchange product, most with between 100 and 3,000 employees.
Private Exchange Wars
The rhetoric is heated and getting hotter all the time in the emerging field of private health-benefits insurance exchanges. Where does the real truth lie?
Big Companies Eye Private Health-Benefits Exchanges
To date the online portals have mostly served small corporate customers, but it looks like that may soon be changing.
Earning Their Keep
Finance chiefs’ pay is increasingly aligned with corporate performance, as our report on trends in CFO compensation reveals.
Same-Sex Marriage Ruling: How Costly?
Many companies will see modest new benefits-related costs as a result of the Supreme Court's ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act.
With Private Exchanges, Workers Dump Old Health-care Choices
Almost four in five employees at the three customers of Aon Hewitt’s new private exchange chose a different kind of plan than they had used previously. More opted for a less-costly plan than one with better benefits.
A New Private Health Exchange, with a Twist
Buck Consultants jumps into the game with an exchange for which insurance carriers compete in each geographic area to be the sole provider there.
Feds Shake Up Private Health-Exchange Market
Companies can no longer use health reimbursement arrangements, or HRAs, to help employees purchase their own health insurance through private exchanges.
Pension Plans Even Worse Off Than Sponsors Thought
This year’s downgrading of bonds issued by big banks will drive up plan liabilities and may catch sponsors off guard.
“Private Exchanges” Could Trigger Health-Benefits Revolution
To what extent Corporate America will embrace this emerging method of delivering employee health care is not yet clear — but a vast transformation appears quite possible.