Commissioner Pieciak Interview

Michael PieciakCommissioner Michael Pieciak was interviewed recently by Joe Bergeron, president of the Vermont Association of Credit Unions. They discussed the services offered by the Department of Financial Regulation, advice for credit union leaders, the commissioner’s background and his goals for the department. Watch Commissioner Pieciak interview.

Dave Provost Interview

David Provost David Provost, deputy commissioner of the Captives Division, was interviewed by Meg Green of A.M. Best TV at the annual meeting of the Vermont Captives Insurance Association held in Burlington in August. Provost talked about the health of Vermont captive insurance companies and what DFR does to make sure captive insurance companies thrive in Vermont. A.M.

Vermont named top domicile for captive insurance in the U.S.

Captive ExaminersThe state of Vermont has again been named the top domicile for captive insurance in the United States. This is the fourth time Vermont has been honored with this award, which was presented by Captive Review Magazine at the Captive Service Awards held in Burlington on August 8, 2016.

Fraud of the Week

Durham Woman Charged Claims Fraudulent Vehicle Damage

RALEIGH, NC -- Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin today announced the arrest of Trudy Brunner-Sharpe, 69, of Durham; she is charged with two counts of insurance fraud and one count each of obtaining property by false pretense and attempting to obtain property by false pretense. 

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