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Open Minds Article focuses on Roundstone and Nationwide partnership

October 22, 2013


The Open Minds article, "Nationwide Insurance Partners With Roundstone Management To Offer Self-Insured Employee Health Benefits," delves into our Mid-Market Med Medical Stop Loss Program.


"Nationwide Insurance, best known for its property and casualty insurance products, has contracted with Roundstone Management, Ltd. to market a stop-loss product for
small- to mid-size businesses seeking to offer self-insured employee health benefits, rather than purchase a group health insurance plan. Roundstone offers a product for
groups of multiple, related, or non-related organizations with between 50 to 1,000 employees each enabling the organizations to pool their risks above a self-insured
employer deductible."

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Roundstone in Forbes

September 23, 2013


The Forbes Magazine article, "While Health Insurers Sleep, Nationwide Enters Health Insurance Market," makes mention of the Roundstone managed captive. Roundstone will be the exclusive captive manager for the EHOP (Employer Health Ownership Plan).

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Roundstone President Michael Schroeder Interviewed by WorkCompCentral

April 11, 2013


Mike Schoeder was quoted in Concerns Mount over Ohio's Ballooning Self-Insured PEOs by David Dankwa of WorkCompCentral.

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Roundstone President Michael Schroeder in Business Insurance Magazine.

March 10, 2013


Mike Schoeder was quoted in Medical Stop-loss Captives Make Self-funding Easier for Mid-market Firms by Joanne Wojcik of Business Insurance.

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Roundstone President Michael Schroeder's Article Wellness and ROI is featured in Corporate Wellness Magazine.

December 20, 2012


Learn how wellness provides a great opportunity for both employer and employee to work together and reduce health care expense for each.

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Roundstone Management, Ltd. and Nationwide Life Insurance Company Announce Managing General Underwriter Agreement

October 1, 2012


Roundstone Management and Nationwide Life Insurance Company are pleased to announce a new Managing General Underwriter Agreement effective October 1, 2012.


Through this agreement, Roundstone and Nationwide will focus on Group Captives and will be the only resource for a one-stop, complete, turnkey, group captive underwriting facility offering stop loss coverage. 

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Roundstone Managed West Virginia Workers' Compensation Consortium was selected by Risk and Insurance Magazine as 2012 Risk Innovator Winners: Construction

September 19, 2012


A group captive blazes a trail by proposing a model to put union contractors on an equal footing with nonunion competitors.

The consortium is managed by Roundstone Mgmt. Ltd. in Westlake Village, Ohio, and claims are managed by Wells Fargo. More than 30 members belong to the captive, up from the original 13.

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Roundstone's Proud Award Nominated Involvement with the West Virginia Workers' Compensation Consortium

September 17, 2012


Captive Review nominated the West Virginia Workers’ Compensation Consortium (WVWCC) for its 2012 Innovation in Captive Management Award and Group/Association Captive of the Year.   Roundstone is proud of its involvement in this insurance program partnership between labor and management. As the Captive Program Manager who developed and manages this very successful program from inception to its current roster of 32 members; we want to thank all the stakeholders for their commitment to safety and success. 

Full Press Release Here.



Group Captive Looking Good as published in the Self Insured, August 2012 Issue.

September 7, 2012


Recent news highlight court decisions, legislative action and market dynamics is providing a boost to the group captive insurance approach.

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Roundstone Management, Ltd. Announces LongView Agency's National General Agency Agreement

February 10, 2012


Roundstone Management's LongView Agency is pleased to announce a new joint underwriting agreement witha rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best insurance company resulting in a collaboration of strength and stability. LongView will be the representative general agent for commercial auto insurance to the livery industry on a national basis.


The LongView Agency is a public transportation program that specializes in commercial auto insurance for taxicabs, non-emergency medical transportation vehicles and limousines/black cars with coverage offerings for auto liability, general liability, and physical damage. LongView plans to expand its footprint nationally in coming weeks and months. LongView is presently working in OH, PA, CA, TN, IL, MN, GA and IN with the intention to expand into other states.



Roundstone Management, Ltd. announces the release of its Mid-Market Med insurance program

February 10, 2012


Are you interested in a complete healthcare solutino that gives you the tools to take control of 75% of your current insurance cost?


Roundstone has developed an innovative solution to rising healthcare costs for midsized companies. This solution leverages the strengths of wellness initiatives, self funding and captive insurance, while simulaneoulsy addressing their shortcomings.

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Labor & Management Form Coalition To Stabilize Workers' Compensation Costs
June 15, 2010


A coalition is an alliance among individuals or groups, during which they cooperate in joint action, each in their own self-interest, joining forces together for a common cause. Labor and management in the building trades of West Virginia have done exactly that in their joint effort to control the costs of workers’ compensation insurance. Recognizing the benefits of training, drug testing, and proactive communication in the objective of reducing workers’ compensation injuries, labor and management have combined efforts and created an insurance program that returns the benefits of reduced workers’ compensation losses. The insurance program is known as a Group Captive, and it not only provides the essential coverage for workers compensation but rewards participants with superior training and loss prevention.Read More.

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