The purchase price was approximately $1 billion.

Answer Financial strengthens our offering to self-directed consumers who want a choice between insurance carriers. Clients who utilize independent brokers and so are brand-neutral are served by our Encompass operation. Allstate intends to keep the existing headquarters of Esurance in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA and Response Financial in Los Angeles. These operations will be reported in the Allstate Protection reporting segment.. Allstate acquires Esurance and Response Financial for $1 billion The Allstate Corporation today announced that it has obtained all required regulatory approvals and closed its acquisition of Esurance and Answer Financial from White colored Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd.But now I have to put my most talented staff on this problem actually before sorting out the basics of transmitting information. In our iPhone-reverent age, the dismissal of EHR critics as Luddites can be supported by the reputation that technologies we once couldn’t imagine we now can’t live without. But the assumption that EHR evolution will mirror the cell phone’s trajectory has three notable flaws. The EHR is definitely touted as a cost-saving, quality-promoting device, though cost-conserving projections have already been debunked and data on quality are combined.2 Although we’ve made improvement in patient safety only by carefully examining our errors, somehow the risks posed by technology are anticipated to right themselves.