Insurers are all about profits, and a lot of that comes from paying out big bucks to the most profitable companies.

So what does this mean for the insurance industry?

In the short term, it means bigger profits for the big players, but there’s a bigger picture as well. 

This story was originally published in March 2018.

It has been updated with more information.

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