IFS Cluster

The Hartford Region is recognized globally as an epicenter of excellence in the Insurance and Financial Services industry. Some of the largest companies in the industry call Connecticut home, and the Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services Cluster provides a disciplined system of corporate, education and government collaboration to support this dynamic and expanding industry.

The system enhances the competitive strength of each IFS company, increases the employment opportunities, expands workforce diversity in the sector and develops a pool of qualified and experienced employees in the Hartford Region and Connecticut overall.

The Connecticut IFS Cluster enhances and protects the business climate for IFS companies in the state and collaboratively addresses trends, changes, threats and opportunities affecting the industry and state.

Recent and Upcoming Highlights:

  • Stakeholder meetings have commenced, including various banks and the State Department of Banking, on the inaugural Banking Boot Camp for college students
  • Three insurance-industry CEO’s will be featured as part of the annual Insurance Market Summit held in the nation’s Insurance Capital, Hartford, on November 10th
  • CT IFS has joined on as an industry partner for the Connecticut Innovation’s Global Venture Challenge

Learn more about the Connecticut IFS Cluster
and its impact on the industry.