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More employers look to exchanges for health benefits

Employers, both big and small, are increasingly moving toward using health insurance exchanges to provide their workers' health benefits. The companies offer their employees a fixed amount of money so they can shop for and select a plan available from an online marketplace, reported The Wall Street Journal.

Towers Watson buys private exchange for $435M

Professional services company Towers Watson is acquiring Extend Health, the largest private Medicare exchange, for $435 million.

Survey: Most employers not dropping health plans in 2014

A new survey is the latest attempt by industry analysts to determine whether companies will continue to offer employer-sponsored health plans after insurance exchanges begin operating in 2014.