On Wednesday a major publicly traded insurance company, Argo Group, showed confidence in that fledgling market, announcing that it had bought ARIS, a small insurance firm that has been selling art title insurance since 2006.

Argo, based in Bermuda, has total assets of $6.7 billion and currently provides property and casualty insurance to companies around the world, covering items like airplanes and oil rigs.”

Full story in The New York Times.