Upgrading technology is top priority for insurance companies

For as long as insurance companies have had to file claims with agents, one of the fastest ways to provide coverage is through phone calls. Now some insurance companies... Read more »

Reinsurers confident of compliance as GDPR approaches

As the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) approaches, the industry is watching, with both optimism and apprehension, to see how exactly its implementation will play out, how... Read more »

Reinsurance business model challenged

A key feature of the reinsurance business model is the relatively small amount of assets that must be invested to guarantee a profit. Reinsurers can make losses on assets... Read more »

One third of brokers don’t understand cyber risks

One third of Wall Street brokers do not understand cyber risks, according to a poll from consultant firm Josephson Associates. Currently, there are some 70,000 registered financial advisers. The... Read more »

The importance of marketing in reinsurance

Many companies today either manage their marketing strategy internally or outsource marketing to a third party, such as a market research firm, broker, vendor or other consulting firm. With... Read more »