Mobile, Social Media Helps Insurers Provide Better Customer Experience

Mobile, Social Media Helps Insurers Provide Better Customer Experience The sixth edition of the World Insurance Report (WIR) was released recently by Capgemini and Efma, with some interesting findings. Headquartered in Paris, Capgemini is a consulting and outsourcing firm [...]

Mergers and Acquisition Landscape for Insurance Carriers in 2013

Overview of the M&A Landscape for Insurance Carriers, A Look at 2013 The mergers and acquisition (M&A) environment for insurance carriers was a banner year, with 325 announced deals in 2012 in the United States. According to MarshBerry, a [...]

Roadblocks to Creating A Data-Driven Culture within Your Company or MGA

Roadblocks to Creating A Data-Driven Culture within Your Company or MGA Companies across all industries, including insurance carriers, are embracing the benefits of analytics and big data to develop new products and increase market share, reduce costs, mitigate risks, [...]

Growth Industries Offer Opportunities for Expanded Insurer Footprint

Growth Industries Offer Opportunities for Expanded Insurer Footprint   After years of prolonged soft market pricing coupled with diminished investment yields and several catastrophic losses, insurers are tightening underwriting guidelines, raising rates, reducing or limiting coverage, and being more [...]