Big Data And The Issue of Privacy

Big Data And The Issue of Privacy We’ve talked before about big data and the benefits of harnessing it to gain real-time intelligence about products, services, and customer behavior for marketing purposes, product development, and more. Big Data, basically, [...]

FASB Proposes New Accounting Rules that Could Impact Insurer Profitability

FASB Proposes New Accounting Rules that Could Impact Insurer Profitability Last month, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued a public comment on a proposal to implement new accounting rules, which according to its press release, is designed “to [...]

SMA Report: Insurer Focus Is on End-to-End Product Development Solutions

SMA Report: Insurer Focus Is on End-to-End Product Development Solutions   Product development and configuration are top-of-mind issues for insurance carriers, as many insurers find IT environmental issues tough to overcome, according to “Product Development: Insurer Plans and Priorities”, [...]

Survey: Are Insurers Prepared for Social Media and Big Data Trends?

Survey: Are Insurers Prepared for Social Media and Big Data Trends?   Capital management, increased regulation and economic uncertainty are three trends insurers are preparing for in terms of their impact on growth and profitability. But there are other [...]