False declarations are a bugbear for insurers. Mark Bates, CEO of insurance software specialist RDT, looks at the challenges and discusses technology to help defeat the fraudsters
Aon's Murray Wood argues companies need to invest in cyber protection as threats become more common and varied.
Ahead of the upcoming Insurance Data Analytics Asia 2014 conference in Hong Kong, Postonline interviews a key speaker.
Aviva has recruited Progressive’s vice president of big data to helm its own analytics operations.
Aviva's David McMillan asks how insurers can keep up with digital innovation to deliver improved customer service
Brokers have been challenged to help maintain the fight against fraud after a survey by Zurich showed that almost a quarter of ID checks fail because customers’ dates of birth have not been entered correctly.
The London market risks falling behind its global counterparts because of its failure to unlock the potential of big data, software provider Xuber has warned.
International data centre operator Equinix believes insurers need to think more about where their data is stored as regulations increase in Asia.
By Ranjit Narula, Head of Insurance - Europe at Infosys
Axa has partnered with Callcredit Information Group giving the insurer better access to credit checking and behavioural data tools.
This year’s Airmic conference, taking place at Birmingham’s International Convention Centre, will see insurers and risk managers come together to share experiences and influence forward thinking. Post asked some leading industry figures to go head-to…
How can insurers running on outdated legacy systems prepare themselves for the host of new data demands set to be ushered in by Solvency II?
With customer demand evolving faster than ever, insurers must break free from restrictive legacy systems
by Steve Vallis, business systems consultant at Mercato Solutions
Insurers must look at their use of technology if they are to reap the benefits offered by strategic partnerships
Firms need to make it simple for customers to manage their insurance needs via the medium that suits them best. But with many insurers running on outdated legacy systems, is this easier said than done?
by Ian Bowen, director at Innovation Group
by Mark Curtis, chief client officer at Fjord, part of Accenture Interactive
‘Big data’ has long been hailed as the next big thing in insurance – so why have firms been so slow to harness its undoubted potential?
A recent study found up to a quarter of all insurance applications could be deliberately inaccurate. What can insurers do to help prevent this?
Data can help insurers assess future storm and flood risks, providing benefits across the business and enhancing modelling processes.
Data is expected to drive change in the insurance industry, with greater volumes set to create distinct opportunities.
Earlier this year, the NHS revealed controversial plans to create a centralised database of medical records. Those behind the Care.data scheme are championing its potential to improve the detection and treatment of major diseases, but critics have…
With organised fraud costing the insurance industry an estimated £392m a year, is increased use of data the key to winning the battle?