Incoming Airmic chair Clive Clarke talks to Burhan Khadbai about his journey to the role and the key issues facing the risk management and insurance communities
A new ‘on demand’ learner driver insurance has launched, which allows customers to book policy days via a smartphone app.
With the sharing economy growing year-on-year, what are the challenges and opportunities for the insurance industry?
Insurance customers' expectations are evolving rapidly. Those firms that operate in the insurance space are now in direct competition with pure digital retailers, such as Amazon,and super brands like Apple when it comes to how they interact with, engage…
Incumbent insurers that fail to be “customer centric” and adapt to the digital age are likely to go the same way as former high street giant Woolworths.
Global giant Allianz has launched an innovation venture in Singapore for Asia.
The Insurance Fraud Bureau plays an important role as the central hub for sharing insurance fraud data and intelligence. However, there are new technologies that can help insurers detect during the online quotation process behaviours that may be…
Trak Global has tied up with Volkswagen to provide tech support for new drivers.
US-based innovation consulting and software provider Imaginatik is to target the UK and European insurance sector after striking a partnership with Ingenin.
The 'trolley dilemma' is a thought experiment from the 1960s that questions the ethical course of action when having to choose between two outcomes
A ‘disruptive’ insurtech firm specialising in risk management software has attracted £200,000 in debt funding.
Not that long ago I was involved in a discussion about the future of the modern world and was rather astounded to hear myself speak knowledgeably on the various aspects of the topic, compared with the other participants.
Clive Nicholls, UK & Ireland CEO at Crawford & Company, disagrees loss adjusting will soon be disrupted by the 'gig economy'. He argues the industry cannot rely on freelancers to carry out claims surveys in surge scenarios.
An early Facebook investor has ploughed $10m (£6.8m) into a tech startup that uses artificial intelligence to detect fraudulent insurance claims.
Aviva will be the exclusive financial services partner for digital accelerator and incubator Founders Factory over the next five years.
A Post survey shows the uptake and pace of customer data analytics for Asian insurance firms is on the rise.
For the past five years the general insurance industry has been buzzing about telematics.
As I look out to the horizon I can't help but feel incredibly excited and perhaps a little apprehensive. We are seeing technology develop at an unprecedented pace, coupled with a sharpened focus on the customer and a reform agenda that could change the…
Digital innovation is changing the way the insurance industry operates, with providers beginning to embrace developments where technology can make life easier for the consumer.
Over the years, the London insurance and reinsurance market has faced many challenges and changes, but to date it has successfully navigated these choppy waters.
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson warned: “He who rejects change is the architect of decay.” And 2016 will go down in the annals of insurance history as a year of change.
The Next Generation Insurance Network has been providing young professionals with educational and social events in London for the past five years. The network has more than 1500 members from brokers to underwriters, lawyers to consultants.
A fifth of European consumers would buy insurance or banking products from Google, Amazon or Facebook reveals a study
Customers could increasingly turn to big-name disruptive firms in the financial services sector, according to a survey of the European market by Fujitsu.
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