Catching Up With: Aflac CIO Julia Davis
5 Key Factors in Core Systems Replacement
Tech Pioneers Gain the First-Mover Advantage
Tech Helps Insurers Unite Against Fraud
Technology & Catastrophe Modeling: Beyond the Hype
News & Commentary
Novarica: 40% of Insurers Planning Policy Revamp in 2015
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Insurance technology spending overall is tracking with premium growth, reports the analyst firmís annual survey.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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What Leadership Traits Are Best for Innovation?
Mick Simonelli, Principal, Simonelli Innovation LLC
Leadership is rightly seen as one of the most critical components of financial services innovation programs.
By Mick Simonelli Principal, Simonelli Innovation LLC,
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5 Key Factors in Core Systems Replacement
Mark Cummings, SVP, Sapiens
With so many moving parts, itís critical to get the core project off on the right foot with the selection of the best-fit offering.
By Mark Cummings SVP, Sapiens,
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Guardian Life Broadens Social Reach
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Financial representatives leverage content, compliance, and retention software to build relationships and grow business on social media.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Leverage Analytics for Improved Fraud Detection
Saurabh Tandon, Senior Manager, Mu Sigma
Insurers must counter smarter and more sophisticated defrauders through tech approaches that leverage data analytics.
By Saurabh Tandon Senior Manager, Mu Sigma,
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Catching Up With: Aflac CIO Julia Davis
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The supplemental insurance CIO sees her company on the same path as many insurers in more traditional business lines.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Tech Helps Insurers Unite Against Fraud
James Ruotolo, Principal, SAS
With advances in technology, more cross-industry insurance organizations can quickly set up information exchanges to stop the bad guys.
By James Ruotolo Principal, SAS,
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Innovation Group Purchases Driven Solutions
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The acquisition will strengthen Innovation Groupís accident management and repair offerings for fleet and auto insurance.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Technology & Catastrophe Modeling: Beyond the Hype
Peter Lewis, SVP, AIR Worldwide
As computing power increases, so does the sophistication -- and footprint -- of catastrophe modeling software, which raises important questions about how to deploy, manage, and support these new, more resource-intensive modeling environments.
By Peter Lewis SVP, AIR Worldwide,
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Simplification: A New Approach to Insurance
Mark Collier, Consulting Partner, Insurance, Wipro
Insurers must plan long-term simplification strategies to run their businesses and adapt to regulatory pressures.
By Mark Collier Consulting Partner, Insurance, Wipro,
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Accident Fund Hires New CIO
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Said Tayim has experience at XL Group, State Farm, and Zurich.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Pan-American Life Names VP of International Business Tech
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Frank Recio plans to implement new business processes to drive system efficiency.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Wayne Gretzky's Lessons for Elite Insurance Sales
Tim Attia, EVP, Sales & Marketing, Bolt
The skills and successful tactics of the hockey great very much align with best-practices for insurance distribution strategies, including going direct.
By Tim Attia EVP, Sales & Marketing, Bolt,
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The General Cuts Physical Check Fees by 80%
Anne Rawland Gabriel, Technology writer and marketing communications consultant
By adopting image cash letter technology, The General eliminates manual check deposits and saves enough on bank fees to pay for the hardware in six months.
By Anne Rawland Gabriel Technology writer and marketing communications consultant,
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Mobile Dependence Is Crippling Disaster Response
Marty Lamb, Vice President of Engineering, Rajant
Public safety reliance on public cellular and wireless networks, without significant network infrastructure improvements, means that when disaster strikes, communications fails for everyone.
By Marty Lamb Vice President of Engineering, Rajant,
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Mobile Hot, Cloud Not in Financial Services
Bryan Yurcan, Associate Editor, Bank Systems and Technology
A survey conducted by the Harvard Business Review in conjunction with Verizon looked at technology trends in various industries.
By Bryan Yurcan Associate Editor, Bank Systems and Technology,
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Preparing Technology for New Investment Portfolios
Tim Reilly, SVP, Institutional and Investment Management, SS&C
Insurance investment portfolios are changing. Are your technology and operations prepared?
By Tim Reilly SVP, Institutional and Investment Management, SS&C,
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Supplementing the Death Master File for Life Claims Data
Jonathan Berry, Managing director, Navigant
Due to the changing regulatory environment around the Social Security DMF, insurance companies should be aware how these exclusions impact the identification of deceased policy holders.
By Jonathan Berry Managing director, Navigant,
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The Modern Water Cooler: Platforms for Customer Care & Retention
Kate Gingras, Global Practice Leader, Insurance, Appian
The water cooler chat that created closer connection to what was going on with our company's customers in the past is not practical in today's increasingly mobile work environment.
By Kate Gingras Global Practice Leader, Insurance, Appian,
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Following Unit Head Retirements, Focus Moves to 'One AIG'
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The insurance giant is making the transition to a more streamlined leadership structure under CEO Peter Hancock.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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