Moving away from a more regional orientation, AXA’s IT services organization will provide worldwide network connectivity and management of IT assets, hardware and software, change control and incident management.
Mobile capabilities for policyholders are table stakes. But serious questions remain about the security of the most popular consumer smartphone platforms. I&T checked in with the executives who live and breathe data security to find out how they balance cutting-edge mobile service offerings with security.
Joplin Losses Still Not Settled 18 Months LaterJanuary 11, 2013With insurance companies still tabulating losses from the May 2011 Joplin, Mo., tornado, it's folly to expect any clarity on the full scope of even larger events like Hurricane Sandy for years.
Cost Shifting: A Fresh Look at Soft FraudNovember 25, 2012While safety has increased and frequency of injury has decreased, severity of injuries has increased, suggesting that medical providers are shifting costs from government and private health payers to casualty insurers.
Sandy’s Lessons Emerging for P&C IndustryNovember 01, 2012Property/casualty insurers may find themselves reconsidering their business continuity plans and reevaluating catastrophe models and claims response strategies, say industry analysts.
Hurricane Sandy Insured Losses Widely Outstrip IreneOctober 30, 2012Hurricane Sandy appears to have easily
caused more losses than last year's Hurricane Irene, but final
totals will be hard to come by for some time because of the
scale of the disaster, catastrophe forecasting companies said on