Big Data for Fraud DetectionMay 16, 2013Insurers have lots of data, and they are finding new ways to leverage it. High-performance analytics technology is inspiring a whole new set of fraud detection capabilities.
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.
Big Data: Technical or Organizational Problem?October 22, 2012With the “big data” buzz, focus has zeroed in on technical solutions to increase flow of information. But what are the organizational considerations that insurers need to make? Where does big data fit into data management strategies?
Insurers Hit the Underwriting Mark With Big DataOctober 11, 2012While insurers are still in the early stages of adopting big data for underwriting, those that can hit the target now are likely to outpace their competitors -- if they can get the insight into the hands of decision makers.
Navigating the "New Normal"June 29, 2012In a business environment of changing customer and regulatory demands and challenging economic realities, insurers need to respond, and we have to respond profitably, quickly and flexibly to change with more customer-centric business models.