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Why M&A Is Booming in the P/C Insurance Space

Now that the dust is settling after an unpredictable and historically challenging period, insurers are going on the offensive by pursuing innovation, building out core capabilities and aggressively ...

P/C Carrier Job Tally Down 14K So Far in 2021

Unemployment levels increased across the insurance industry in the first half of 2021, with property/casualty insurance carrier employment figures revealing a drop of 14,000 jobs. Greg Jacobson, ...

Who Do You Trust? When Behavioral Science Fails

Late last week, I was reviewing my Twitter feed and came across a tweet that made no sense to me. While it's a common occurrence for me to be baffled by Twitter exchanges, this particular tweet ...

PFAS Litigation Levels Already at Epic Proportions

Mass litigation is every casualty insurer's worst nightmare, conjuring up memories of the unending flow of asbestos litigation and the devastating effect it had on the industry. Today, though, we're ...

How to Value an InsurTech

Next year, Chubb (tracing its roots back to the birth of the Insurance Company of North America) will turn 230 years old, an extraordinary feat of longevity that partly explains why it's the world's ...

Lead From the Front or Lead From the Middle?

Leading from the front or leading from the middle—where is the real power? Like day needs night, Romeo needs Juliet and bacon needs eggs, so do leaders need followers. However, these great ...

The Growing Wave of Cloud in Insurance

A couple of years ago, insurers were skeptical of cloud computing. Now? Not only are they leaning into cloud-first strategies, but cloud has become the default hosting option for more insurance ...

What It’s Like to Work for an InsurTech

Personal levels of risk tolerance and potential development opportunities are among the factors that job seekers weigh as they consider whether to work at traditional property/casualty carriers or ...

Using the IoT Paradigm to Prevent Worker Injury

The global economy is built on the backs of hardworking "industrial athletes," and providing those athletes with the equipment to keep them safe is the mission of one New York-based technology firm ...

The ABCs of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The focus on diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the insurance sector is gaining pace—not just linearly but exponentially. More and more people have become part of the conversation, yet many ...

Making Connections

"All Black folks have a drawer." The comment may have gone unnoticed at an insurance gathering last year, when Sylvia Alston, managing partner of Momentum Risk Partners, tossed it out quietly as she ...