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The New IoT Insurance Wave: Small Commercial!

The growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is a relevant trend for our hyper-connected society. A few years ago it was estimated that on a normal day, 127 new devices were connecting to the Internet ...

VC Funding Could Dry Up, InsurTech Exec Says

The days of VC funds and strategic investors throwing money at InsurTechs may be numbered, an InsurTech executive warned fellow startup leaders late last year during a presentation at an InsurTech ...

InsurTechs to Watch: The Distribution Channel

Carrier Management editors reached out to 15 InsurTech executives involved in the distribution of property/casualty insurance to ask questions about their missions, how they're changing the industry ...

Executives On The Move at Atlas Financial Holdings and Starr Insurance Companies

Atlas Financial Holdings promoted one of its founding members to a newly-created position at the company. Starr Insurance Companies appointed a veteran executive as Aviation Underwriting Manager.

The Risky Business of Insuring Shared Households

An estimated 79 million adults, or 32% of the adult population, lived in a shared household in 2017. This uptick in shared household living comes in many different types. According to recent Census ...

Carrier Challenge: Adopting AI Quickly Enough

The adoption of artificial intelligence is having a profound impact on many industries, including insurance. As it becomes more common, AI will also allow insurers to introduce new products, ...

Jan. 2020 Reinsurance Renewals Vary Widely

The January 2020 reinsurance renewals saw significant variation in pricing and capacity depending on geography, line of business, cedents' loss record and client relationships, according to two ...

How Cyber Insurance Will Reshape Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is broken. It's a bold statement, but given the increasing frequency of cyber breaches, along with the presence of more varied and evolving threats, there is growing uncertainty about ...

Machine Learning Today and Tomorrow

It is difficult to open an insurance industry newsletter these days without seeing some reference to machine learning or its cousin artificial intelligence and how they will revolutionize the ...

An Empathetic Approach to Leadership and Insurance

The first point of contact with an insurer for most consumers is when they take out a policy or when they make a claim—neither of these experiences are easy or straightforward at best. At worst, ...

Executives On The Move at AXIS Insurance and At-Bay

AXIS Capital Holdings' AXIS Insurance made two new executive appointments. A former Hiscox USA executive is joining cyber insurance startup At-Bay as General Counsel and Head of Claims.

Munich Re Buys a Madison Avenue NYC High-Rise

Munich Re Group plans to acquire a 39-story Madison Avenue high-rise in New York City. Buyer and seller declined to disclose the purchase price. CBRE advised the unnamed seller, and MEAG, which had ...