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The Insanity of Analytics in Insurance

Let me tell you about a burr that's been under my saddle for way too long. Simply put, I think that so much of the way analytics and AI are being promoted to the insurance industry is similar to the ...

The Story of Cover Genius

Among the predictions delivered toward the end of 2019, one long-term forecast stood apart from the rest. "I think insurance will actually start to just disappear into the ether," an industry ...

The Insurance Jobs of the Future

No one should be surprised that an industry as data-driven and processing-heavy as insurance is in the grip of an earthshaking workforce transformation. As wide-ranging automated technologies assume ...

InsurTech Ecosystem: Value Beyond Technologies

In recent years, we've seen significant investments flow into the InsurTech ecosystem, creating thousands of new technology tools. Yet it's this same volume that's leaving many carriers overwhelmed ...

How Pay-Per-Mile Insurance Is Evolving

As automakers race to develop and test autonomous vehicles for longer and more complex trips, insurers offering unique types of auto insurance coverage aren't worrying about disruption. Dan Preston, ...

Chubb’s Q4 Soars With Strong P/C Premium Gains

Chubb has plenty to celebrate about its 2019 fourth quarter. The property/casualty insurer enjoyed a large jump in net income due mostly to rate hikes and P/C underwriting gains. Chubb's catastrophe ...

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 ...

A Closer Look at AIG’s Rumored Future Leader

Peter Zaffino sat at 2 World Trade Center poring over financial reports on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, when the first plane struck a neighboring building. Zaffino, known by colleagues for his ...

A Passion for Insurance: Growing Up in the Business

Alex Timm's path to the C-Suite of an InsurTech carrier probably isn't typical. Unlike other InsurTechs headed by technology experts or marketing officers from outside the insurance industry, Timm is ...

How to Evaluate Imagery-Based AI Solutions

It's been broadly established that imagery-derived data provides benefits to both property insurers and reinsurers, across a variety of use cases. These use cases touch most aspects of the carrier ...

Reading the Tea Leaves for Insurance Distribution

"Fewer, more specialized agents and brokers empowered by technology." That's how Roland Chan, CEO and Co-Founder of FindBob, responded to the question, "What does the future of commercial insurance ...

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 ...

Executives On The Move at Liberty Mutual and RenaissanceRe

Liberty Mutual appointed one of its veteran executives to lead its Global Risk Solutions arm in North America. RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. hired a new head of human resources.

Corvus CEO Edmundson: InsurTech and Cyber Cover Offer a Potent Mix

Cyber continues to be a fast-evolving risk. But Phil Edmundson, founder and CEO of the Boston-based InsurTech-focused managing general agent, said his company's strategy takes that into account. "The ...

Let’s Chat: Bot Invasion in P/C Insurance

The use of chatbots by property/casualty insurers is growing but still limited. While only about 13 percent of P/C carriers have currently deployed this emerging technology, over 25 percent have a ...