A new age for insurance procurement

McKinsey & Company

In this podcast, McKinsey experts explore the insurance procurement themes executives should consider as the tremors from the pandemic push them to rethink their service-provider relationships. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

Tech-driven insurers: How to thrive in 2030

McKinsey & Company

Insurance operating models are on the verge of a fundamental change. To thrive in 2030, insurers must commit to a specific role and take action now to secure the tech capabilities they need. Insights on Financial Services Insurance


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Building new digital businesses in insurance

McKinsey & Company

More incumbent insurers are considering building digital businesses. Insights on Financial Services InsuranceThree McKinsey experts discuss what to do—and with whom.

Four executives on the future of insurance distribution

McKinsey & Company

Four insurance executives from around the globe weigh in on how distribution is changing, both in the wake of the pandemic and more broadly as customer and agent needs and expectations evolve. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

CEO brief: The future of business building in insurance

McKinsey & Company

Insurance executives must drive a shift in business from methodical to adaptive and faster. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

Cowbell Cypher Creates Insurance Opportunity for MSSPs

Channel Insider

Cowbell Cyper currently has a network of 6,000 insurance agents and brokers through which organizations with up to $1 billion in revenues can sign up for cybersecurity insurance coverage. “We provide affordable cyber insurance,” he said. Security Before Insurance.

Global Insurance Pools statistics and trends: An overview of life, P&C, and health insurance

McKinsey & Company

The ninth edition of McKinsey’s Global Insurance Pools database offers a detailed look at the insurance industry by region and line of business. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

Revolutionizing insurance: The personalized insurance engine

McKinsey & Company

Uwe Stuhldreier—an executive at HUK24, Germany’s largest fully digital direct insurer—discusses a customer-centric, digitally enabled business model that could shape the future of insurance. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

Will Asian insurers make the right choices for health insurance?

McKinsey & Company

Private health insurance is a significant growth opportunity for insurers in Asia. To compete, insurers will need to reimagine their value propositions and rethink their operating models.

How insurers can reimagine G&A for the next normal

McKinsey & Company

Insights on Financial Services Financial Services InsuranceThis often-overlooked function can yield significant cost savings.

How insurance can help combat climate change

McKinsey & Company

In the transition to a green economy, the insurance industry can play a critical role in helping stakeholders manage risk. Insights on Financial Services

Scale matters … to an extent: Playing the scale game in insurance

McKinsey & Company

Large insurers can turn their scale into a strong competitive advantage—if they recognize that fully harnessing the benefits of scale requires managing complexity. Insights on Financial Services Insurance

A better approach to M&A in North American insurance

McKinsey & Company

Insights on Financial Services Insurance United StatesLarge deals are enticing but rare—and smaller ones create more value. Programmatic deal making would help.

Coronavirus and Business Interruption Insurance

Internicola Law Firm

Is Business Interruption Insurance a form of relief for small business during this pandemic? What is Business Interruption Insurance. Can Small Businesses Claim Business Interruption Insurance to Replace their Lost Income?

A unique time for chief risk officers in insurance

McKinsey & Company

Amid rising economic uncertainty, leading insurers are looking to their CROs to do even more than manage risks. Risk Insights

Creating value in US insurance investing

McKinsey & Company

Despite market complexity, many opportunities exist for private equity players to create value in insurance. We studied the US industry and offer a set of investment recommendations to guide PE firms’ decisions. Insights on Financial Services

Incentive Program Ideas for Insurance CSRs

ITA Group

Incentive Program Ideas for Insurance CSRs. Things in the insurance industry are moving fast. No matter the sub-segment of insurance (P&C, Life, Health, Investment), CSRs play a big role in maintaining client relationships and getting policies on the books.

Africa’s insurance market is set for takeoff

McKinsey & Company

Five strategic considerations to help guide insurance companies on their journey to success in Africa. Middle East and Africa

A digital-business builder: An interview with the CEO of Allianz Direct

McKinsey & Company

Digital Insights Financial Services Insurance Life insurance Property & casualty insurance DigitalWhat does it take to build scalable new businesses inside of an older, more established company? Bart Schlatmann is building one now.

Product innovation: The new imperative for insurers in Asia

McKinsey & Company

Incumbent insurers in Asia find product innovation challenging. Developing products to respond to customer needs, not risks or competitor actions, will be crucial. Insights on Financial Services Financial Services Asia-Pacific

The growth chessboard: How leaders fuel profitable growth in insurance

McKinsey & Company

We examined the performance of 46 insurers around the globe to identify the behaviors that the outperformers share. Insights on Financial Services

Verisk Analytics Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Pioneering Telematics Data Exchange for Usage-Based Insurance in North America

Frost & Sullivan

With the largest data repository of connected vehicle driving data in North America, the Verisk Data Exchange provides significant value to consumers, insurers, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). SANTA CLARA, Calif.

Managing change on many fronts: How Northwestern Mutual beat the odds

McKinsey & Company

Insights on Financial Services InsuranceSenior executives Tim Gerend and Christian Mitchell share insights on how they collaborate with the company’s independent advisors to transform financial planning.

The productivity imperative for US life and annuities carriers

McKinsey & Company

Insights on Financial Services InsuranceProductivity is a vital element of economic value creation. Research reveals what makes top performers different.

CXO perspectives: A conversation on the future of bancassurance

McKinsey & Company

Industry leaders show how banks and insurers can adapt to the digital shift. Insights on Financial Services Banking InsuranceThe COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating a number of industry changes that were already in full swing.

Innovating employee health: Time to break the mold?

McKinsey & Company

Employers have rapidly adapted during the COVID-19 pandemic: Can they now apply that level of speed to innovating employer-sponsored insurance? Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care services

Insurtech Report Points to Digital Transformation

Channel Insider

An insurtech study by DXC Technology is offering insight into consumers' digital expectations of insurance companies. See the findings here

Moving to a user-first, omnichannel approach

McKinsey & Company

As new digital players and ecosystems converge to offer basic insurance products, carriers need to evolve their digital capabilities and online user experiences to remain relevant and competitive.

Author Talks: Deanna Mulligan on smart skill building

McKinsey & Company

The former chair and CEO of Guardian Insurance offers a theory of change for those hiring, retaining, and retraining the next generation of tech-savvy employees.

Holistic customer assistance through digital-first collections

McKinsey & Company

With families continuing to struggle to make ends meet, lenders that find the right combinations of digital-first customer support will experience the benefits, including longer-term customer loyalty and insurance against being left in the wake of more ambitious peers.

Running up on runoff: Strategic options for life closed books

McKinsey & Company

Runoff policies often present profitability challenges for European life insurers. Those looking to create value from their closed books can learn from recent market shifts. Insights on Financial Services

Thinkers50 Hall of Fame 2021: Reuel J. Khoza

Thinkers 50

Dr. Khoza currently serves as the Chairman of Africa’s largest institutional asset manager, the Public Investment Corporation, and as Chairman of Assupol Holdings, Assupol Insurance Company, Hlayisani Capital, Dzana Investments, Discovery Bank and Discovery Bank Holdings. Reuel J.

The New Ransomware Reality

Compare The Cloud

However, the largest known payment thus far has come from insurance firm CNA Hardy, which paid $40 million. . As the headlines showed this year, the pandemic has been a breeding ground for ransomware attacks.

What Are The Pros And Cons of A PEO?

ExactHire - Partnership

Higher health insurance costs are a downside of being a small business. Companies that partner with a PEO can leverage the PEO’s size when purchasing health insurance and other group benefits. The PEO will also carry workers’ compensation and liability insurance.

Ep. 151 – Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC COO, Dr. Dana Knight-Reyes

COO Alliance

From their regional offices in Colorado, Missouri, Montana and Illinois, they have represented businesses, including transportation entities, public employers, and insurers throughout the United States. . Our guest today is Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Dana Knight-Reyes. .

Making Sense of Cloud: Understanding Multi-Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, Distributed Cloud

Compare The Cloud

For example, insurance companies have open enrollment applications submitted once or twice a year, while the environment supporting this may go virtually unused for 10 or more months of the year.

To Incorporate Or Not to Incorporate…That is the Question!


Procuring the right Insurance. Tax Filings, Audits and Insurance. ISTO provides the infrastructure under which your association can operate knowing full well that all the legal annual obligations of a not-for-profit such as tax filings, financial audits and insurance policies are provided for using cost-effective and professional resources that protect your association. by Michelle Hunt, Director, Alliance Management Operations. Step One: The Collaboration Concept.

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Top 10 White Label Social Media Agencies

Jake Jorgovan

As an agency owner, you are likely always looking for ways to increase revenue and scale your business. Often, scaling means additional workload and added stress for you and your team, or a lot of effort going into finding new clients, but it doesn’t have to be.

Should We Use a Fiscal Sponsorship for our Charitable Project?

Pearlman + Pearlman

Project organizers should consider whether the fiscal sponsor has appropriate insurance policies reflective of the activities and risks associated with the project (e.g., employer practices liability insurance; cybersecurity insurance).

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Conferences and the Coronavirus: Guidance for Associations and Event Organizers


Evaluating whether to acquire event cancellation insurance. By Joanna Lee , Gesmer Updegrove. As the world goes into social lock-down to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus, many conferences, face-to-face meetings, and other in-person gatherings are being cancelled or postponed.