February 5, 2020

Regulation, technology and insurance trends

Regulation, technology and insurance trends have sparked some interesting articles coupled with some active debates as we start 2020. Change is an ever constant theme. In the first place, regulation is constantly evolving to keep up with new technology and...

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January 2, 2020

Glemham launch new MGA platform

Glemham Underwriting Ltd hit 2020 running with the launch of their new MGA platform. The Managing General Agent specialising in Property, Liability and PI insurance have implemented phase one of their transformation programme. The MGA team chose bluescape from the...

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January 2, 2020

2019 Spotlight on the Insurance Market

Choosing the best stories for a 2019 spotlight on the insurance market has not been easy. Each month threw up multiple global news items coupled with examples of new technology applications from across the insurance market. These articles not only...

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December 3, 2019

Examples of insurance collaboration and much more

Examples of insurance collaboration continue to hit the headlines, with multiple initiatives coming to market over the last few weeks. Increasingly, insurance companies understand the opportunities offered to them by insurtech innovation. These examples are proof that both sides recognise...

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November 14, 2019

Total Systems plc joins the MGAA

Total Systems plc have joined the Managing General Agents’ Association (MGAA). In our view, Managing General Agents are typically innovative and quick to recognise new opportunities. We are delighted to have our membership confirmed and really look forward to our...

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November 6, 2019

Insurance by subscription

HSBC is leading the way with ‘Select and Cover’ a product that offers seven types of cover in one subscription. The news item HSBC launches subscription-based insurance product in UK  quotes the HSBC Insurance UK CEO Mark Hussein. In the...

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October 24, 2019

Regulation, innovation and technology for insurance

Regulation, innovation and technology for insurance continue to dominate the industry. Recent news includes the focus by the Financial Conduct Authority on fair pricing practices and the value of insurance for customers. The focus of innovation is now firmly on...

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October 2, 2019

Insurance innovations, risks and huge investments

Insurance innovations, risks and huge investments in the market all make for some fascinating reading this month. Stand-out articles for me include the report on autonomous cars, the insurance tech investment trends and the look at e-scooters.  In addition, the...

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September 3, 2019

Market disruption for insurance

Innovative thinking and new technology has real potential to drive market disruption for insurance. This month there is evidence that this disruption is starting to happen. For example, my personal favourite is the interview with the CEO of Lemonade, the...

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August 5, 2019

Insurance tech, compliance and market statistics

Compliance, insurance tech and market statistics generated a lot of interesting news last month. A common theme from the Financial Conduct Authority is fairness. This is also an important issue for insurance technology, with a continued focus on digital ethics....

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