Technology News for Insurance Agencies

IICF's disaster relief funds aims to assist victims of hurricanes

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:00:00 -0400

Nonprofit industry leader IICF is working to help the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Have you donated yet?

Who’s using what in P&C insurance: Sept. 25, 2017

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:35:00 -0400

Technology news from Symbility Solutions Inc., CoreLogic, WILMIC and ISI Enterprise, TechCanary and AIU, Guidewire and more.

Deloitte email platform and client data hit by cyberattack

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:42:00 -0400

Deloitte said 'very few' clients were impacted, and has drafted outside help to review its security.

Here's why fraudsters love digital

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:30:00 -0400

Many insurers are investing heavily into their websites, operational systems and digital transformation processes. But what about the fraudster?

Enter NU’s Excellence in Cyber Security Risk Management Award today!

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:45:00 -0400

Nominate your cybersecurity program for NU's Excellence in Cyber Security Risk Management Award before time runs out.

SEC says hack may have led to illegal trading profits

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:16:00 -0400

The vulnerability of governments and businesses to cyberattacks was exposed again Wednesday when a top U.S. financial regulator said hackers had breached its electronic database of market-moving corporate announcements.

Home, renters' insurance satisfaction to be tested as losses rise, J.D. Power reports

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:11:00 -0400

New J.D. Power U.S. Home Insurance Study reports on customers satisfaction with homeowners' and renters' insurance. Who ranks highest?

Keep your cats & dogs free from these common & expensive illnesses

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0400

Pet insurance may be a smart choice for pet owners in order to avoid costly out-of-pocket fees.

Top 10 ZIP codes for fire loss

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Depending on where you live, you know there's a chance of extreme weather coming your way. But are you prepared for a fire?

Study identifies the insurance industry as an AI leader

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:50:00 -0400

The average revenue increase has been 17% while the average cost reduction has been 12% among the global industries that have already turned to artificial intelligence.

Evolving cyberinsurance coverage for phishing attacks

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:15:00 -0400

Federal courts continue to shape the landscape for cyberfraud coverage.

Telematics in commercial fleets: a path to profitability

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0400

While telematics may be relatively new to personal auto, commercial vehicles have been using the technology for more than 20 years.

Optimize your workers’ comp spend with experience modifications

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:00:00 -0400

You may be able to reduce or control your workers' comp costs with careful attention to your experience modification.

The cyber liability insurance market rises

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:30:00 -0400

Risk managers are frustrated at the lack cyber liability coverage options while insurers are frustrated that the market has not yet taken off. Brokers are stuck in between.

5 finalists participate in InsurTech ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ competition

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400

As part of the Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium, five finalists presented their hottest new InsurTech ideas to compete for the 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Buying insurance? There's an app for that

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:15:00 -0400

Startups such as Lemonade and Metromile are changing the way people access and purchase coverage. But there's a lot more to InsurTech than building an app.

Connected high-value homes pose complex security challenges

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0400

High-net-worth individuals face challenges for home security with their online and offline lives.

Why InsurTech is such a P&C industry game-changer

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0400

New InsurTech initiatives in the distribution sector will focus on how to deliver products from the insurer to the agent in a smarter, more direct manner.

‘Domesticating’ Surplus Lines across the states

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:10:00 -0400

States are making progress in adopting domestic surplus lines insurers laws, but some are more welcoming than others.

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