Posted on October 9, 2015 by AccentureINS
In our 2015 Global Risk Management Study we found that many insurers are focusing increasingly on operational risk, particularly in areas where new technologies are evolving rapidly, such as digital, big data and social media. Among insurance respondents, 79 p...
Posted on October 8, 2015 by Cindy De Armond
As we discussed in last week’s post, a new Accenture-sponsored study shows that, although companies recognize the importance of the As-a-Service economy, most companies do not consider themselves prepared to buy and receive services on this basis.
This is cert...
Posted on October 8, 2015 by Mark Halverson
There continues to be a great deal of hand-wringing and teeth-gnashing from big business about encroachment from the sharing economy, and it’s likely to continue well into the future as these tech-driven businesses show no sign of slowing down.
Posted on October 8, 2015 by Eva Dewor
As I’ve noted in earlier posts about this topic, we are witnessing the rise of a global framework that aims to define an insurance capital standard which could be applied to the entire global insurance industry. The new standards, which I outlined in the secon...
Posted on October 7, 2015 by Thomas Meyer
In previous posts, I discussed the findings of the SheforShield report. The report also includes recommendations on actions that insurers can take to pursue the opportunity represented by women in the insurance market.
The recommendations fall into three main...