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Insurance News: Workforce wellness and inclusion

I am delighted that my colleague Tony Steadman joined me to discuss the latest industry headlines in this month’s Insurance News Analysis. Tony is making news himself as a founding member of the just-launched Black Insurance Industry Collective (BIIC).  In this edition,…

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Four reasons P&C carriers can win with wealth management

In our last post, we discussed how compressive disruption is challenging P&C carriers’ top and bottom lines. We also looked at why we see advice-based wealth management as an attractive market for carriers right now. In this post, we’ll highlight why we…

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3 reflections on a year of financed emissions guidelines

As the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) guidance for financed emissions celebrates its first anniversary, we want to share three reflections from this very busy year of working with our Insurance and Banking clients on their net-zero targets.  Highlights  1. The overall concept…

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Driving growth by selling insurance products via digital channels

There’s been a seismic shift in how people and companies buy and sell services since the beginning of the pandemic. Salesforce data shows that 80% of business-to-business buyers have higher expectations of companies’ digital capabilities in the wake of pandemic-related disruption. In…

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How female leaders in insurance rank equality in the industry

Diversity and inclusion is a priority across all industries, and insurance is no different. In this series, we have examined the state of diversity among insurers operating in Europe through the lens of gender equality, particularly in fostering leadership in the industry.…

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Innovation of the month: Vida Viva Bradesco’s fresh approach to life insurance

The Efma-Accenture Innovation of the Month recognizes outstanding entrants to the Innovation in Insurance Awards early in the awards program. This month’s winning innovation goes to Vida Viva Bradesco, a Brazilian insurer that is looking to change the perception of life insurance…

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Empowering a new generation of life insurance underwriters

Life insurance companies are committing to increased underwriting efficiencies and improved risk evaluation by collecting more data and investing in new digital processes. A new Accenture Research survey, Intelligent underwriting, of more than 500 underwriters found that insurers are prioritizing data use…

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Insurance News: Cultivating a sustainable future

As Earth Day approaches, the world is reminded of our shared environmental, social, and governance interests and the need to invest in a sustainable future for ourselves and generations to come. For the insurance industry, these are everyday realities. In this month’s…

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Tech is improving underwriting—but not in the way you’d think

In this blog series, we’ve looked at the latest entry in the only longitudinal survey of underwriters in North America. The study, which is run in partnership with Accenture and The Institutes, provides vital context for tracking the trajectory of underwriting, which…

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Driving growth with an insurance marketing transformation

At the end of my last post, I mentioned the need for data-led marketing to help you launch and scale new products. But I believe that to achieve real growth, insurers need to do even more with their marketing. To become truly…

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