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December 7, 2022
Recently, Aite-Novarica Group’s Insurance Practice hosted our quarterly Broker-Dealer Technology Research Group meeting. I had the opportunity to co-host this session with my colleagues John Keddy, Nancy Casbarro, and Jack Krantz. These sessions focus on the unique challenges and opportunities faced by broker-dealers that are owned by insurance companies, which are distinctly difference from true...
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December 5, 2022
During the recent LIMRA Annual Meeting in Chicago, the subjects of innovation and transformation were literally center stage. As we’ve noted in the Aite-Novarica Group Insurance team’s research, we are going through a remarkable period of change in terms of demographics, technological capabilities, and customer expectations.  These changes are driving digital strategies, which makes...
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December 1, 2022
Complexity gets most of the attention when attempting to explain or prevent the failure of big projects—including IT projects. This makes sense: It’s impossible for any one person to grasp all the knock-on effects any big project will have. Preparation and planning are key, but some factors will always be missed. Poor project management usually also means that the team is not proactively...
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November 29, 2022
On Tuesday, November 1st, I hosted the Insurance practice’s Agile Special Interest Group with my colleague, Aite-Novarica Group Senior Principal Martin Higgins. Special Interest Group sessions are exclusive opportunities for Aite-Novarica Group Insurance practice clients and Insurance Technology Research Council members to review recent trends and relevant research, share knowledge, and learn...
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November 23, 2022
On Thursday, October 27th, I hosted the Aite-Novarica Data and Analytics Special Interest Group meeting along with my colleagues Martin Higgins, Senior Principal, and Stuart Rose, Strategic Advisor. Special Interest Group Meetings are exclusive opportunities for Aite-Novarica Group clients and Insurance Technology Research Council members to review recent trends and Aite-Novarica Group Insurance...
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November 21, 2022
One of the truly catchy tunes from late in the 20th century was “Closing Time,” where Semisonic popularized a quote usually attributed to the Roman philosopher Seneca the Younger: Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. With less than two months left in 2022, we’re hurtling to the conclusion of a year that many will likely want to forget. At the same time, we’re racing into...
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November 10, 2022
On October 26th, I hosted the latest meeting of the Aite-Novarica Women’s Network on perspectives from developing leaders. We were joined by guest panelists Katie Wendling (Manager, Electric Insurance), Kimberly Wilson (AVP, Strategy and Planning, MetLife), and Dani Baresel-Pavlik (ECM Director, Pinnacol Assurance) who shared their experiences and perspectives. They had a couple pieces of key...
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November 8, 2022
Insurers are entering an era that requires them to continuously confront previously unforeseen risk. Some lines of business, such as cyber insurance, have been able to overcome a deficit in claims data through analytics and predictive modeling. Other lines have grappled with business interruption coverage and adjusting life insurance mortality models in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic....
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November 2, 2022
The world around us is moving fast, and the expectations of the entities and people that are part of our respective value chains could best be described as “heightened.” Some of this may be a result of changed digital profiles from the pandemic. Some may simply be a result of greater operational transparency or a willingness to challenge the status quo. Whatever the root causes, the lesson...
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October 31, 2022
Workers’ compensation insurers are delivering innovative solutions despite the highly regulated nature of the business line. They are investing in capabilities to improve the ease of doing business for insureds, agents, and brokers as well as to mitigate loss costs. Core systems transformation; agent and customer access; and the expansion of AI, data, machine learning, and predictive analytics...
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