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Nationwide Extends Partnership with Betterview: ‘The Sky’s the Limit’

Having invested in Betterview in 2018 and become a user the following year, Nationwide believes ‘the sky’s the limit’ with regard to the partnership’s potential for creating value and enabling a more proactive relationship with customers and distribu...

Posted: Jun 30, 2022

Analytics Pioneer SAS Emphasizes Perennial Strengths, Embraces Technological Openness

SAS CTO Bryan Harris talks to IIR about how Viya enterprise platform conserves the company’s original emphasis on the analytics lifecycle while embracing openness within an ecosystem paradigm.

Posted: Jun 16, 2022

MS&AD Drives Claims Automation with Geosite Platform

Following MS&AD Ventures’ investment in Geosite, the insurer has worked with the startup to create a single platform for claims data that will result in reducing claims time by half.

Posted: Jun 02, 2022

Five Stars Awards Finalists: Southern Cone

Through the Five Stars Awards, IIR and Celent recognize outstanding insurance IT leadership in five regions of Latin America: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, the Andes, Brazil and the Southern Cone of South America.

Posted: May 31, 2022

Five Stars Awards Finalists: Andes

Through the Five Stars Awards, IIR and Celent recognize outstanding insurance IT leadership in five regions of Latin America: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, the Andes, Brazil and the Southern Cone of South America.

Posted: May 31, 2022

Five Stars Awards Finalists: Mexico

Through the Five Stars Awards, IIR and Celent recognize outstanding insurance IT leadership in five regions of Latin America: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, the Andes, Brazil and the Southern Cone of South America.

Posted: May 31, 2022

Five Stars Awards Finalists: Central America and the Caribbean

Through the Five Stars Awards, IIR and Celent recognize outstanding insurance IT leadership in five regions of Latin America: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, the Andes, Brazil and the Southern Cone of South America.

Posted: May 31, 2022

Five Stars Awards Nominees: Brazil

Through the Five Stars Awards, IIR and Celent recognize outstanding insurance IT leadership in five regions of Latin America: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, the Andes, Brazil and the Southern Cone.

Posted: May 26, 2022

Trellis Receives Investment from Amex Ventures

Funding comes after a year during which the company doubling its number of partnerships and enjoyed a four-fold increase in user base growth.

Posted: May 19, 2022

Howden, Skyline and Munich Re Develop Parametric Solution for Jamaican Farmers

The solution will protect the Jamaican Co-operative Credit Union League and its membership in the event that adverse weather prevents farmers from being able to repay their micro-loans.

Posted: May 19, 2022

PURE Insurance’s High-Value CX for its High-Net-Worth Membership

Matthew Schreibeis, SVP of Member Experience, talks with IIR about how PURE thinks about customer experience and meets its members’ exacting expectations.

Posted: May 19, 2022

Socotra Acquires Avolanta to Add Unified Agent and Customer Portal

The combination of Socotra’s core insurance technology with Avolanta’s offers the insurance industry an open and agile platform for accelerating innovation and speed-to-market.

Posted: May 18, 2022

Guidewire Announces Elysian Cloud Release

The latest release provides new capabilities to accelerate product speed-to-market Integration Gateway, Guidewire Go, and an embedded travel insurance solution.

Posted: May 17, 2022

NYCM Insurance Deploys Sapiens Reinsurance Platform

The implementation supports NYCM’s enterprise-wide reinsurance effort to streamline reinsurance administration and improve reporting.

Posted: May 17, 2022

Munich Re Launches CertAI Validation Service

The new service provides objective validation of trustworthy AI systems, thorugh collaboration with partners startup CertX and Farunhofer IAIS.

Posted: May 17, 2022

Beat Capital Partners Selects OneShield to Launch U.S. Insurance Business

The long-duration venture capital firm for insurance startups has chosen OneShield’s SaaS for MGAs to provide optimized operational efficiencies and fuel its U.S. expansion.

Posted: May 16, 2022

Vesttoo Names former Prudential Executive Gaurav Wadhwa CFO

The former insurance executive and Goldman Sachs banker will join the company as a member of its leadership team, and will oversee the company’s growth and global expansion.

Posted: May 16, 2022

Powering Innovation Through Data Discovery: An Insurance Industry ‘Must’

While most insurers are pursuing a combination of strategies to meet demand for a more seamless user experience, some are putting a particular emphasis on improving data utilization, particularly in the context of external data.

Posted: May 11, 2022

Distinguished Programs Completes Migration to Duck Creek OnDemand SaaS Solution

The migration lets the program manager achieve business agility, increase automation and establish a foundation for growth.

Posted: May 11, 2022

CoverGo Raises $15M Series A to Expand Globally

The round highlights the company’s rapid growth, with annual recurring software revenue increasing more than 10x since January 2021.

Posted: May 10, 2022

Beneva Selects Mitchell to Streamline Claims Management

The Canadian insurer will leverage the Mitchell WorkCenter and Cloud Estimating to help simplify automotive claims processing and expedite settlement.

Posted: May 10, 2022

Altshuler Shaham Implements Sapiens’ Platform to Manage its Pension Processes

The firm implementation Sapiens’ system as part of its growth strategy, with the goal of sustaining its status as the leader of the pension market in Israel.

Posted: May 09, 2022

Coherent’s Growing Momentum: IIR Talks with CEO John Brisco

Brisco talks about the company’s origins in insurance, how its Spark solution is helping carriers, and how the technology fits with the hybrid-work model.

Posted: May 05, 2022

4 Ways to Capture the Millennial Insurance Market

Millennials will constitute a significant chunk of the insurance market for the next few decades, and how they engage and make decisions differs from previous generations.

Posted: May 03, 2022

OneShield Names Insurance Technology Veteran David Deal Chief Legal Officer

Deal been a licensed broker in every state, appointed as special counsel by the General Counsel of the largest U.S.workers’ comp carrier, and managed legal matters across 40 countries.

Posted: May 02, 2022