• Author: Mastering Insurance Pricing Involves Diverse Skills, Robust Support

    In his book, Price Writers Co-Founder Jeremy Keating discusses his nine-step method designed to help insurance pricing directors build a winning team and excel in today’s challenging market.

    28m - Jul 12, 2024
  • Cognizant’s Varanasi: Future of Insurance Is Exciting

    Sarat Varanasi, North American insurance business leader at Cognizant, discusses how technologies such as generative artificial intelligence and digital twins will impact the insurance industry for years to come, especially the customer experience.

    10m - Jul 11, 2024
  • Allianz’s Khanna: Shipping Industry Evolving in Two Different Directions

    Rahul Khanna, global head of marine risk consulting at Allianz Commercial, says that lost vessels hit a record low in 2023, but fires aboard large container ships have increased.

    19m - Jul 10, 2024
  • The Hartford's Risk Monitor Highlights Top Risks Heading into 2025

    Mo Tucker, head of Commercial Lines for The Hartford discusses the findings of the company’s recently released ‘Risk Monitor’ which surveyed brokers and customers as to what their biggest risk concerns were. Among those concerns are the economy, supply-chain disruption and political uncertainty.

    5m - Jul 9, 2024
  • Insurance Podcast Hosts: Platform Tackles Relevant P&C Issues

    Pete Tessier and Curt Wyatt, hosts of the Insurance Podcast, take on homeowners, auto, business insurance companies and the people who work for them in their media platform.

    15m - Jul 8, 2024
  • Accident & Health Leader

    William Flinker, Assistant Vice President of the Accident & Health Division at Philadelphia Insurance Cos., said PHLY provides a lot of benefits for agents doing business in the Accident & Health segment.

    10m - Jul 5, 2024
  • Embracing AUW

    Jeremy Lane, Head of Mortality Services in the United States for Swiss Re, said that accelerated underwriting (AUW) has become increasingly essential for many insurance companies.

    6m - Jul 4, 2024
  • World of Opportunity

    Jill Mraz, Business Development Executive at Munich Re US, said the company is looking to spread the word about insurance careers.

    7m - Jul 3, 2024
  • Expected Adverse Deviation

    Derek Freihaut, Principal and Consulting Actuary for Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, said expected adverse deviation (EAD) can be a risk management tool well beyond assessing risk distribution.

    5m - Jul 2, 2024
  • Confidence in Programs

    Amber Wayne, Executive Vice President of Programs at Nationwide E&S/Specialty, said the program space is an attractive place to try different things.

    8m - Jul 1, 2024
  • Conning's Citroen: Economic Status for States Upgraded

    Karel Citroen, head of municipal credit research, Conning, explains the company’s reasoning for upgrading all 50 states from “declining” to “stable,” anticipating a return to pre-pandemic economic conditions.

    13m - Jun 28, 2024
  • AM Best: Florida Property Insurance Market Improves; Reinsurance Dependency Remains High

    AM Best Financial Analyst Josie Novak highlights new research that finds the aggregate combined ratio for active Florida specialists, as well as Citizens, outperformed AM Best's personal property composite for the first time since 2017.

    4m - Jun 27, 2024
  • Kroll’s Donahue: Rising Disputes, Aging Infrastructure Impact Fixed Assets

    Matthew Donahue, managing director, fixed asset advisory services, Kroll, discusses the impact of technology, inflation and regulatory changes on asset management, and strategies to navigate economic uncertainties.

    11m - Jun 26, 2024
  • AM Best: Global Reinsurance Segment Revised to Positive

    AM Best Senior Director Carlos Wong-Fupuy highlights the new Best's Market Segment Report, crediting underwriting discipline and healthy profit margins as among the contributing factors to the global reinsurance segment upgrade.

    6m - Jun 25, 2024
  • Swiss Re’s Desquesses: Industry Must Better Explain Purpose, Careers

    Cathy Desquesses, group chief human resources officer and head of corporate services at Swiss Re, discusses the insurance industry’s efforts to attract and retain skilled professionals, and initiatives to create an inclusive and engaging work culture.

    13m - Jun 24, 2024
  • Grace Vandecruze: Homeless to Millionaire

    Grace Vandecruze, director of Grace Global Capital LLC, shares her rags to riches success story as well as her insights on the insurance industry from M&A to the quest for new and diverse talent.

    14m - Jun 21, 2024
  • Verisk's Guin: Risk Models Adapting to Canada's Climate Change

    Jay Guin, executive vice president and chief research officer at Verisk, discusses the myriad of natural catastrophes that Canada deals with because of its diverse geography and the related challenges cat modelers face.

    14m - Jun 20, 2024
  • AM Best: Rapidly Increasing MGA Premiums Warrant Greater Oversight

    AM Best Senior Director Greg Williams and Associate Director Dawn Walker discuss a new Best's Market Segment Report that determines substantial premium growth in 2023 demonstrates the importance of MGAs in the insurance value chain.

    8m - Jun 19, 2024
  • CaseGlide’s Todd: The Case for Technology in Insurance Defense Litigation

    Wesley Todd, CEO, CaseGlide, explains how technology and software can be deployed in dealing with an aggressive plaintiff’s bar when defending insurers in claims litigation matters.

    29m - Jun 18, 2024
  • Beazley’s Straker and Westhoff: Nearly 33% of US Execs Cite Political Risk as Top Threat

    Recent college protests and upcoming political elections raise potential risks and escalate business leaders’ concerns about growing violence, said Beazley Focus Group Leader Lucy Straker and Head of North American commercial property Matthew Westhoff.

    32m - Jun 17, 2024
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