News Deck – Week 28 Preview

News Deck – Week 28 Preview As the number of cyber attacks and data breaches increases around the globe cyber insurance coverage is at a focal point with products that are linked to supporting services – but those insurers themselves are in the focus of attacks as they hold a lot of customer data and […]

News Deck – Week 27 Preview

News Deck – Week 27 Preview ACORD studied over 600 change efforts across several years and found that 65% of them failed to meet expectations in scope, time, and/or resources. In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: Allianz invests in the second-hand car platform heycar to […]

News Deck – Week 26 Preview

News Deck – Week 26 Preview „Inspired by digital natives, we felt we had to become a technology company with an insurance license“ Bart Schlatmann, Allianz Direct In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: Future Volvo electric cars will be safer and therefore they will […]

News Deck – Week 25 Preview

News Deck – Week 25 Preview „Unsere Prognosen zeigen, dass allein ein Drittel des weltweiten Wachstums in der Erstversicherung bis 2030 auf China und Indien entfallen wird.“ Achim Kassow, Munich Re In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: The health insurers AXA, Debeka, HUK and VKB started a collaboration for better […]

News Deck – Week 24 Preview

News Deck – Week 24 Preview In former times insurance was about caring for more safeness, today the task is to raise the awareness of risks. Terms like “distribution”, “distribution channel ” or “acquisition” go from the point of Peter Maas (University St. Gallen, at the Hannover Forum 2021) past most customer’s needs. In this […]

News Deck – Week 23 Preview

News Deck – Week 23 Preview To embed or not to embed is an often-asked question – additionally AMBest discusses how to embed: soft, hard or finally invisible. In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: Controversial and passionate is the discussion about whether digitalization and […]

News Deck – Week 22 Preview

News Deck – Week 22 Preview 2021 will be a year of evolutionary advancement of InsurTech with key aspects on networking, online processes and digital sales forecasts the New Players Network (VF Leipzig). In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: Tencent, the Chinese multinational technology […]

News Deck | Week 21 Preview

News Deck – Week 21 Preview Changing customer demands require creating new value propositions, calling for flexibility, speed and digital solutions. As legacy systems are not so good at that middleware platforms and APIs close the gap between fast-pace front end innovation and the stability of the backend – on the other hand, it is […]

News Deck | Week 20 Preview

News Deck – Week 20 Preview Whether it’s product, claims or customer experience: Digitization is work in progress, several projects are launched but still there is a lot of legacy to be handled – this week due to a conference there was a lot talk particularly about digital claims management. In this week’s edition of […]

News Deck | Week 19 Preview

News Deck – Week 19 Preview What does a digi-intermediated future hold? The World Insurance Report (WIR) 2021 explains: “Prepare for a seamless environment where human channels are digitally empowered and sophisticated on-demand digital features humanize virtual channels.” In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including: […]