Finding the goal in insurtech - part two: the insurers

In the second part of this series of interviews, Cintia Cheong and Paul Walsh talk to insurers about their approach to insurtech development and where they are already reaping the rewards


Beazley spearheads blockchain registry for crisis situations

Distributed ledger technology to be deployed on active shooter policies


LV= appoints fintech expert to non-executive role

Alison Hutchinson also brings senior role experience from Aviva Life UK


The InsuranceERM guide to ESG producers

A review of economic scenario generators from Conning, Deloitte MCS, EVM-Tech, IBM Risk Analytics, Milliman, Moody's Analytics, Numerix, Prudential, Towers Watson and Ultimate Risk Solutions


IBM quits deal to upgrade Co-op Insurance systems

£55m deal lasted one year instead of 10


Algo Financial Modeler sale "a strategic refocus" for IBM

Beneficial to collaborate with multiple actuarial engines, says offering manager


RNA Analytics buys out Algo Financial Modeler from IBM

New company comprises team that has supported AFM


AIG pilots multinational blockchain-based contract

Provides commercial insurance for Standard Chartered across four countries


Data crunching

The proliferation of so-called 'Big data' as a result of the growth of the internet and the advance of tracking technologies offers great potential for the insurance market, but is not without its challenges, as Marcus Alcock found at the Monte Carlo Rendez Vous


IBM completes RiskTech 100 hat trick

Chartis Research's rankings cover software for insurance, banking, trading and asset management