Six ingredients needed for an effective consumer risk metric

How should insurers communicate the risks and benefits of their products to potential retail customers? A recent paper from the UK Institute and Faculty of Actuaries investigated this question and came up with some surprising results. Christopher Cundy explains


Technology risks leaving actuaries 'out of sync' with data scientists

SOA survey in US unveils top actuarial technologies and trends


Eiopa proposes technology risk guidelines for re/insurers

The proposal is in response to EC's 2018 fintech action plan


Climate change now top risk for insurers

Financial volatility also re-enters top five emerging risks


Axa UK chief sets out insurtech partnerships criteria

The French insurer has applied this strategy with UK medical insurtech Birdie


Insurtech weekly: Aviva; DataCubes; Slice Labs; SafetyWing; Ripe

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


AIG appoints Rich Baich as chief information security officer

Baich will lead AIG’s global cybersecurity risk management programme


Australian regulator selects vendors to replace legacy data systems

Apra is updating its data collection solution


Predictive modelling named top technology to combat fraud

AI also seen as key tool in insurance fraud technology study


Eiopa to develop cloud computing guidelines for re/insurers

Eiopa noted that cloud computing is mainly used by newcomers in the insurance market