Tag Archives: Insurance

Financial Markets, Insurance and Pensions: Digitalization and Finance

This publication by OECD compiles a series of articles that focus on the impact of digitalization and technology in the areas of financial markets, insurance, and private pensions. It also discusses the tools and policies needed to ensure that the challenges posed by digitalization result in better outcomes and better management of the risks involved. …
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Global Insurance Market Trends 2017

The insurance industry is a major component of the economy by virtue of the amount of premiums it collects, the scale of its investment and, more fundamentally, the essential social and economic role it plays by covering personal and business risks. This annual report monitors global insurance market trends to support a better understanding of …
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Internet of things and insurance

Connected car, home and health technologies could substantially change insurers’ value proposition. 60% of European top insurers have launched connected car solutions, but almost none has entered the connected home or health universe. This is one of the results of this study by Roland Berger. The report is available to download here.

2015 Insurance M&A Outlook

Now that the insurance sector has come through the financial crisis and many companies are on better financial footing, C-suites and boards of directors are placing renewed attention on the quest for profitable growth. While growing organically is proving difficult, the strategy to deploy available capital to M&A continues to accelerate. This report by Deloitte …
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Banking and Credit

Factiva offers a gamma of Industry Snapshots to offer readers a glimpse of the most relevant data about a particular industry and includes a comprehensive one-page summary. “Banking/Credit” is a good example where you can find targeted news, reports, charts, analysis and financial data. The full text of the report is available on the web to students, …
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World Insurance Report 2012

Having experienced a decline in profitability as a result of the global financial crisis, insurance companies worldwide are refocusing their internal operations, with attention on reducing costs and improving the efficiency of their business processes, according to this report by Capgemini and Efma. The report explores ways insurers can dissect their business to identify opportunities …
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Evolución de los Canales de Distribución del Sector Asegurador

A new study on the Spanish insurance sector reveals how distribution channels within the industry have evolved and explores some of the major trends facing the industry. Two of the report’s main findings are that: The insurance sector has relied primarily on one mediation channel, namely agents and brokers, who accounted for 40 percent of …
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World Insurance Report 2011 Overview

Based on research from interviews with 58 senior executives of leading global insurers, this report by Capgemini and Efma draws insights covering 14 countries: Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The report reveals how leading institutions are refocusing efforts on improving …
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