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who's buying what: Southern Trust will implement Duck Creek Policy and Duck Creek Billing applications.
product watch: Rapid Valuator is a five-minute pricing tool to help underwriters analyze loss costs.
who's buying what: The insurer will move to a private cloud-based infrastructure on the PureFlex System and IBM will provide other services related to mainframe, storage, backup and resiliency.
hr news: Karlyn Carnahan brings more than 20 years of leadership experience to her new role.
news: Keefe, Bruyette & Woods leaves ratings unchanged due to the generally stable operating environment, but analysts are adjusting earnings-per-share estimates because of winter weather and a flatter yield curve.
news: In addition to preparing for 2015 enrollment, the expected successor to Kathleen Sebelius as U.S. health secretary will face health insurers warning of double-digit premium increases.
WOMEN IN INSURANCE LEADERSHIP
UPDATE: Terry Albarella and Maria R. Morris were recognized for their work to advance gender equity.
UPDATE: Leaders from Aflac, Northwestern Mutual and Prudential Group were selected from hundreds of nominations.
UPDATE: The award honors corporations for supplier diversity programs and the integration of women's business enterprises.
UPDATE: Majority of male and female business executives, including 83 from the insurance industry, agree that the most successful employees will be those who can adapt to the changing workplace.
Research indicates that claims systems and process capabilities vary widely by insurer.
Sam Medina talks about how transformational thinking in claims technology can help insurers reduce costs and turn the claims handling process into a positive customer experience.
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