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Change of Leadership at CMS a ‘Positive’ for Health Plan Brokers

By Brian Kalish

Change of Leadership at CMS a ‘Positive’ for Health Plan Brokers

P&C Execs Make Wide-Ranging Predictions for 2015

By Elliot M. Kass

Growing demand for commercial cyber insurance, increased federal regulation and a continuing economic rebound in the U.S. are among P&C insurance execs strongest projections for 2015.

The IT and Computer Science Job Market on the Upswing

By Beth Bacheldor

About 1,000 new IT and computer jobs were added in December, and nearly 113,000 were added in 2014, according to analysis from consulting firm Janco Associates.

2015 Insurer IT Budgets To See Slow but Steady Gains

A recent Novarica survey found that firms plan only modest increases in 2015, with policy-administration upgrades the biggest beneficiaries.

Insurers Innovate Incrementally

By Lenny Liebmann

The slow pace of innovation leaves insurers vulnerable to disruption.

IoT — The Internet of Transformation

By Mitch Wein

This emerging intelligent network of millions of interconnected objects is destined to change the nature of insurance.

Digging Out From Under

By Beth Bacheldor

Buried by data, insurers are turning to enterprise content management solutions to better manage it all.

The Game of Drones

By Arunashish Majumdar

The commercial use of drones has the potential to transform many industries—insurance among them.

Health Republic Appoints Four New Members to Board of Directors

By Beth Bacheldor

Health Republic appoints four new directors to help extend the CO-OP’s services and offerings to its members.

The Underwriting Dilemma

By Paula Vasan

New systems that feed underwriters vast quantities of data are proliferating, but some insurers wonder if the deluge really helps.

Progressive Partners with OnStar for Driver Feedback and UBI

By Chris McMahon

Progressive will partner with OnStar to offer usage-based discounts to customers beginning this summer.

Chinese Conglomerate to Buy P&C Insurer in $433 Million Deal

By Zachary Tracer

Fosun International's purchase of Meadowbrook Insurance provides entry point into U.S. market.

Top 5 Tech Trends for 2015

By Chris McMahon

The race to ‘go digital’ is on as insurers focus their innovation efforts on these five technologies.

The 2014 VIP Awards

INN and Celent recognized the insurance industry’s most innovative solution providers and carriers at our eighth annual awards ceremony in New Orleans.

TRIA to Expire December 31, Exposing Economic Risk in the Event of an Act of Terrorism

By Beth Bacheldor

Congress fails to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act before adjourning for the year, undoing a program for shared public and private compensation for insured losses resulting from acts of terrorism.

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