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John Hancock Acquires Guide Financial
The partnership is intended to offer the software company additional resources to develop its web-based software portal for independent financial advisors, John Hancock said. Read More »
The employee benefits specialty insurer now is engaged in a modernization project to improve technology, process and service delivery. Read More »
Workers’ comp insurer intends to offer web-based service options to customers and independent agents; will integrate Agencyportal with Guidewire’s PolicyCenter. Read More »
Though changes in the insurance business could lead to disintermediation of traditional distribution methods, USI CIO Stewart Gibson says his company is prepared to compete. Part 2 of 2. Read More »
The insurer has been accelerating the pace of acquisitions this year after years of contraction. Read More »
Managing the distribution channel requires discipline in a number of areas, and insurers face significant challenges in performing these tasks efficiently; here's a look at how carriers are looking to technology as a strategic differentiator. Read More »
Stewart Gibson, CIO of the insurance brokerage, talks about how the changing nature of distribution has impacted IT strategy. Part 1 of 2. Read More »
The Spotlight app automates assessment of location-based risk. Read More »
Less than a month after the Apple Watch was released to the public, some enterprising insurance carriers have already prepared compatible applications. Read More »
The carrier touts ease of use in starting and stopping rides as a key user experience improvement made possible by the Apple wearable. Read More »
The provider of usage-based insurance services, led by former Progressive exec, was targeted for telematics expertise. Read More »
Underwriting Performance Analytics leverages core systems data to offer insights on sales, productivity, employee performance and quality of service. Read More »
Dean Sivley, who has experience as an operations and technology executive in the travel industry horizontally, moves to the insurance side with a new role at BHSI. Read More »

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