CATEGORY Archive: Insurance

Swiss Re has partnered with Backbase to develop a new digital insurance platform

We are¬†happy to announce that Swiss Re has partnered with Backbase to develop a new digital insurance platform for selling and servicing life and health products online and via mobile. The solution includes Swiss Re’s insurance know-how and Backbase’s technical and customer experience expertise. The new platform will broaden Swiss Re’s client capabilities in the life and health insurance market, which already includes Swiss Re’s market-leading automated underwriting system, Magnum; an insurance carrier iptiQ; and proposition development capabilities. It has…
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5 Ways Insurers Can Weather Digital Disruption

The rise of the smart phone and tablets has been unstoppable. Now that the flood waters are receding, how can insurers act to give customers the experiences they expect, and insure themselves against death by attrition? All puns aside, the time has come for insurers to acknowledge that they are not immune to the effects of digital disruption. The fact that so few insurers have begun to take steps towards modernizing their digital experiences is understandable; the challenge and cost…
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