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Nine Questions Mutual Company Directors Should Ask When Assessing Their ERM Culture

Every year our Mutual Practice team looks forward to the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) Annual Convention. With nearly 2,000 attendees, it is a great opportunity to experience the rich tradition of the mutual insurance industry, enjoy a diverse a range of talented keynote speakers and listen to a multitude of stimulating panel discussions.

  • Insurers Must Adapt to the Demands of the Information World

    By Ross Campbell | Jun 14, 2017 | English

    New, technology-driven changes in the ways people live their lives are prompting revolutions across industries. The insurance sector must adapt to these changing needs if it is to remain relevant to customers. The power and popularity of wearable technology...

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  • Wearables in Life Insurance – Game Changer or Passing Fad?

    By Ross Campbell | Apr 04, 2017 | English

    Some life insurers now use data from fitness trackers to lower premiums. But does a policyholder’s number of steps really improve his or her mortality? Despite the link between a sedentary life and the risk of heart disease or cancer being well known,...

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  • Do Health Apps Threaten the Privacy of Sensitive Data?

    By Ross Campbell | Mar 20, 2017 | English

    The growing use of smartphone apps and wearable devices to generate personal health and lifestyle data poses a dilemma for privacy. While individuals have much to gain using apps to help them manage ongoing health concerns, including better understanding...

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  • The Future of Insurance - Why Life Insurers Must Adapt

    By Ross Campbell | Oct 13, 2016 | English

    The insurance industry is not the only business to struggle with understanding its data. But the sheer volume of information hitting insurers’ desktops on a daily basis means it cannot ignore the importance of acting now to embrace the latest technology...

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