Insurers Say Predictive Modeling Is Boosting Their Profits
Predictive modeling has notably increased in value across several areas of property & casualty (P&C) insurers’ business over the pastRead more.
Investment Managers: Fill Your Stockings with Big Data and Real-Time Analytics
KPMG has today warned that investment managers must invest in big data and real-time analytics, or risk being caught shortRead more.
Report Identifies Key Risks for Financial Institutions Across EMEA
Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, released an EMEA focused industry report today, highlighting theRead more.
RenaissanceRe to Acquire Platinum Underwriters for US$1.9bn
Merger of two Bermuda-based firms to accelerate growth in RenaissanceRe’s US specialty and casualty reinsurance business.Read more.
Hire a Hacker to Solve Cyber Skills Crisis, Say UK Companies
UK companies admit they are considering turning to ex-hackers in a bid to stay one step ahead of cyber criminals,Read more.
FCA: Small Firms Need to Better Manage Financial Crime Risks
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that many small banks and commercial insurance intermediaries fail to effectively manage financialRead more.
Germany and UK Agree Joint IP Rules Proposal
The proposal is based on the Modified Nexus Approach proposed by theOECD, which requires tax benefits to be connected directlyRead more.
Former Swinton Execs Fined and Banned from Senior Roles
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined three former senior executives of Swinton Group Limited (Swinton) £928,000.Read more.
Arabian Earthquake Catastrophe Model Launched
Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield’s catastrophe model development team, launched a catastrophe model to estimate the financial impact of earthquakes inRead more.
Cybercrime Incidents on the Rise
The number of reported information security incidents around the world rose 48% to 42.8 million, the equivalent of 117,339 attacksRead more.
Risk Appetite Reaches Record Highs
Nearly three quarters of CFOs surveyed by Deloitte say now is a good time to take risk onto their balanceRead more.
UK Pork Farmers Facing Pressure to Reduce Prices
The ban on food imports imposed by Russia could see pork farmers in the UK facing pressure to lower prices,Read more.