New Tech & Big Data: Are They Good for Insurance?
Richard Keating investigates how big data and new technologies are changing the face of the insurance industry, and examines the resulting threats and opportunities.
The Magic of Selfies In Life Insurance
“People think the process is too onerous and the product is too expensive.” That, Legal & General Insurance EVP James Galli told Karen Webster in this week’s TopicTBD discussion, is the perception of getting a life insurance policy.
Selfies and Death: Life Insurers Watching as Photos may Predict When You’ll Die
Selfies may be most keenly associated with narcissistic young millennials on social media, but they could soon have very serious implications for a person’s future. A company in North Carolina has claimed it can take people’s selfies and use them to predict their life expectancies.
Selfies: The Latest Big Data Source for Life Insurance
As the old adage says, a picture is worth a thousand words. But for life insurers, the value may go beyond that.