Monday, January 17, 2022

Technology

Deloitte Report Points to a Thriving Year-Ahead for Insurers

A report based on an insurance industry survey by the Deloitte Center for Financial Services is bullish when it comes to the sector's growth...

Electronic Signature Update From Partners Life

Partners Life has updated its list of acceptable electronic signature providers saying it's received a number of requests from financial advisers asking for clarification...

Key Technology Appointments Made at Cigna

Cigna NZ has appointed Gabe Smith and David Marquis to its technology team as the firm continues to invest in its digital-based services. Smith will...

New Quoting Initiative From AIA

AIA NZ has made obtaining quotes easier and quicker for financial advisers by integrating its system with Xplan – a financial planning and wealth...

AIA Eases Income Protection Application for Those With Mental Health Issues

AIA NZ's underwriting approach to mental ill health disclosures for Income Protection cover now include a new set of questions to help increase automated...

FMA Helps FAPs Get up to Speed on Cybersecurity

The FMA has published an information sheet of principles and resources to help licensed FAPs develop their cyber resilience. The regulator says standard conditions for...

Health Insurer says Prevention is Better Than the Cure

Kiwi health insurer Accuro is working on a pilot programme with data analytics firm Montoux to identify early interventions that could help its members...

Cyber Attack Risks for Those Working at Home

With more people working from home, Courtney McCullough of Auckland IT firm Think Concepts says not all home WiFi networks are secure and can...

Survey Highlights Changing Consumer Attitudes As a Result of Covid-19

Mental health is the top of consumers' concerns as a result of Covid-19 along with increased demand for digital gateways to select and buy...