Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Technology

Kepa Appoints New Head of IT

Elizabeth Brogan (pictured) is to lead the development of IT solutions and enhancement of existing technology tools to assist Kepa and its advisers as...

2020 Industry Outlook – Marriage of Tech and ‘Human Touch’

Finding the right balance between the human touch and digital efficiency is one of the key messages stemming from a newly-released analysis of life...

AI a ‘Revolutionary Force’ for Insurance in New Zealand

Artificial intelligence is one of the most revolutionary forces for the insurance trade in New Zealand, according to a new report from the AI...

Synchron’s NextGen Bootcamp Wraps for 2019

Synchron’s NextGen is not your typical conference. Instead of a series of speakers held at one venue, it takes delegates on a bootcamp-style journey...

Southern Cross Launches Digital Human ‘Aimee’ 

Southern Cross Health Society has launched ‘Aimee’, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered digital assistant. The insurer believes it is the first health insurance company in the...

Chatbots Becoming Part of Daily Life in NZ

Support chatbots are increasingly being used in New Zealand to resolve queries or issues, according to a recent report from the AI Forum of...

Partners Life Launches My Underwriting Manager

Partners Life has launched its new software, My Underwriting Manager (MUM), on 4 November. The new tool for advisers, previously announced in October as PLUME...

New Tech Innovation Released for Finzo Advisers  

Finzo and Iress have announced a new technological initiative to allow advisers to spend more time on client relationships, while improving services and increasing...

Partners Life to Launch New Software Tool

Partners Life has announced a new tool for advisers, the Partners Life Underwriting Management Engine (PLUME), which will launch on 4 November 2019. The insurer...