Thursday, July 25, 2024

Underwriting

New Underwriting System for Partners Life

Our report of a new underwriting platform, being installed by Partners Life at the weekend, attracted strong reader interest this week... The launch of Partners...

Zurich Turns to AI for Mental Health Underwriting

In Australia, Zurich has concluded the first phase of its plan to develop AI systems to streamline life insurance applications. The plan is for the...
appointment

Key Underwriting Appointment

Asteron Life has appointed Kathie Tutty as its Chief Underwriter. She is currently the firm's Underwriting Manager and Principal Underwriter, and takes up her...

AI-Based Life Guide Helps Underwriters

An AI-powered platform aims to increase the efficiency of underwriters by generating swift answers to their questions. Life Guide, a life & health underwriting manual,...

Have Your Say on Contracts of Insurance Bill

The government's Finance and Expenditure Committee is calling for public submissions on the Contracts of Insurance Bill. The Bill, proposed by Duncan Webb MP, seeks...

Electronic Health Records Key to Easier Underwriting – Report

Electronic health records (EHRs) can have a transformative impact on the traditional life & health underwriting process, claims Swiss Re in a new report. During...

Australia – Consultation Opens on Genetic Tests

Australia's Federal Government is to seek feedback on the use of genetic test results by insurers. Christine Cupitt, CEO of the Council of Australian Life...

Underwriting Masterclass from Chubb

Chubb Life is holding an underwriting masterclass on Tuesday 24 October with Monique Ravening, the firm's Head of Underwriting. Ravening says those attending will gain...

Partners Life Updates Underwriting Guide

Partners Life has updated its underwriting guide, the announcement follows the firm's introduction of planned changes to its trauma policies. While full details are available...