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What would make you buy life insurance?

Even today, the words of my manager in my first job as an actuary still ring loud: "Life insurance is ...

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A surge of optimism in flood modeling

The upcoming hurricane season, which begins on June 1,  will be another big test of our ability to create a ...

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Dependence is the opposite of resilience

A couple weeks ago I met with Jane Portas, the lead author of a brilliant study called Securing the Financial ...

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The race to provide the best digital insurance is here! Are you in?

After driving back from Sweden, where I spent holidays with my wife and three kids, I decided that I needed ...

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How to Protect When You're Expecting

A week before my son was born, I spoke at a conference about the "Future of Money". It was the ...

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Customers need Insurers to move beyond 160 characters

Over the past two decades Insurers and Reinsurers have made much of their move into the digital age. Many market ...

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Gain peace of mind for the price of a coffee

Now that we are all back in the office, conversation often centers on what our new year's resolutions are ...

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Parametric cover a win for Florida homeowners

For Florida homeowners, hurricanes are unavoidable and insurance is a must-have. But in most cases, only a portion of the ...

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Happy endings are not just for Hollywood movies

I love happy endings as much as much as anyone. Whether it's The Wizard of Oz or It's ...

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Urban Floods and Insurance: Insights from India and Asia

On 29 August, 2017, as Hurricane Harvey was still pounding the city of Houston, Texas, with an unprecedented1000 mm of ...

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Attracting customers online is all about trust

One of the things that makes me proud to go to work every day is the fact that we are ...

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What are the economic impacts of hurricanes?

Harvey just finished its devastating path over the country – last as a tropical depression – and hurricane Irma is developing into ...

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How can we offer more peace of mind?

The other day, I came across a tragic story about the famous French author and philosopher Anne Dufourmantelle, who drowned ...

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How can you protect yourself and the ones you love?

Over the weekend, I was shocked to hear that my next door neighbour, who has three adorable children, lost her ...

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Walking in Consumer Shoes 4: Insurance for High-Risk People

I was able to get a life insurance policy in eight days – a testament to how far the life insurance ...

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