DXC on Insurance

The latest technology trends and how they impact the insurance industry

Looking for trends in London insurance market processing data

by John Taylor It’s that time of year again. Right now, I’m looking at a year’s worth of processing stats for the London Market and considering what trends, if any, we can see. With so much talk about London losing market share, insurtech [insurance technology] disruption, innovative technologies and market relevance, can we inform the […]

Europe’s insurers – Don’t let the compliance tail wag the GDPR dog!

From May 2018, Europe’s insurers will face strict new rules governing how client data is handled.   As yet, no one quite knows what the real impact will be on how firms go to market; however, it’s pretty clear that the rules will raise the bar significantly in terms of governance and accountability.  The General Data […]

Empowering women in Fintech

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Xchanging, a DXC Technology Company, has a long track record of service delivery in the insurance industry, transforming the paper-based operations of one of London’s oldest markets to a state of the art digital technology machine. As with most ITO and BPO providers and the administrative nature of these services, our diversity stats look very […]

Championing change with diversity of thought

I’d like to think my nomination for Innovate Finance’s Women in Fintech Power List 2017 had something to do with my work on our Digital Minds programme – championing digital transformation in the London insurance market by encouraging innovation and diversity of thought. I firmly believe that digital transformation in this market depends on cultural […]

Digital transformation is critical to the continued success of the London Insurance Market

Just a few years ago, the London Insurance Market became aware that it needed to transform in order to maintain its position as the definitive global hub of commercial insurance and specialty risk. Despite its substantial £60 billion size and a 300-year-old history, the Market’s leadership position wasn’t guaranteed. A joint study by London Market […]

Specialty insurance companies: Transform or perish

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Our society is going through a period of digital disruption. Well established business processes are increasingly insufficient to ensure business success, and need to be transformed. This disruption offers many benefits, but it is also an existential threat to companies that fail to transform their processes in the face of a rapidly changing economic climate. […]

Q/A with DXC Technology’s Kerry Rainer – Influential Women in Re/insurance 2017

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Kerry Rainer, claims services director at Xchanging, a DXC Technology company, was chosen by Intelligent Insurer as one of its Influential Women in Re/insurance 2017. Learn what excites Kerry about the insurance field and her advice to young women considering entering this field. What do you do at DXC ? I’m the claims services director […]

Influencing the future of the London Insurance Market

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DXC’s Caroline Bedford talks about the Digital Minds delegates at the ACORD London Forum. When asked to chair a panel on the subject of “Influencing the Future of the London Market” at the recent ACORD London Forum, I was delighted that our Digital Minds delegates would share the stage with such impressive industry leaders. The Digital Minds think tank […]

How can the insurance industry improve its talent pool?

The report ‘Talent in the London Market – Unique Advantage’ by the London Market Group and Deloitte, came out in 2016 just as I finished my first year working in the insurance industry. Before my career change, I worked in IT and telecoms for a decade, serving multiple vertical industries, large-scale corporates, SMEs and consumers. Needless to say, I saw and helped […]

Consider this when configuring and customizing insurance technology

What’s driving the need for customization and configurability in the insurance technology space? As a philosopher once said, “The only thing that is constant is change.” And this is certainly true of the insurance industry. Mix a dash of market forces, a cup of product launches, a sprinkling of new countries, a handful of fresh business lines […]