Why now’s the time for insurers to invest in new technology

Deciding to switch from a legacy system to a modern operating system is always tough. Add in challenging conditions in the insurance market and the “how” and “when” to do this can seem like impossible questions to answer. The good news for London Market firms struggling with this dilemma is that there is now proper […]

The changing London Market: Globalisation and modernisation in insurance

A recent talk with the theme of “Back To The Future” led me to consider whether the London Market is the place we would have dreamt it would be 30 years ago. Certainly, Lloyd’s has changed in unimaginable ways since then. Thirty years ago, the market stood on the brink of a barrage of claims associated with […]

Why the case for change in insurance is more compelling now

Recently, I attended an Intelligent Insurer magazine roundtable on the weighty topic of technology revolutionising the London Market. Coming from an insurance technology background, this is a subject close to my heart and that of my company, Xchanging, a DXC Company. As one of my roundtable panel colleagues and I recalled, the London Market history books […]

Tapping into digital minds in the London insurance market

Modernisation, disruption, innovation … These days you can’t move in the London insurance market without seeing the topic in the headlines or hearing it discussed. But talk is cheap, as they say, and it’s clear that the digital-savvy generation is impatient to see things happen. We launched the Digital Minds programme to engage a group of […]

Changing culture in the insurance industry: Challenges and rewards

Technology is only one part of the digital transformation package currently facing insurers, and probably the easier bit. To accelerate your business by embracing digital, leaders need to drive a shift in corporate culture that aligns behaviours, organisational structures and processes with technology – and understand the impact this will have on their customers. For […]