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Why Canadians don’t want to buy insurance from Amazon, Facebook or Google

June 5, 2018 by Jason Contant

Canadians are less likely than others around the world to buy insurance products from “BigTech” companies such as Amazon, Facebook and Google. Not that other consumers from around the world are in a big rush to buy their insurance from

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Wave of new digital technology confronting most insurance sectors: report

September 14, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

A wave of new digital technology is confronting most insurance sectors and, while disruptive, the insurtech movement presents more technology-related opportunities than witnessed before, according to the 2017 World Insurance Report (WIR). The report, released on Wednesday by Capgemini and

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Capgemini launches global fintech initiative

November 17, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Capgemini has announced that it is launching a global fintech initiative “to fast track fintech engagements with its global financial services clients.” Capgemini – a provider of consulting, technology and outsourcing services – announced the initiative on Wednesday, saying in

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90% of global consumer product companies have experienced data breach, almost half not complying with regulations: Capgemini report

July 14, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Nine in ten global consumer product (CP) companies have faced a data breach and nearly one in two do not company with industry regulations, research from Gapgemini has found. The consulting, technology and outsourcing services firm conducted a global survey