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Analytics expert warns against ‘data hoarding’

September 26, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Electronic data can be a powerful tool and is not expensive to store, but it’s only useful if you have a strategy behind it, speakers said during this week’s Insurance Analytics Canada Summit. “If you don’t have a data strategy,

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Must-have for insurers to underwrite overland flood

September 26, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Artificial intelligence and data analytics is one reason some Canadian insurers are underwriting residential flood coverage, speakers said Tuesday during an industry conference. “Here is an opportunity that we took to really look at the massive data sets we worked

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Insurance technology awards make final call for entries

August 22, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Two yet-to-be named Canadian firms, which are using information technology to get “intelligence” from insurers’ data, will be recognized next month in Toronto. Insurance Nexus is accepting nominations for Canadian Insurance Carrier of the Year and Canadian Insurance Innovator of

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Employing Location Intelligence to Deliver on the Promise of P&C Coverage

August 5, 2016 Rob Daleman, VP, Corporate Marketing, DMTI Spatial

Location intelligence is an important tool for property insurance claims managers. In a major catastrophe, insurers can plot the area of impact and get a total of aggregate risk in the area.