Big data: Technology conduct and risk
Big data seems to be the current trend topic and many firms are trying to define what this means and how th...
How do brokers remain relevant in today's market?
When it comes to how consumers choose the right insurance policy, the world has changed drastically in the last few years, and this is in no small part due to the rise of the aggregators…
Open for business on commercial lines
With the distribution of commercial insurance products evolving quickly, the market is showing real signs of adoption of e-trading – and so is SSP.
Realise the benefits of telematics apps in a hard market
In the complex world of insurance, telematics apps provide a simple and cost-effective solution for consumers and the industry alike.
Delivering affordable flood risk cover through the intermediated market
The increased prevalence of flooding means it is no longer just a winter issue. Recent data on natural catastrophe losses from Munich Re showed floods accounted for 34% of overall losses last year.
SSP celebrates most successful year in Africa
Earlier in 2016, Steve Lathrope commented on SSP’s progress in the African market. SSP’s ongoing commitment to offering insurers in the region the rich, broad functionality required to deliver…
Ando Insurance powers ahead with SSP core insurance system
Newly founded New Zealand-based Ando Insurance has started operating SSP Pure Insurance solution after an eight-month implementation phase.
Keychoice: Creating a safe haven in a hardening market
Over the last few months, the UK insurance market has continued to harden, with both SSP and industry data showing a shift in premiums…
Keychoice 2016 highlights
Continuing to support brokers on the route to profitable growth.
Riding the new data wave
While it may seem like a modern phenomenon, insurance is the original big data company.
Taking the first steps in fraud prevention
Judging by the latest figures from the City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED), it seems that ghosts are for life rather than just Halloween — or at least ghost brokers…
SSP Verify: E-trading Initiative of the Year
SSP has won the inaugural Tech & Innovation Award for the E-trading Initiative of the Year.
Insurers must evolve — standing still is moving backwards!
We have long known it is not the strongest of the species that survives, but the one that is the most adaptable to change — and this also applies within the insurance industry.
Collective protection, individual risk
Is the industry doing enough to assist vulnerable consumers, and whose responsibility is it to ensure that there are no gaps in the provision of legal/insurance services to consumers?
Spotlight on Keychoice: RAC 6 months on as exclusive partner for motor breakdown services
Since launching in January 2016, Keychoice members have had exclusive access to a fully integrated breakdown recovery scheme for cars, vans and motorbikes from the UK’s most experienced breakdown…
Keychoice — the independent route to profitable growth is making great strides
Six months on from introducing a new management team and a refreshed focus for Keychoice, Liz Mitchell, General Manager gives some insight into how things are taking shape.
Innovating for the connected generation
Do insurance providers need to diversify their product offerings/approach to market to avoid missing out on these potentially lucrative demographics?
A crystal ball for fraud
Fraud has been a persistent and growing issue for the insurance industry since 2008…
Is the dinosaur dead yet, or are we due another meteor?
Catherine Stagg-Macey, executive advisor at Celent, discusses what has changed over the last ten years since Celent started tracking the topic of legacy modernisation.
Focus on Financial Advice: UK pensions freedom — Armageddon or armed and ready?
Arguably the most revolutionary change the financial services industry has ever seen, pension reform hurtled into the atmosphere and landed this spring like a game-changing meteor. With clients now ha
Disrupting the disruptors: why the time is now