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The Big Data A-Ha Moment is Only the Beginning

by Nick Heudecker  |  September 18, 2014

If Big Data is going to remake an industry, insurance is certainly a great candidate. With massive amounts of historical data as well as emerging IoT-based data sources, insurance is...

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Euro Crisis: 50% of Firms Stuck Behind the Planning Eight Ball

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 20, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger Today we conducted our Euro Crisis Webinar. 416 participants were surveyed about: Whether their enterprise had plans in place to deal with a worsened euro crisis...

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Euro Crisis:Get Ready for More Regulation and Protectionism.

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 10, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger   [ Register Now For January 19th webinar: Euro Crisis Webinar ] An interesting article appeared on Reuters yesterday: Financial repression is here and may be helpful. It...

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Can Europe Innovate Out of a Crisis?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 13, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger Commentators suggest over half of the companies on the 2009 Fortune 500 list began during a recession or bear market. Does this offer hope to a...

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The Tragedy of the Euro Fiscal Commons

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 9, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger As announced on the BBC (and other media outlets) today: Euro crisis: Eurozone deal reached without UK it appears on the surface as if consensus has...

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Is the business model for life insurers sustainable?

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 15, 2010

This is Juergen Weiss from the insurance research team. The Head of the German regulator, Jochen Sanio, did articulate concerns about the future business model of life insurers. The current...

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Social Networking for Insurance Depends on a More Concrete Commitment to Achieve Business Value

by Kristin Moyer  |  October 30, 2009

Steve Leigh from the insurance team here -   I wanted to let everyone know that I along with two colleagues here at Gartner (Juergen Weiss and Stephen Forte), will...

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Let’s Meet in Cannes!

by Kristin Moyer  |  October 15, 2009

From Peter Redshaw> Within the Banking and Investment Services team, we continue to receive a wide range of enquiries from our financial services clients. What is clear from these ongoing...

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Risk Management and Social Media: A Paradigm Shift

by Kristin Moyer  |  February 9, 2009

Maureen O'Neil here.  During recent interactions with clients, I wasn't surprised to hear that many are considering social media initiatives.  That's because the fastest growing segment of Web content is...

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Insurers: Be Prepared to Ramp up your Risk Management IT Spending

by Kristin Moyer  |  October 30, 2008

Maureen O'Neil and Juergen Weiss here. Although the worldwide insurance markets have not yet been as severely impacted as the banking industry, it is already obvious that a new wave...

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