2017 Outlook Report

InsurTech is poised to make a major impact and traditional companies still face a number of challenges and market pressures. At the same time, insurers have key advantages over external entrants if they can solve the follow issues:

– Differing views on the customer experience between tech giants and insurers
– The complex, inefficient buying cycle
– Obstacles to the adoption of analyticsenges and market pressures.

2015 Outlook: 3 Threats Affecting Commercial Insurance

Solving discrete business problems with specific target goals and measurable results will separate the winners from the losers. Here we share proprietary research that for the first time quantifies the benefits of using predictive analytics in underwriting along with the risks of continuing to use traditional pricing approaches.

2014 Pivotal Year for Homeowners Carriers

Hosted by Valen Analytics and Willis Re, this webinar covers:

-An overview of important market dynamics to consider as carriers look to improve underwriting profitability in homeowners insurance.
-New trends emerging in specific markets, including Florida, as well as reinsurance considerations around data and analytics.
-New approaches to managing non-catastrophe losses.

Farm Bureau Financial Services Insurance Analytics Implementation

In this interview with Farm Bureau Financial Services, a regional property casualty insurance company that writes business in 8 states, Steve Wittmuss shares how Farm Bureau was able to make their predictive modeling and analytics implementation successful and the results they are seeing in return.

How to Avoid Adverse Selection

Insurance companies are at risk to competitive threat by way of adverse selection. This video will show how this happens, and what you can do about it.

Advanced tools will support your underwriters and improve your insurance company’s bottom line.

How to Measure Your Book’s Risk Quality

There’s increasing pressure to create profitability in underwriting. As investment income continues to decline, property & casualty carriers need to make up for that loss with gains in underwriting.

Being able to more accurately evaluate risks will lead to improved risk quality across your portfolio. In this webinar, we will review how.

How to Solve Payroll Misclassification

Two workers’ compensation carriers address payroll misclassification. See how one carrier experienced a 2 to 1 ROI and another saved $1M by proactively identifying payroll misclassification.

Insurance Analytics for CEOs: Forecasting

1 minute, 1 pager on analytics, a CEO primer on evolving into a data-driven organization. Today’s topic: Forecasting.
-Presented by Bret Shroyer, FCAS, Solutions Architect at Valen Analytics.

Insurance Analytics for CEOs: Knowing

1 minute, 1 pager on analytics, a CEO primer on evolving into a data-driven organization. Today’s topic: Knowing.
-Presented by Bret Shroyer, FCAS, Solutions Architect at Valen Analytics.

Insurance Analytics for CEOs: Vulnerability

1 minute, 1 pager on analytics, a CEO primer on evolving into a data-driven organization. Today’s topic: Vulnerability.
-Presented by Bret Shroyer, FCAS, Solutions Architect at Valen Analytics.

Today’s Underwriting Battleground: Where Belief and Data Collide

In this interview with Farm Bureau Financial Services, a regional property casualty insurance company that writes business in 8 states, Steve Wittmuss shares how Farm Bureau was able to make their predictive modeling and analytics implementation successful and the results they are seeing in return.

Underwriting Data Tools: Turning Data into Decision

Turning Data into Decisions: Valen’s InsureRight Platform is the only industry solution with proprietary insight into portfolio metrics and risk characteristics to identify pockets of pricing inadequacy and profitability. A dynamic portfolio management tool provides access to Valen’s contributory database containing industry comparisons and predictive scores on over 20 million policies for property and casualty insurance carriers.

Insurance Careers Month

Insurance offers some of the most rewarding careers out there. It hits the career trifecta: stable, rewarding, limitless. This webinar shares how insurers can become involved along with a number of other industry organizations that have partnered to establish the Insurance Careers Movement in order to inspire young people to choose insurance as a career, share what makes the industry a great one to work in, and collaborate and share best practices.