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NAILBA 38 Annual Meeting Coming Soon

Dallas, Texas

November 7-9, 2019

The NAILBA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of independent life brokerage agencies. From member agency principals and staff, to insurance and financial carrier executives, and senior leadership teams from more than 100+ sponsors and exhibitors who provide BGA technologies and services, NAILBA’s Annual Meeting is where the brokerage industry meets. It is where relationships are built. It is where business gets done!

 

This year’s Keynote Speakers include Jim Kelly, Legendary NFL Quarterback and Cancer Survivor; General John F. Kelly, USMC Retired, Former White House Chief of Staff and Secretary of Homeland Security; and Kevin Pollack, Award Winning Actor, Impressionist & Comedian.

 

 

Posted by Ken Leibow October 7, 2019


 

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InsurTech Express Forms Board of Directors, Announces Members

 ​​​​​Insurance solutions innovator, InsurTech Express, announces the formation of its Board of Directors.

 

Members include the following industry experts:

  • Kenneth R. Leibow
    Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, InsurTech Express
  • Diana J. Hickert-Hill
    Founder and Chief Executive Officer, DH2 Consulting (DH Squared, LLC)
  • Dennis R. Vigneau
    Chief Financial Officer, Fidelity & Guaranty Life Holding Company (NYSE:FG)
  • Cheryl Yakey
    Senior Counsel, Clyde & Co US LLP

READ THE PRESS RELEASE AT NEWSWIRE

Posted by Ken Leibow September 24, 2019


 

InsurTech Express Blockchain Lowers Commission Costs

InsurTech Express blockchain design to lower insurance commission costs. InsurTech Express is rethinking the way life and annuity providers handle the complex challenge of commissions—leveraging technology to solve long term industry issues while enabling participants to focus on growth and serving customers. Enables Trust, Accuracy and Simplicity!

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Watch the video or read the complete White Paper Available FREE: InsurTech Express Blockchain for Life & Annuity Commissions PATENT PENDING

Posted by Ken Leibow September 21, 2019


 

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Announcing NAILBA ID Twenty Awards

Nominations Due By October 4, 2019

NAILBA Announces New Awards for Independent Distribution Seeking Nominations for 20 industry innovators and trailblazers! Honoring Independent Distribution’s most courageous innovators and visionaries, NAILBA is seeking nominations from the industry for twenty insurance professionals who have made important contributions to the insurance profession.  Anyone from the industry is eligible, from business leaders to techies, to marketeers and operations gurus within BGAs, Carriers, and vendor companies that support independent distribution. Winners will be honored at NAILBA38 Annual Conference in Dallas. NOMINATION FORM ONLINE AT NAILBA

Posted by Ken Leibow September 6, 2019


 

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iPipeline to Be Acquired by Roper Technologies & Larry Berran Appointed as CEO

EXTON, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iPipeline®, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry today announced that it will be acquired by Roper Technologies, Inc, a diversified technology company. The acquisition is expected to close in the third quarter, subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions. iPipeline also announced the appointment of Larry Berran as CEO. READ PRESS RELEASE AT BUSINESS WIRE

Posted by Ken Leibow September 5, 2019


 

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Innovative Blockchain Design for Life Insurance & Annuity Commissions Lowers Costs & Enables Growth Focus

InsurTech Express is rethinking the way life and annuity providers handle the complex challenge of commissions—leveraging technology to solve historic issues and enabling participants to focus on growth and serving customers well.

“The Commission Blockchain plan that InsurTech Express is launching can streamline the entire commission and contracting process for participating carriers and distributors alike,” said Dan LaBert, CEO of the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA). “Ken and the team have designed an innovative approach to leverage the latest blockchain technology to solve recurring challenges our members see in their businesses. I look forward to NAILBA members further engaging in this exciting new technology that could resolve commission accounting concerns.”

READ PRESS RELEASE ON PRNEWSIRE

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Posted by Ken Leibow September 2, 2019


 

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Announcing DH2 Consulting as the “Focus Firm” for August 2019

DH2 Consulting are experts in developing your company’s marketing, communications, and process improvement strategies so that you can gain powerful competitive advantages! 20+ Years Experience working with Life Insurance Carriers for Brand & Marketing, Communications, Strategy & Process. For more information contact:

Diana Hickert-Hill  – diana@dh2consulting.com

Posted by Ken Leibow August 12, 2019


 

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CEO Webinar Series – The Next Generation of Insurance Talent

ACORD CEO Bill Pieroni presents a study comparing the millennial and post-millennial demographics with other generations within the workforce, focusing within the insurance industry. Learn what insurance organizations need to do to attract, retain, and effectively leverage young talent in order to keep up with the changing market.

Webinar: Fri, Sep 27, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT  Click here: REGISTER

Posted by Ken Leibow August 6, 2019


 

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Self-Service SmartOffice Demo Now Live at InsurTech Express

Ebix SmartOffice CRM/AMS Self-Service Demo is Available NOW at InsurTech Express. Millennials want to demo software products themselves “FIRST” before engaging with a Sales Person. Get a login to your personal demo with sample data and create your own agents, policies, pre-sales and much more. Learn about CRMs and Agency Management Systems under “Solutions” at InsurTech Express. Click here: Self-Service Smart Office Demo

Posted by Ken Leibow July 25, 2019


 

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Lafayette Life Enhances Customer Experience With iPipeline’s E-Delivery Product

iPipeline® – a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry – today announced The Lafayette Life Insurance Company, a Cincinnati-based provider of life, annuity, retirement and pension products, has selected DocFast® e-Delivery to enhance its digital customer experience. DocFast® streamlines and improves the customer communication experience by digitally enabling reviews, downloads and printing for statements, forms and other important transactional documents. Continue to read the press release at iPIpeline

Posted by Ken Leibow July 16, 2019


 

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QLAdmin Solutions Honored As Top 10 Policy Administration Solution Provider

QLAdmin Solutions has recently been recognized by Insurance CIO Outlook magazine as a Top 10 policy administration solutions provider.
QLAdmin Solutions Top 10 PAS Provider 2019
QLAdmin Solutions Top 10 PAS Provider 2019

For over 30 years, QLAdmin has served the small to medium sized insurance company offering traditional and interest sensitive life, health and annuity products. With 47 clients in North American, Canada and the Caribbean, QLAdmin has become a niche market leader for companies needing affordable yet comprehensive policy administration and claims adjudication capabilities within one user-friendly platform. READ PRESS RELEASE

Posted by Ken Leibow July 14, 2019


 

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Pave The Way To True Customer Centricity – Webinar

Insurance Nexus is delighted to announce we are bringing together key figures from OneBeacon, Canada Life and AITE Group to give you the strategies to understand your customers agenda and move towards a truly connected model.

Insurance customer expectations have increased dramatically, and carriers must become truly customer-centric in order to meet those expectations Building a connected carrier isn’t easy but it is now the bare minimum to ensure survival in this fiercely competitive landscape.

Join us July 16th at 11am ET to uncover how insurance carriers can merge technology and digital agility to remain relevant in what is an extremely competitive market. REGISTER  

 Posted by Ken Leibow July 3, 2019


 

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Vertafore Expands Industry-Leading Solutions with Acquisition of VUE Software

Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, today announced it has acquired VUE Software (VUE) to complement its Sircon solutions and create the most powerful insurer distribution management platform in the industry. Learn more about Vertafore’s acquisition of VUE Software 

Posted by Ken Leibow July 2, 2019


 

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It’s Sizzling @ PaperClip

The Summer is off to a hot start at PaperClip! Register now for July Webinars; PaperClip will be hosting a Webinar series to highlight the benefits of our solutions! We have some great new features in the works and whether it’s learning about a new solution or how to better utilize the solution you already have, join us to hear about what PaperClip can do for you. 

 

All Webinars are 15 minutes in length

 

PaperClip will be hosting Webinars on various topics VCF, eM4, Mojo & Straight Thru Processing. Click here to see Webinar dates: REGISTER  

Posted by Ken Leibow June 19, 2019


 

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iPipeline and Atidot Partner to Mine In-Force Data for Life & Annuity Sales

 

iPipeline® – a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry – today announced an exclusive partnership with Atidot, a Gartner “Cool Vendor” insurtech company empowering the life insurance industry with big data and predictive analytics. The InsureSight® In-Force Service powered by Atidot® will enable Insurers in North America to predict customer insurance and financial needs, lapse patterns and profitability. Continue to read the press release at iPIpeline

 

Posted by Ken Leibow June 11, 2019


 

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Announcing the Launch of InsurTechExpress.com, ‘A One Stop Life Insurance Resource’

RALEIGH, N.C., May 30, 2019      (Newswire.com) – ​​​​​​​The InsurTech Express website has launched at www.insurtechexpress.com. InsurTech Express is the principal resource that brings the Life Insurance and Annuity communities together in one easy-to-access, secure online location for information on Insurtech. It is a network with active participation in industry organizations like ACORD, LBTC, and LIDMA; conferences like InsureTech Connect and NAILBA; as well as in social media such as LinkedIn. The network includes Carriers, Distributors, and Solution Providers. InsurTech Express is designed to connect the industry with Insurtech documents, education, solutions, current events, career opportunities, and innovation. Read more at Newswire.

Posted by Ken Leibow May 30, 2019


 

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Data Insights brought to life

HealthPiQture, by ExamOne, is a highly flexible platform that allows you to make quick and confident decisions. Through HealthPiQture, insurers receive access to our extensive data sources. From a snapshot of an applicant’s past health, to a view of their current health, HealthPiQture combines health and behavioral insights for insurers. Learn more about HealthPiQture 

 

Posted by Ken Leibow May 6, 2019


 

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IXN – Paperless Solutions Group Partnership Announcement

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – IXN® – the leading provider of cross platform digital quoting solutions for the life insurance industry – today announced a formal partnership with Paperless Solutions Group® (PSG), the premier provider of electronic applications in the insurance marketplace. Launching in the first quarter of 2019, distributors of life insurance. Read more on IXN Blog

 

Posted by Roy Goodart May 5,2019


 

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iPipeline acquires Canadian Solutions Provider Bluesun

iPipeline® – a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the financial services industry – today announced the acquisition of Bluesun, a leading provider of software solutions to the life insurance and financial services industry in Canada. Bluesun designs software products to automate core business processes for MGAs, national accounts, mutual fund dealers, banks and insurance companies. Their client base includes nearly 70% of all Canadian life insurers and agencies. Read more on MarketWatch

 

Posted by Ken Leibow May 4, 2019 


 


 

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Vive and BRAMCO Announce Release of Groundbreaking Term Life Application Platform

January 30, 2019 (Fairfax, Va.) In response to fundamental changes in the insurance industry that are driven primarily by rapidly advancing information technology, BRAMCO Financial has partnered with Vive Solutions, LLC to re-launch Vive – a groundbreaking multi-carrier end-to-end term insurance platform. Vive offers a unified platform for quoting, product selection, direct order submission, tele-app, and automatic requirement fulfillment, all the way through to policy delivery. Read full press release on Insurancenewsnet 

 

Posted by Ken Leibow May 3, 2019