Reuters’ Events Insurance AI and Innovative Tech Summit Returns to Chicago in 2020
USAA, Nationwide, The Hartford AXA, Swiss Re, American Family and More Confirmed
To provide insurance carriers with the tools, strategies and insights to navigate their digital journey, the Insurance AI and Innovative Tech Summit USA 2020 will return to Chicago for its seventh visit, May 12-13, 2020, Insurance Nexus have just announced. Through an agenda researched and written in collaboration with industry leaders, the summit will provide a unique experience for attendees, including hours of expert insight, real-world learning and opportunities to network with a host of leaders from across the North American insurance landscape.
Posted by Ken Leibow January 4, 2020
Ensight works with WinFlex to provide ‘Single-Entry’ Quoting Platform for Term & Perm Life
Ensight™ Intelligent Quote is the first Term and Permanent life quoting platform to provide ‘Single-Entry’ case design and integrated product benchmarking. If you are looking to shift your focus from case design to sales revenue, Ensight™ can help your business thrive!
Posted by Ken Leibow December 4, 2019
LBTC Underwriting Webinar – Register Today
Please join the Life Brokerage Technology Committee as we host Brad Gabel, Chief Underwriter at Protective Life Insurance Company for a discussion on Accelerated Underwriting and the evolution of the art and science of Underwriting.
The Webinar is Thursday, December 5th from 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST.
Click here: REGISTER
Posted by Ken Leibow December 1, 2019
ID 20 Twenty Award Winners Announced
NAILBA is honoring Independent Distribution’s most courageous innovators and visionaries, who have made important contributions to the insurance profession. Congratulations to the ID 20 Award Winners! We look forward to the official award ceremony at NAILBA 38 in Dallas on November 7, 2019. Get to know the ID20 award recipients: MEET THE WINNERS – BIOS
Posted by Ken Leibow November 3, 2019
Prudential to buy Seattle-area insurance tech startup Assurance for $2.35B
Prudential Financial agreed to acquire Seattle-area startup Assurance IQ for $2.35 billion, the companies announced Thursday, September 5th. The acquisition will fold a tech-focused insurance seller into the financial services giant, allowing Prudential to reach more customers online.
Based in Bellevue, Wash., Assurance sells a variety of insurance policies over the internet. Beyond the upfront $2.35 billion, Prudential agreed to pay an additional $1.15 billion in cash and equity if Assurance meets certain growth objectives. READ MORE AT GEEKWIRE
Posted by Ken Leibow October 21, 2019
NAILBA 38 Annual Meeting Coming Soon
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
InsurTech Express Forms Board of Directors, Announces Members
RALEIGH, N.C., September 24, 2019 (Newswire.com) – 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
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!
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
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
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
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.”
Posted by Ken Leibow September 2, 2019
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 – email@example.com
Posted by Ken Leibow August 12, 2019
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
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
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
QLAdmin Solutions Honored As Top 10 Policy Administration Solution Provider
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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