Insurers Bank on Brand; Is It Enough?
A number of banks have experienced a fair degree of success
extending customer relationships though the sale of insurance
products. Until very recently, however, few insurance companies
have followed suit, despite the more flexible regulatory environment.
By Greg Davies, Senior Analyst/Insurance, Gomez
CDS/EQECAT Alliance Targets Underwriters
An alliance has been announced between CDS Business Mapping,
provider of RiskMeter.com, a Web-based online property lookup
source for underwriters, and EQECAT, a catastrophe risk management software provider.
Risk Management Tools Get More Attention
In the wake of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, airlines and others entrusted with people's lives
are likely to adopt some of the risk management techniques employed by financial institutions, experts say.