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Leveraging data analytics to address workforce challenges

Human resources professionals are under intense pressure to use the wealth of employee data they have available to address a variety of workforce issues, from compensation to finding the right people. Yet many struggle with where and how to start … Continue reading →

Comment on the U.K.’s new National Cyber Security Strategy

In November 2016, the U.K. government published the new National Cyber Security Strategy 2016 to 2021, outlining the government’s plans for the U.K. and cyberspace. Continue reading →

Who benefits from the 21st Cures Act?

On December 13, 2016, President Obama signed into law the 21st Century Cures Act (“Cures Act”). The legislation was designed to accelerate regulatory pathways for regenerative therapies to meet severe unmet medical needs. Within its provisions, the Bill will support President Obama and … Continue reading →

Latest on El Niño predictions for 2016: A looming La Niña?

El Niño and La Niña have well-established links to hurricane activity. The impact on the re/insurance sector depends on when the potential La Niña sets in. Continue reading →

How to develop a sound competency model for better benefits and outcomes

Streamlining your competency models and embedding them effectively in technology to support the full talent lifecycle creates clear benefits Continue reading →

For insurers #blockchain is the new black

Blockchain is a distributed digital ledger technology. Many believe that it will radically change our world, but is blockchain really the new internet? Continue reading →

Guide to directors & officers liability insurance for financial institutions

D&O insurance policies offer liability coverage for managers to protect them from claims that may arise when acting in the scope of their managerial duties. Continue reading →

How P&C insurers are using, or plan to use, big data

Companies are focused on the importance of big data in a predictive analytics framework to improve their decisions with respect to their overall business strategy. Continue reading →

U.K. floods: Should we expect more of the same?

By making a few assumptions, the chances of getting two locations, such as Carlisle, experiencing extreme flows in a 10-year period is over 80%. Continue reading →

How are life insurers planning to use big data and predictive analytics?

Life insurers should think ahead about how they want to use and deploy big data and predictive analytics in order to invest in areas that will be needed to succeed. Continue reading →