Monday, September 16, 2019

Lloyd’s launches a new software tool to improve the quality of insurance contract review...

The tool, Contract Confidence, uses advanced search techniques to scan contracts and check for errors and discrepancies. For example, the tool runs checks against...

G20 leaders must embrace cryptocurrency regulation – failure to do so would be negligent

G20 leaders must take decisive steps towards a multilateral cryptocurrency regulatory framework – failure to do so would be negligent. This is the bold...

Bitcoin is 42% up in the last month – the reasons behind the rally

The price of Bitcoin has increased 42% over the last month, and 187% in three months. In early April it traded around R60 000 and...

Financial services and the cloud – what’s the next big challenge?

In the South African context, financial services companies have been slow in adoption of cloud services however, the last year or two has seen...

Training at forefront as AI fails to fill underwriting needs

In the 1980s, when first underwriting computer programs were developed, the insurance industry saw this as the end of the need to train underwriters....