P&C Insurers

Colorado State University's Phil Klotzbach Offers Early Clues on Florida Hurricane Season

Apr 6, 2022 / by AAIS posted in Insights, Issues & Trends, Climate Change, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, hurricanes, Florida Insurance Market, NatCats

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Phil Klotzbach, Research Scientist at the Colorado State University, stopped by The AAIS Executive Roundtable with a preview of the upcoming hurricane season in The Florida Report.

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Florida Insurance Market: Survey Reveals Most Pressing Industry Issues

Mar 24, 2022 / by AAIS posted in Community, Insights, Issues & Trends, Data & Technology, P&C Insurers, Legislation & Regulation, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Insurance Line of Business, Florida Insurance Market

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Litigation Tops Capital and Nat CAT Concerns

AAIS, a sponsor of the 2022 Florida Insurance Market Summit held March 21st to 23rd, polled attendees pre-event to understand what they perceive as the most pressing issues affecting the Florida market and the overall insurance industry.

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Crypto, Solar, Tiny Homes Among Emerging Personal Lines Issues

Mar 7, 2022 / by Linda Jancik posted in Personal Lines, Community, Technology, Issues & Trends, Homeowners, New/Emerging Risks, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Insurance Line of Business, cryptocurrency, Airbnb, tiny homes, solar panels, bikes

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Personal lines insurance is more diverse than ever before. During a recent Personal Lines Product Council, hosted by AAIS, Member carriers and other key stakeholders discussed several key issues affecting the market, from cryptocurrency and solar panels to container homes, “swimply”, and e-biker and scooters.

AAIS established Product Advisory Councils to bring Member carriers and other industry stakeholders together to identify the burgeoning issues concerning insurers and the broader insurance industry today. While not all issues raised can be solved through product or program developments, we believe discussing emerging issues as well as working together within the AAIS Community can spawn new ideas and usher resources to meet today’s challenges. A general overview of several emerging issues is discussed below.

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Different Ways Insurers Can Deal With Climate Change

Feb 24, 2022 / by AAIS posted in Community, Technology, Issues & Trends, Homeowners, Climate Change, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Modeling/Actuarial, Insurance Line of Business, Conning, NatCats, Colorado State University

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Dr. Phil Klotzbach, Ph. D., from the Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University, says climate change is real. In a recent interview he explained that “if you go back to the late 1800s, parts-per-million of carbon dioxide was about 280; now we're sitting at about 420. We've gone up by about 50 percent of what we were about 140 years ago. With that, we've seen a global temperature rise of about eight- or nine-tenths of a degree Celsius … about 1.5 degrees Fahrenheit.”

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How Regulation is Impacting Auto Insurance

Feb 16, 2022 / by Lori Dreaver Munn posted in Community, Issues & Trends, Insurance News/Current Events, Regulatory/Compliance, P&C Insurers, Auto, Commercial Auto, Legislation & Regulation, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Personal Auto, Regulation, Insurance Line of Business, auto insurance, GLC

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Regulation plays an outsized role in the development of the auto insurance sector. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have seen an even higher than usual impact from wild fluctuations in rates, claims, premiums, and consumer reimbursements, to activities impacting the industry itself.

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Conning CEO Woody Bradford on Inflation, Crypto, ESG and More

Feb 3, 2022 / by AAIS posted in Issues & Trends, AAIS Events, Events, Insurance News/Current Events, Insurance Operations, Climate Change, Working in Insurance, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, AAIS Pulse, AAIS Event Archives, Economy, talent, ESG, cryptocurrency, governance, environmental, Conning, Inflation

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The AAIS Pulse newsmagazine recently featured an in-depth discussion with Woody Bradford, CEO and Chair of Conning, one of the leading global investment management firms serving the insurance industry. He chatted with AAIS CEO Ed Kelly on the investment environment for insurance companies, inflation, cryptocurrency, investment strategies, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG), and much more.

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Ransomware – The Other Epidemic

Jan 13, 2022 / by Linda Jancik posted in Issues & Trends, Data & Technology, Tech News, Homeowners, Cyber, New/Emerging Risks, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Data/Tech, Insurance Line of Business, cyber risk, cyber insurnace, ransomware

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Ransomware is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid and can target both individuals and businesses. The U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform shared that “in 2020, ransomware attacks on both public and private institutions in the U.S cost an estimated $19.5 billion. … in the first six months of 2021, financial institutions reported $590 million in ransomware-related transactions. Current trends indicate that ransomware transactions in 2021 alone will exceed the previous 10 years combined.”

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AAIS Product Advisory Councils…Member Engagement in Product Development

Jan 6, 2022 / by John Kadous posted in Community, Issues & Trends, Insurance Operations, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, Insurance Line of Business, Advisory Councils

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As part of our commitment to delivering innovative, unique, and valuable products and solutions, we have established product councils to engage with Members and gather feedback to inform the strategic direction of AAIS programs. Currently, AAIS has Advisory Councils in the following areas: Auto, Farm, Agribusiness, Inland Marine/Commercial Output, Commercial Lines, Personal Lines and most recently Cannabis and Fire.

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COVID-19 Continues to Impact Auto Insurance Market

Dec 17, 2021 / by Meg Lech posted in Technology, Data & Technology, COVID-19, Tech News, IoT, P&C Insurers, Auto, Commercial Auto, AAIS Insights, Personal Auto, Data/Tech, Compliance, Insurance Line of Business

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As the pandemic rolls on, with the omicron variant providing the latest wrinkle, the auto market continues to be reshaped by COVID-19. Aside from the overall financial impact, now increasing claims, severity of claims and higher losses, and worsening consumer behavior are all leaving a mark. Here is the latest from around the industry:

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AAIS Viewpoint 2021: What is a Modern Advisory Organization?

Dec 9, 2021 / by AAIS posted in Community, Data & Technology, Insurance News/Current Events, New/Emerging Risks, P&C Insurers, AAIS News & Views, AAIS Insights, AAIS Viewpoint

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As we count down the final days of 2021, we remain wholly committed to making all our Members successful by sharing the latest news and information impacting your business to deliver a modern advisory experience second to none. That is the theme of the 2021 installment of our eMagazine, AAIS Viewpoint, which is now available.

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