Posts Tagged ‘oliver wyman’



September 7th, 2018

MGAs – Value at What Cost? - GC@MC Commentary

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carter_vicky_bio2016Vicky Carter, Vice Chairman – Global Strategic Advisory

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  • Value proposition of MGAs under increasing scrutiny
  • Automation critical to maintaining low cost base
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August 27th, 2018

The Life Insurance Industry Needs a Lifeline

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johnwhitworth_oliverwJohn Whitworth, Partner, Oliver Wyman

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The life insurance industry appears healthy enough with plenty of capital and booming sales. A quick look under the hood, however, and it becomes clear that the industry’s profitability has been declining for some time. Continue reading…

July 17th, 2018

How to Turn Compliance Into a Competitive Advantage

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subas-roy-headshot-cropped2michael-heaney-cropped2hanjo-seibert-profile2Subas Roy, Partner; Michael Heaney, Principal; and Hanjo Seibert, Principal,  Oliver Wyman

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Regulatory technology, or regtech, has emerged as a cost-effective solution to help banks deal with the numerous and burdensome tasks required for compliance with regulations. Regtech also helps banks improve their bottom line by enabling them to more effectively manage risks and execute strategies that bring profitable growth.

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April 9th, 2018

Large-Scale Cyber-Attacks on the Financial System

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Cyber-attacks on financial institutions are becoming more frequent, complex, and sophisticated, with potential for far-reaching, systemic impacts. The motivation of cyber-attackers is shifting from purely achieving financial gains to disrupting critical infrastructures, such as through nation-state attacks, which threatens the basis for confidence in the financial system and even national or international stability.

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January 25th, 2018

Understanding Systemic Cyber Risk; Insights Through Pandemic Behavior

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platt-jeremybhamory-crop-smshafer-chris-sm1Jeremy S. Platt, U.S. Cyber Specialty Practice Leader, Guy Carpenter; Bruce Hamory M.D., Chief Medical Officer for Health and Life Sciences at Oliver Wyman Consulting and Christopher Shafer, Assistant Vice President, Guy Carpenter

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  • Jeremy S. Platt is Managing Director and U.S. Cyber Specialty Practice Leader at Guy Carpenter; Bruce Hamory, M.D. is a Partner and Chief Medical Officer for Health and Life Sciences at Oliver Wyman Consulting. They represent operating companies of Marsh & McLennan Companies.

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January 11th, 2018

The Impact of Insurtech

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Here we review recent GC Capital Ideas posts on the growing interest in insurtech and its impact on the insurance industry.

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November 27th, 2017

Study Identifies Winners in Growing Insurtech Space

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A 2017 report from consulting firm Oliver Wyman and insurtech investor Policen Direkt analyzes insurtech business models worldwide and pinpoints winners and losers.

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November 22nd, 2017

Survey: 80 Percent Say Treasury Plays a More Strategic Role Today Than Three Years Ago; Part II

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Treasurers play an increasingly vital role in supporting senior executives, according to new research from the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP). The “2017 AFP Strategic Role of Treasury Survey,” supported by Marsh & McLennan Companies‘ Global Risk Center, found that 80 percent of respondents said that over the past three years, treasury has played a more strategic role at their organizations.

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November 21st, 2017

Survey: 80 Percent Say Treasury Plays a More Strategic Role Today Than Three Years Ago; Part I

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Treasurers increasingly play a more strategic role as their traditional roles become more critical to their organizations and they assume a wider range of responsibilities, including investor relations, insurance risk management, integrating supply chain management and real estate. This greater strategic role with more responsibilities illustrates the increasingly vital role that treasurers play in supporting senior executives, according to new research from the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP).

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