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Reflections on a Gravity-Defying Year for Insurance M&A

Towers Watson’s latest M&A study analyzes the drivers in the surge in insurance deals and the priorities for deal makers over the next three years. Read more.

What Can Insurers Really Do With ERM?

Enterprise risk management (ERM) will become even more embedded in insurance company business processes as more tangible operational and strategic benefits accrue. Read more.

The Evolving Chief Risk Officer Role

The role of the chief risk officer (CRO) in insurance has evolved quickly, and CROs that focus solely on risk mitigation and compliance could soon face extinction. Read more.

Traditional Distribution Can Benefit From Asia’s Growing Insurance Markets

Asia is expecting impressive growth in the life insurance market over the next decade, and improvements to traditional distribution channels can help profitability. Read more.

Sub-Saharan Africa: Insurance’s New Frontier for Patient Innovators

Insurers are exploring the Sub-Saharan Africa with both interest and some caution. How can they innovate to reach this large body of unserved, diverse consumers? Read more.

What’s Next for Motor Insurance?

Private motor insurance is a core product and major source of revenue for P&C insurers, but technology is becoming a major disruptor. Read more.

Millennials — A Bright Spot in UBI’s Future

Most consumers in Brazil, Canada and the U.S. are open to buying usage-based auto insurance, and Millennials in particular are embracing the future. Read more.

Data Analytics Sharpen Commercial With More Insightful Decisions

Commercial insurance underwriters are facing a predictive analytics arms race, making data optimization a new business imperative. Read more.

The Last Word
Turning Widespread Market Disruption to Your Advantage

Global Willis Towers Watson leaders Eric Speer and Michael Murphy reflect on industry changes and what clients can expect from the Willis Towers Watson merger. Read more.