Steph McGovern and an expert panel discuss major global business trends, their impacts on the insurance industry and the challenges they pose to insurance brokers. At a time when business and technology are constantly changing, which fundamental worldwide shifts will have the greatest impact on businesses, and entire industries? What risks do we need to mitigate against, and which changes offer the most exciting opportunities? A podcast series by Allianz Insurance. Want to find out more about (Brexit/Geopolitics/AI/Autonomous Vehicles) and their potential effect on businesses and the insurance industry? Visit www.allianz.co.uk/broker
Underinsurance and the Insurance Industry
Monday 12 April 2021
: Underinsurance isn’t a new concept and has always been an issue for insurers, brokers and businesses of all sizes. But given the events of...
Open Finance and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 30 March 2021
: Recently, open banking has enabled authorised third parties to access the financial data of individuals and businesses, to provide...
Emobility and the Insurance Industry
Thursday 18 March 2021
: ‘Emobility’ is a concept referring to electrified power in all types of vehicles – from electric cars, to scooters and...
Business Resilience and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 02 March 2021
: In the last year, ‘resilience’ has become a buzzword, as businesses are faced with the uncertainty caused by external factors more than...
Smart Industry and the Insurance Industry
Monday 26 October 2020
: We use smart technology every day without really thinking about it – from watches to speakers, mobile phones to doorbells.
5G and the Insurance Industry
Monday 12 October 2020
: 5G will mean faster download and upload speeds. But this isn’t just good news for uploading content to Instagram. It has the potential to...
The Future of Insurance
Monday 28 September 2020
: Three of our Allianz senior board members join us to discuss the future of insurance, in light of the recent Covid-19 global pandemic. How...
Sustainable Claims and the Insurance Industry
Monday 14 September 2020
: Sustainable Claims is a crucial element of Allianz’s business and combines protecting customers while aiming to meet environmental...
Climate Change and the Insurance Industry
Wednesday 20 May 2020
: February 2020 was the wettest on record for England according to Met Office Statistics. The UK was hit by two storms; Denis and Ciara in...
Cybercrime and The Insurance Industry - 2020
Tuesday 05 May 2020
: This year, Cyber Crime took the top spot on the Allianz Risk Barometer for the first time on its own. Businesses are facing a number of...
Blockchain and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 21 April 2020
: There is plenty of excitement around Blockchain, but could it transform the global insurance industry? It’s also widely acknowledged that...
Smart Cities and the Insurance Industry
Thursday 21 November 2019
: More than half of all humans globally live and work in cities and urbanised areas, with this set to increase to 68% by 2050. Taking...
Connected Buildings and the Insurance Industry
Wednesday 06 November 2019
: Smart devices – connected through the Internet of Things, talking to each other, and harvesting data in real time – are on the rise. By...
Data Science and the Insurance Industry
Monday 21 October 2019
: Insurers have always gathered data to understand the nature of the risks they insure against. However, with such unprecedented volumes of...
Monday 07 October 2019
: Three of our Allianz experts from across the business join us today to discuss how sustainability will affect the insurance industry and...
Changing Workplaces and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 04 June 2019
: The working week no longer means Monday to Friday, 9 to 5. Home working and the gig economy are changing the workplace, and according to...
Business Interruption and the Insurance Industry
Monday 20 May 2019
: Business Interruption, both damage and non-damage, can have catastrophic consequences ,yet research shows that only 1 in 3 UK business have...
BIBA 2019 Special
Wednesday 08 May 2019
: Nick Hewer welcomes three of our Allianz senior board members - Simon McGinn, General Manager, Neil Clutterbuck, Chief Underwriting Officer...
Robotics and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 23 April 2019
: Robotics are revolutionising many parts of the business world, including the insurance industry. Advocates for the technology promise that...
Fraud and the Insurance Industry
Friday 02 November 2018
: In 2016, insurers detected 125,000 dishonest insurance claims valued at 1.3 billion pounds - according to the Association of British...
Cyber Crime and the Insurance Industry
Tuesday 16 October 2018
: Technology has revolutionised the business world, from the way an organisation interacts with customers or clients to the way they store and...
Drones and the Insurance Industry
Friday 28 September 2018
: A recent report estimates there will be more than 76,000 drones in use across UK skies by 2030, with nearly 630,000 people working in the...
Customer Engagement and the Insurance Industry
Monday 03 September 2018
: Technology has really shaken up the customer experience. Products and services are available around the clock at the touch of a button, and...
Brexit and the Insurance Industry
Sunday 01 July 2018
: Brexit is only months away, so what will it mean for the UK insurance industry?
What tangible effects has the referendum decision already...
Geopolitics and the Insurance Industry
Wednesday 20 June 2018
: Political shifts across the world are more significant than at any time since the end of the Cold War. What will Donald Trump’s aggressive...