Research: Insurer Nation - Data, social insurance and emerging risks

In the fourth report covering the results of Post’s latest State of the Nation survey, Mairi MacDonald asks how important data is, how social insurance and social media tools fit into the sector and what the emerging threats are for insurance CEOs and managing directors.

Topics covered:
• Views on the use of data in underwriting.
• Is it acceptable to use social media as a source of information about policyholders?
• How do insurance leaders value social insurance?
• What is the biggest emerging risk the sector faces?
• Views on disintermediation and market disruption from non-insurance brands.
• How well are insurers embracing new technologies and platforms to engage with customers and brokers?