How is the move towards ‘big data’ from external sources helping insurers price risk in the post-Gender Directive environment?

With the insurance industry losing gender as a rating factor, the quest to find alternative forms of data when underwriting risk has intensified. This paper studies how insurers are leveraging external data and why location-based information holds the key to understanding complex data.

Topics covered:

- Increasing external data sources available.

- The benefits of 'big data'.

- Location-based information and risk management.