Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Recognised as a pioneer in insurance automation and the innovation leader, Applied is the world’s largest provider of broker management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied’s people and products enable millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.
Independent brokers have had to evaluate and launch new plans to get staff working from home, whilst continuing to serve customers. In this blog, Andy Fairchild, CEO at Applied Systems Europe, considers how to get the best out of teams who are working from home.
Overnight, the Covid-19 pandemic created isolation, remote workforces and, for many brokers, revealed cracks in operational foundations that weren’t previously apparent. In this blog, Andy Fairchild, CEO at Applied Systems Europe, looks at four ways brokers can move forward in a reshaped world.
In this blog, Andy Fairchild, CEO at Applied Systems Europe highlights some key takeaways from the annual Applied Digital Broker Survey, four key forces driving change and why now is the time for digital transformation within the broker market.
With increasing industry consolidation, new market entrants, and customer experience at an all-time high, this interactive infographic highlights why there is an urgent imperative for independent brokers to join the digital revolution of insurance in order to future-proof their business models.
In today’s uncertain circumstances, it’s critical for brokers to be able to evolve business operations and adopt technology to continue to serve customers. In this Broker Extra session, an expert panel discussed how brokers can build a road map to solution implementation and change management.
Crisis is what the insurance sector deals in, and brokers in particular pride themselves on being adaptable, innovative, solution makers. As part of Broker Week, BIBA's Graeme Trudgill stands up for the brokers who have worked through the Covid-19 crisis with aplomb and insight.
Many forward-thinking brokers have explored how they can utilise technology to better serve customers and attract even younger, digitally savvy prospects. In this article, Eileen McFadden, general manager, Arnold Clark Insurance Services, outlines the benefits of investing in new technology.
Insurance Age, in partnership with Applied Systems for Broker Week, has spoken to brokers about their experience of working from home. In part two of our analysis we focus on three key issues affecting brokers: communication; interactions with insurers; stress testing.
Insurance Age, in association with Applied Systems, explores how brokers have adapted how they work in response to the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown. In the first part of our analysis we delve into the adaptations required to work from home and some common issues experienced.
Coronavirus, the business interruption insurance row and black lives matter protests all present challenges for the insurance sector. In this blog, the Chartered Insurance Institute's CEO Sian Fisher explores the way forward for the broker market.