Trends in Insurance Analytics


Driven by booming technology, the influx of new talent, tools and ideas – expectations of advanced analytics have reached fever pitch across almost every industry. In general insurance, many actuaries initially reacted with bemusement and trepidation at this sudden hype. After all, applying reason and leveraging data to inform the decision making process is nothing new. What’s changed?

Inside the head of the FCA

During the time between leaving Royal London and re-invented myself as a Technical Director at Intelligent Pensions, the FCA managed to publish not just one but three documents which promise to outline their thinking for 2017/18 – perhaps it takes that many to explain the mind of a regulator. Much of this is not news, but it does show that the regulator is adapting, if not always decisively, to the fundamental changes affecting our profession.

Let’s talk about member outcomes

Designing an effective pension scheme is far from simple. Those involved have to take into account everything from cost, to investment performance as well as softer areas such as marketing, communication and education. If we’re going to navigate this successfully and manage and govern schemes which deliver for our members, then their outcomes need to be central to any decision making.

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