Property and casualty insurers, life insurers, reinsurance firms and insurance brokers
October 16, 2018

Accenture and Zurich Benelux Apply Blockchain Technology to Help Streamline Customer Experience and Improve Transparency

BRUSSELS; Oct. 16, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Zurich Benelux have debuted a first-of-its-kind blockchain-based solution that helps the insurer’s customers in Benelux manage surety bonds.
October 03, 2018

Accenture Recognized by Gartner for Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

NEW YORK; Oct. 3, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Gartner, Inc., in a new report1, has given Accenture’s Life Insurance and Annuity Platform (ALIP) the highest score in the Individual New Business / Onboarding / Straight-Through Processing (STP) and Digital User Support use cases. It also received the three highest scores for New Product Development / Launch use case.
September 17, 2018

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

NEW YORK; Sept. 17, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has, for the fifth consecutive time, been positioned a Leader in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America*” report.
July 25, 2018

US Insurers Could Boost Profits by $20 Billion Through Intelligent Solutions, According to Accenture Report

NEW YORK; July 25, 2018 – By embedding intelligent solutions such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and analytics into every business process, insurers in the U.S. could increase annual profitability by as much as US$20 billion, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 09, 2018

Accenture Joins The Institutes RiskBlock™ Alliance as Lead Framework Architect to Expand Blockchain Use Within Insurance

MALVERN, Pa. and NEW YORK; July 9, 2018 – The Institutes RiskBlock™ Alliance, a blockchain consortium for the risk management and insurance industry, announced today that Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will serve as the lead framework architect responsible for building a production-grade platform to develop and implement blockchain and distributed-ledger use cases. The platform will enable the RiskBlock Alliance to implement and test multiple use cases by the end of 2018.
June 12, 2018

Efma and Accenture Announce Winners of Efma – Accenture Innovation in Insurance Awards 2018

PARIS; June 12, 2018 – Efma, an association of more than 3,300 retail financial services companies in 130 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the winners of the third annual Efma-Accenture Innovation in Insurance Awards at the annual awards ceremony, held at the Elyseum in Paris. Showcasing the best examples of insurance technology innovations in multiple categories, the awards competition this year attracted 320 entries from 237 institutions in 45 countries.
May 09, 2018

Insurers Must Reskill and Reshape Their Workforces to Seize Growth Opportunities from Artificial Intelligence, According to Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; May 9, 2018 – Insurers risk missing major growth opportunities unless CEOs take immediate steps to redesign work, bring in new talent, and pivot their existing workforces to work with artificial intelligence (AI), according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 25, 2018

Data Veracity is Critical for Insurers to Make Better Business Decisions, According to Accenture Report

NEW YORK; April 25, 2018 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found that as data becomes more critical to insurance companies’ operations, most insurers can improve how they validate data and combat data manipulation by outside stakeholders.
March 22, 2018

Investment in Insurtech Industry Surged in 2017, with Europe Emerging as Key Insurtech Hub, Accenture Analysis Finds

LONDON, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; March 22, 2018 – Global investment in the insurance technology (insurtech) industry surged in 2017, with Europe emerging as a new insurtech hub outside the U.S., according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 01, 2018

Efma and Accenture Announce Ceremony to Honor North American Winners of Their Global ‘Innovation in Insurance’ Awards

PARIS and NEW YORK; Mar. 1, 2018 – For the third edition of their annual Innovation in Insurance Awards, Efma and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are introducing a North-American awards ceremony, to be held in New York on Oct. 24, following the global awards ceremony in Paris on June 12.