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By undertaking significant organizational design changes, insurers can unlock the complete value potential of emerging technologies. (Credit: sdecoret/Shutterstock.com) Some people like to refer to insurance as a “fast follower.”  This criticism label is not without significant merit.  Nowhere is this more noticeable than in the technology infrastructure that exists within insurers. The manufacturing industry developed …

Ant Financial Services Group has been given the green light by Chinese regulators to change its name to Ant Technology Group in a move that could help it avoid scrutiny from the country’s financial watchdogs. Alibaba Group affiliate Ant has been granted approval by China’s top business and commerce regulator to change its name …

Leading specialised payments platform Paysafe Group (Paysafe) announces a partnership with Gala Technology, the innovative Yorkshire-based company behind the multi-award winning ‘Cardholder Not Present’ (CNP) payment solution, SOTpay. SOTpay enables cardholders to complete secure remote transactions, while remaining in control of their sensitive card information on their personal device. Transactions are fully authenticated and …

Ping An Technology and Intel are building an innovation lab in Shenzhen to experiment in areas such as cloud, AI, security and storage. Part of the giant Ping An Insurance empire, Ping An Technology develops tech for a range of industries, including financial services. Ericson Chan, CEO, Ping An Technology, says: “Partnering with Intel …

Multiple disruptive forces are reshaping the global insurance sector. Technology such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), blockchain and internet of things (IoT) solutions stand on one end, and nimble, innovative insurtech startups sit on the other. These technology advancements are forcing traditional incumbents to rethink their business models and accelerate their digital transformation …

Refinitiv announced today that it has signed a multi-year strategic agreement with TP ICAP to support its data needs for both its brokers and technology platforms. As the world’s largest inter-dealer broker, TP ICAP needs comprehensive, enriched and integrated global data across multiple asset classes, including equities, fixed income, energy & commodities, FX …