4 Health Insurance Changes Employers Will Be Talking About This Year

TOPHER REYNOSO | January 13, 2020

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As a small business owner, you don’t have time for anything trivial. And you especially don’t have time to go through the thousands of pages in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to see what your small business health insurance requirements are.

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Takaful Emarat-Insurance

Takaful Emarat Insurance PSC, established in 2008, is a leading Shariah-compliant Life and Health Takaful Provider in the UAE. Takaful Emarat markets a wide range of individual and corporate life and health Takaful products including protection, savings and investment plans through variety of distribution channels. Takaful Emarat is also a participating insurer providing basic mandatory health insurance in the Emirate of Dubai. In December 2017 the Company acquired Al Hilal Takaful, which provides general Takaful products and services to individuals and corporates to become the largest Takaful group in the UAE.

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The Impact of InsurTech on the Property/Casualty Sector

Article | February 20, 2020

The latest figures from a Willis Towers Watson report shows that investment in insurance technology, or InsurTech, reached an all-time high in 2019 at $6.37 billion, with funding in the Property/Casualty sector representing the lion’s share over its Life/Health counterpart. InsurTech is designed to disrupt and change the way the insurance distribution system conducts business, upping the game in delivering tailored product lines, reducing friction in client transactions, providing a better on-line customer experience, and assessing risk scenarios to provide new offerings.

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Social media intelligence for insurance?

Article | February 20, 2020

In the financial services industry, reliance on big data has been increasing at a global level. The usage is not limited to marketing purposes alone but extends to fraud and risk prevention. Customer demand for personalised products is responsible for this shift. The future of insurance is also being shaped differently due to this. The current lengthy questionnaires won’t be needed at all. Just the data collected will help to accurately predict risk and create policies customised to the person’s needs.

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COVID-19: How Insurance Can Help Mitigate Business Losses through the Crisis

Article | February 20, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak is now a pandemic, affecting governments, businesses and individuals all over the world. As borders are closed, and day to day life is put on hold, it presents an unprecedented threat to the global economy and to the future viability of many businesses. Nevertheless, there are steps that organisations can take to protect themselves, and to ensure the financial consequences are kept to a minimum. In particular, businesses should be considering whether they can mitigate losses through their existing insurance policies. Regardless of the type of insurance, particular attention should be paid to notice requirements typically set out in each policy wording.

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INSURTECH AND RISK MANAGEMENT: RESHAPING RISK SCORING AND UNDERWRITING

Article | February 20, 2020

The vibrant combination of insurance services and technical innovation takes a swing at the insurance sector. Let’s look at the current state of the market and how it pushes insurers toward rethinking risk scoring and underwriting procedures. In a global sense, the insurance industry is safe and sound. The sector is growing steadily, showing overall profitability.

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Takaful Emarat-Insurance

Takaful Emarat Insurance PSC, established in 2008, is a leading Shariah-compliant Life and Health Takaful Provider in the UAE. Takaful Emarat markets a wide range of individual and corporate life and health Takaful products including protection, savings and investment plans through variety of distribution channels. Takaful Emarat is also a participating insurer providing basic mandatory health insurance in the Emirate of Dubai. In December 2017 the Company acquired Al Hilal Takaful, which provides general Takaful products and services to individuals and corporates to become the largest Takaful group in the UAE.

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