Robert Curry

Embracing By-Peril Rating: The Time Is Now to Do Things Better

In the homeowners line, direct written premiums have increased steadily over the past five policy years, according to A.M. Best 2011 Financials. That’s indeed promising news for insurers. But gaini...

Seven ISO Experts to Speak at Upcoming CAS Seminar

The CAS Ratemaking and Product Management (RPM) Seminar — scheduled for March 11 to 13 in Huntington Beach, California — will feature as speakers and moderators seven actuarial experts from ISO....

Predictive analytics: Changing the way insurers think about their homeowners risks

There was a time when homeowners underwriting and rating basically followed the old adage "a house is a house is a house." But over the past ten years or so, the homeowners market has grown...

What are the modules in ISO Risk Analyzer Homeowners?

ISO Risk Analyzer Homeowners is a suite of predictive models that help insurers classify and segment risks. We offer the product in several modules. The first — the environmental module — produces...