Renewal Analytics

July 1, 2014

ISO Risk Analyzer Personal Auto adds liability risk assessment

Vehicle module for liability offers new liability symbols and components in finer detail down to the vehicle level, not just the vehicle series level.

April 1, 2014

Combined ratio and other trends Q1 2014

Insurers’ profits and profitability slipped in first-quarter 2014 as underwriting results deteriorated.

April 1, 2014

Motor vehicle report services improve risk selection, reduce fraud

Policyholder driving violation information is an important part of auto underwriting, but the high expense requires insurers to think outside the box.

January 1, 2014

Big data can make a big difference in modern underwriting

By collecting and using data from multiple sources, insurers can segment risks to develop profitable, competitive insurance policies.

January 1, 2014

Audit of on-file mileage estimates finds net increase

Verisk Underwriting analysis shows postaudit mileage estimates were greater than pre-audit, on-file estimates.

January 1, 2014

Innovative technology screens auto policies for fraud

Industry estimates put total auto insurance losses due to fraud and rate evasion between $12 billion and $24 billion annually.

January 1, 2014

Inovatus, LLC, joins Verisk Insurance Solutions

Inovatus, LLC, Alpharetta, Georgia. is now part of Verisk Insurance Solutions, bringing proprietary predictive models that improve insurance underwriting and rating.

October 1, 2013

What does car sharing trend mean for personal auto insurers?

If a car is involved in an accident while used in a car- or ride-sharing arrangement, who pays?

October 1, 2013

How does an insurance auto auction work?

Verisk Analytics shares insights from the IAA on the insurance auction process, title issues for total loss and recovered theft vehicles.

October 1, 2013

QPC products move to Verisk Insurance Solutions

Quality Planning Corporation has been part of Verisk Analytics since 2004. Verisk is now formally integrating the QPC suite of services into Verisk Insurance Solutions.

July 1, 2013

How will insurance industry respond to self-driving cars?

As technology for self-driving cars advances, how will the auto insurance industry respond?

July 1, 2013

Benchmarking offers advantages for property/casualty industry

Benchmarking analytics, when done right, uses the power of aggregated industry underwriting data for insurer growth and differentiation.

July 1, 2013

Questionable claims

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), questionable claims continue to rise each year, with a 56 percent increase between 2008 and 2012.

April 1, 2013

Mobile apps: Are pictures the next big insurance innovation?

Insurance companies have been busy in recent years developing various mobile apps, such as bill pay and claim reporting.

April 1, 2013

Brian Sullivan on the state of the auto insurance industry — past, present, and future

Interview with Brian Sullivan discussing how he got started in the insurance industry, the evolution of his publications and conferences, and key industry trends.