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Allianz's financial strength meets the challenge of quarter three

Posted on: 15 November 2017

Allianz UK CEO, Jon Dye, says that the business is "delivering a reasonable underwriting profit year to date. This illustrates the financial benefit of a strong and diverse portfolio and our ongoing focus on delivering profitable growth."

read more about Allianz UK's Q3 financial results

A BIBA Brokers' Guide to the legal and regulatory aspects of marketing

Posted on: 14 November 2017

The latest of our BIBA Guides takes a look at the legal and reputational risks that businesses may expose themselves to during marketing exercises. It includes clarification of where freedom of speech crosses over into defamation and regulations relating to financial promotions.

read more about legal considerations for marketers

Allianz Coffee Guide to voice biometrics

Posted on: 13 November 2017

With the potential to simplify identity verification processes while complicating things for fraudsters, voice biometrics seems like a golden opportunity for financial and government services and other instances where information security is a priority.

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Allianz Experts campaign

Posted on: 13 November 2017

We've teamed up with The Telegraph to deliver insight on key global issues affecting insurance, from the perspective of Allianz Experts.

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KRACK – the latest threat to connected devices

Posted on: 08 November 2017

A new threat has been discovered that takes advantage of a vulnerability in Wi-Fi connections, allowing hackers to snoop on, and interfere with, your online activity in real-time.

read more about how your devices may be vulnerable

Law and Disorder: Examining the Riot Compensation Act 2016

Posted on: 06 November 2017

The London riots in 2011 made it clear that an update to the original Riot Damages Act from 1886 was urgently needed. The legislation didn't meet the needs of 21st century businesses that need cover for modern vehicles, computers and work equipment.

read more about legislation relating to riots

Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence

Posted on: 01 November 2017

The financial services industry is already realising the opportunities for robotic process automation in many areas, such as fraud detection and risk assessment and selection. We look into how insurers and brokers could benefit from this technology in the future.

read more about robotics and AI in financial services

Retailer enhances driver behaviour by 75% with Lightfoot

Posted on: 20 October 2017

Mark Coleby, Service Director at Hughes - one of the largest electrical and appliance retailers in the UK - explains the great positive impact that Lightfoot has had on the performance of its fleet, just as Allianz renews its partnership.

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The key to successful brand campaigns - David Radford, chief marketing officer at Allianz

Posted on: 19 October 2017

Insurers need marketing expertise to maintain a brand that connects with customers and that can unite employees behind a common goal. David Radford, Allianz CMO explains, in a blog post for Insurance Post, what insurers need to know to launch successful brand campaigns.

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Brokerbility members award Allianz top spot for overall satisfaction

Posted on: 18 October 2017

In the latest bi-annual survey conducted by Brokerbility, brokers ranked Allianz first for overall satisfaction against their six other key insurer partners.

read more about the results of the survey