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SSP appoints Steve Lathrope as CEO

SSP today announces the appointment of Steve Lathrope as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). SSP co-founder Laurence Walker, who has been leading the company since 2007, will resume the position of Executive Chairman.

Ando Insurance goes live with SSP Pure Insurance solution

Newly founded New Zealand-based Ando Insurance has started operating SSP Pure Insurance solution after an eight-month implementation phase. SSP, a leading global provider of insurance technology solutions, was selected by Ando Insurance to provide its Pure Insurance solution in New Zealand late last year. Ando Insurance provides multi-lines insurance, challenging the traditional insurance company model […]

Regulatory uncertainty drives insurers towards more agile hosted technology

Insurer adoption of cloud hosted ‘Software as a Service’ (SaaS) technology is set to grow as a response to unprecedented regulatory change, according to new research from insurance technology specialist, SSP. 82% of insurers are considering deploying SaaS technology within their business in some form, with 55% citing its ability to enable them to respond to regulatory changes as the overall the most recognised benefit.

Brokers risk becoming complacent on fraud, SSP reveals

Almost three quarters of brokers say application fraud is not a priority for them. Application fraud /inaccuracies costs the industry over a £1bn per year according to SSP. The most successful brokers are more likely to see tackling fraud as a key driver of growth. Almost three quarters of brokers have put fraud prevention on […]

The future is bright for British brokers, new SSP survey reveals

Brokers are optimistic about GWP growth in the next 12 months. Commercial lines brokers are more likely to have grown GWP in the past year than personal lines brokers (63% vs. 37%). Improving customer service, operational efficiencies and skills are the biggest priorities for 2016 with digital capabilities seen as an important long-­term investment. 81% […]

Hawkwell becomes fourth insurer to combat fraud with SSP Verify

Insurance technology specialist SSP today announces that motor insurer Hawkwell has become the fourth insurer to sign up to use the market-leading fraud-combatting capability SSP Verify. By adopting this solution, Hawkwell will be able to create a holistic single customer view to identify in real-time fraudulent applications pre-inception. With this insight, Hawkwell can price premiums […]