Gartner Research

P&C Insurers Must Modernize Underwriting

Published: 29 June 2007

ID: G00149450

Analyst(s): Stephen Forte


The current soft market, combined with a challenging investment environment, will increase insurers' investment in underwriting practices. To maintain a profit, property and casualty insurers must invest in process improvement, rule-driven workflow and stand-alone underwriting workstations.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • A Compelling Opportunity for P&C Insurers
  • Consistency and Control
  • The Changing Role of the Underwriter
    • Point-of-Sale Underwriting.
  • Underwriting Workstations to the Rescue
  • Recommendations

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