Open Banking: A Platform for Personalization
The Open Banking agenda ushered in by the European Commission’s revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2) comes at a time when the customer relationship has never been more fragile. In our first blog, we discussed what the PSD2 directiveRead More »
Telematics: Transforming the Old World of Insurance Underwriting with New Data
A data-connected automobile generates some 25 gigabytes of data every hour. That’s equal to about a dozen HD movies and more than the storage capacity of most smartphones. We know what the car is telling the network–everything fromRead More »
Personalized Customer Analytics: The Key to the Future
As the Chief Analytics Officer for Earnix, a Tel Aviv-based provider of advanced analytics solutions for the financial services industry, I am focused on how financial services companies can use data and analytics to figure out what theirRead More »
Are You Making these 7 Mistakes When Deploying Your Models?
I am always excited to see more organizations wanting to use analytical models at the center of their business processes. Like most things in life, the road to success is not straight; sometimes there are a few roadRead More »
Is Machine Learning a Threat to the Actuarial Profession?
Man vs. Machine: 10 years ago, I would never have guessed that I would be writing about this topic with such serious concern. Yet, some people are predicting that machine learning technology will produce a jobless future forRead More »