The Nordic Accident & Health insurance market

The market for Nordic Accident and health insurance is facing major changes. Many actors are moving from beeing focused on savings to now going back to the roots of the insurance company – to share  the risk collectively. We are living for longer and longer and have greater requirements of an active life as pensioners and employers are showing increasingly greater interest in quickly getting back their employees after illness. These are two driving forces creates the need for more efficient administration even within the health  and life insurance area. Follow our monitoring of the market and take part in the dialogue by commenting on our articles! 

The number of price comparison sites in the insurance sector is increasing throughout Europe

EIPOA has investigated European price comparison sites to establish what should be good practice. Is displaying attractive prices before risk assessment not the same thing as what brokerage industries got backing for? Read more →

Seven Benefits of Automated Underwriting

While great strides in life underwriting automation have occurred, insurers have been slow to acknowledge its potential. Read more →

Digital Underwriting - is the future already here?

Insurance brands have long known that their products are considered grudge purchases with huge inconveniences and little added benefit. Until now. Read more →

Digital interactions change the scene for the life insurers

The importance of digital channels is rising, especially among the younger age brackets. Within the next five years, insurers expect nearly a third of their business to be generated from digital channels. What to know more? Read more →

Time for an entirely new way to manage health declarations?

The market for medical care insurance is wrestling with the profitability problem, we understand from a headline for a seminar on medical care insurance in Stockholm in mid May. But is it reasonable that a health declaration will cost between SEK 500 and SEK 900 to process? With the payment to a life insurance broker a customer relation starts with a couple of thousand of Swedish crowns in costs. Read more →

The number of healthcare insurances is growing

The market for healthcare insurance increases. Primarily it is the employers who take greater responsibility for their employees. Now we see that many associations also want to strengthen their relationship with members by offering insurance. But the need for risk assessment data from health claims create confusion and unnecessarily high costs that pulls down the result. Read more →

The actors believe in concentration of the value chain in the field of Accident & Health insurance

The Swedish insurance market is looking for new possibilities for income – back to the roots – to share the risk between insurers within the area of accident & health insurance.  Read more →