13th April 2018

Driverless doesn’t mean an end to car insurance

It had to happen sooner or later and last December it did – a third-party insurance company announced that it would begin writing policies for self-driving cars. The company...


16th March 2018

Edging towards a better UBI experience

In order to keep pace with the vastly increased data processing and storage demands of the connected and autonomous vehicle, many organisations around the world are now considering moving...


2nd March 2018

‘One policy’ driverless insurance is the aim

While the British government, among other across the globe, is putting its faith in an autonomous vehicle future, consumers are maintaining a certain degree of opposition to this technology....


12th January 2018

Giving insurers an Edge in data farming

A combination of autonomous driving and real time data processing has highlighted the shortfalls in cloud based storage, in particular with latency issues. It’s now clear that carmakers need...


15th December 2017

Carmakers hold the keys to UBI monetisation

After the long wait for the perpetually imminent market breakthrough of insurance telematics, insurers and analysts have now pinned their hopes on the advent of the connected car. The...


1st December 2017

UBI and driver behaviour: what really works?

Data results show driver feedback within UBI programmes do result in reductions in the behaviours used to assess risk yet there remains of plenty of room to grow, not...


17th November 2017

Algorithm owners hold the keys to exploiting UBI revenue streams

Key areas of the value chain Embedded and aftermarket sensor data will benefit third parties but only if they fight for their share of the value chain, says Roger...


10th November 2017

Insurance telematics: A fleeting opportunity

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2nd June 2017

Micro insurance seen as a game-changer

The advent of the sharing economy and its disruptive new mobility services, such as peer-to-peer (P2P) car-sharing, is about to change not only the way we move around but...


17th August 2016

Insurers ignore multi-source data sets for UBI at their peril

As the connected car ecosystem continues to evolve, more sources of data are becoming widely available creating an exponentially more complex landscape for insurers to navigate. According to Vodafone’s...


29th May 2015

MotoGP telematics for road riders

The sponsorship of Ducati Desmosedici GP14.1 bikes run by the Pramac Team starting from the Mugello GP is a high profile projection of the company’s motorcycle telematics package aimed...


29th May 2015

Customer data a cash-cow for insurers

Bloomberg reports that Allstate said improved technology will eventually give the auto insurer a chance to boost revenue by selling customer driving data, just as Google profits by collecting...