Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel weeks in the US. 46.3 million people are expected to travel this week. Here are a few tips if you plan to hit the road. http://blog.americansafetycouncil.com/be-safe-this-holiday-with-these-thanksgiving-driving-tips/ Safe travels wherever you’re headed. — from the turkeys at DriveFactor

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TOWER wins Innovation of the Year

We are pleased to announce that TOWER Insurance was named the winner for Innovation of the Year at the 2014 New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards. TOWER beat out other finalists Zurich and Asteron Life. Finalists were determined by an independent panel of industry leaders as part of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance […]

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Each business is unique so why shouldn’t your data be?

Why be limited to scoring a single variable or event when you could generate as many different types of scores as you need? When you have unlimited access to a platform of raw data that you own, it’s easy to generate unique models that yield unique scores — not just for pricing, but for acquisition […]

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A different, better way to get data

Don’t waste time, energy and money on activities that don’t give you the data you need to scale. Get the right data from the beginning and use it to modify and refine strategy in minutes, instead of years. By changing variables, you can run multiple scores and see how they impact savings and discounts. Hear […]

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Make big data small (and valuable)

The insurance industry has a love-hate relationship with data. While data improves risk selection, determining what matters and doing something with it is often difficult and avoided. But it doesn’t need to be. Listen to Mac Fraser, DriveFactor’s CIO, talk about how insurers can make big data small (and valuable). Connect with us if you […]

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Consumer electronics giants hit the gas for connected cars 

According to Telematics Munich 2014  “Consumer Electronics Giants Enter the Connected Car” report, “The real question was never whether it would happen, but who would get wiped out in the process.” With consumer electronics giants like Google and Apple getting into the connected car business, the demand for increased standardization is driving down costs for […]

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Mobile UBI innovator, Tower Insurance, is a finalist for Direct Insurance Company of the Year in the 2014 New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards

Tower Insurance was chosen as a finalist in the 2014 New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards for Direct Insurance Company of the Year and Innovation of the Year. Finalists were determined by an independent panel of industry leaders as part of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance’s (ANZIFF) annual awards to honor […]

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