All articles by Joe Pickard

Joe is a senior reporter for The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin. You can reach him at joe.pickard@verdict.co.uk

Joe Pickard

Lack of digital skills among senior leadership flagged

Nearly two-thirds (63%) of CEOs are worried about the lack of digital skills among senior leadership, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers…

InsurTech innovations from Finovate Europe 2018

Finovate Europe 2018 this week brought together fintech companies to demonstrate innovative FinTech products likely to shape the future of…

Pontus Vision launches GDPR product for finance sector

London-based RegTech company Pontus Vision has launched an open source and software-based product to help companies comply with the EU’s…

Only 1 in 5 insurance top jobs are held by women

A majority of firms already have programmes in place to promote inclusion at the top of their businesses, according to…

VitalityHealth launches new Vitality GP service

VitalityHealth has launched a new Vitality GP service which it claims transforms the health insurer’s capability to deliver primary care…

UK insurance app Kinsu becomes available on Android

Kinsu, a UK insurance app, is now available for download on Android following a successful soft launch period on iOS.…

FWD Group prepares for IFRS 17 implementation

Asia-based insurance provider, FWD Group (FWD), a pan-Asian life and general insurer, has selected financial software company Aptitude Software to…

Rising customer expectations driving insurance digitalisation

Increased customer expectation is leading the drive for more digitalisation in the insurance industry according to industry experts. The insights…

HDFC Life launches superhero comic-strip campaign to promote insurance

India’s HDFC Life has reportedly collaborated with Comic-Con Bengaluru to create comic strips and and a superhero character called Captain…

Incumbents fuel InsurTech investment momentum in Q4 2017

Incumbents are exerting an increasing level of influence on the InsurTech start-up community, according to new research. The research was…