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SilverBridge committed to driving employee happiness

The SilverBridge Buying Happiness initiative that forms part of the insurance software services provider’s employee wellness programme is designed to improve their overall happiness by perpetuating the culture of giving within the organisation. “In 2015, I was watching a discussion on how money can buy happiness if it is spent on someone else. This was [...]

By |March 9th, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

Transforming insurance with BI

Insurers are driven by data to get meaningful insights into their customers, products, competitors, and the market. However, the real differentiation comes in how that data is evaluated through analytics and processes, says Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge “The competitive landscape means insurers have to continually innovate and develop products more in tune [...]

By |March 7th, 2017|General, News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

Big Data transforming insurance

The growth of data has changed the way insurers use information. Today, they need to more effectively tap into new data sources to better price their risks and improve customer relationships. Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge, takes a closer look. “Even though the uptake of Big Data in the insurance industry has been [...]

By |February 28th, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

How to gain actionable insights from your insurance data

Companies need to leverage business intelligence (BI) more effectively to get the best value out of the data being generated. In the information-rich insurance industry, says Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge, this should be a strategic fundamental. “The value of data lies in the actionable insights that can be drawn from raw information. [...]

By |February 16th, 2017|General, News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

SilverBridge positions Exergy for African growth

Cirrus, a subsidiary of the SilverBridge Group, says its Exergy managed services offering provides insurers in Africa with a cost-effective and efficient way to improve both policy administration and the customer experience. Exergy is a policy administration platform handling life, group schemes, and pension insurance. It is a customisable and functionally rich solution that has [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

SilverBridge Subsidiary Takes Insurance Solutions into Africa with Exergy

Integrating Managed Services Platform for Enhanced Policy Administration PRETORIA – Feb. 06, 2017 – Cirrus, a subsidiary of the SilverBridge Group, is using Microsoft Azure as the foundation for the Exergy managed services offering, designed for the long-term insurance industry in Africa. This will provide insurance companies across the continent with a cost-effective and efficient [...]

By |February 6th, 2017|General, News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

SilverBridge introduces new leave policy to further empower its people

Insurance software solutions provider SilverBridge has introduced a Discretionary Time Off leave policy for its employees. This has been designed to strengthen its position as an employer of choice focused on promoting a people-centric culture inside the organisation. The policy replaces all forms of traditional leave and empowers individuals and the team in which they [...]

By |February 2nd, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

Better insights critical for insurance industry

In a highly competitive market driven by challenging economic conditions, insurance companies must more effectively analyse data. This, says Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge, is critical if they are to improve the customer value proposition. “A consequence of this competitiveness is what is termed the underwriting cycle. When business is profitable, more insurers [...]

By |January 31st, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

Lesotho insurer digitises business with SilverBridge

Cirrus, a subsidiary of the SilverBridge Group, has completed a digitisation project for the Lesotho National Life Assurance Company (LNLAC), a member of the Regent Group of companies. This has seen the scanning of 1.7 million documents to improve business processes at the insurer and provide better customer service to their clients. Previously, LNLAC was [...]

By |January 30th, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|

The importance of Business Intelligence (BI) in insurance

Companies need to find ways of extracting actionable insights from the vast quantities of data they produce. And while the past few years have seen decision-makers embrace Big Data and predictive analytics to deliver this value, the answer could be more simplistic and less daunting than that. Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge, looks [...]

By |January 23rd, 2017|News room, Press office, SilverBridge holdings|