This article originally published on InsNerds.com “Insurance is the most capital-intensive of all U.S. industries, according to our estimates, and building up market share requires substantial investment. The amount of capital required to compete also pushes the industry toward fewer and larger firms“ It is commonly said that insurance is a capital intensive […]
My insurance careers reads like a Dr. Seuss book…”Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” I started this article with that line, but by the time, I finished proofreading I realized it was only a small piece of the story I wanted to tell and considered removing it. I left it in because, well, it’s an attention […]
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There’s a lot of disruption in the insurance industry lately, and lots of people having to find new positions. For the most part, it’s not that companies are downsizing, if anything most are reporting they will be hiring people this year. It’s more that they are closing down some offices and opening others, or that […]
This article originally published on InsNerds.com Over the past two decades, the growth of Entrepreneurship has blossomed and independent spirit of thinkers, innovators, and movers and shakers has redefined the American business landscape. There have always been small businesses – usually family-owned and operated – but these businesses remained small. Today’s start-ups have a zeal for […]
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This article originally published at InsNerds. Let me tell you a story, I’ve sailed from New York to the Florida Keys on a sailboat with my wife and two kids, all while earning money as an independent claims adjuster. I’ve traveled from North Carolina to Colorado, from Florida to Connecticut all for my job. My […]
I live two blocks away from State Farm’s shining new Atlanta Hub. Sometime next year it’ll be only one block away, since they’re building another building even closer to my apartment. I literally have a view of the giant building from my living room. Computer rendering of State Farm’s new building in Atlanta. You can tell it’s […]
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Originally published at InsNerds.com by Nick Lamparelli Lately, I have been publishing posts related to the investment potential of various new #InsurTech startups based on a mental model that I process my hypotheses through. Briefly, for an #InsurTech startup to create significant returns for investors it must be able to create and capture significant value […]