The Resource Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance : The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals, (electronic resource)

Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance : The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals, (electronic resource)

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Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance : The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals
Title
Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance
Title remainder
The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Corporation, Essvale
Language note
English
LC call number
HG4530.B87 2009eb
Nature of contents
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  • Electronic books. -- local
  • Hedge funds -- Data processing
  • Hedge funds
  • Investment banking -- Data processing
  • Investment banking -- Information technology
  • Stockbrokers
Label
Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance : The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""Overview of Insurance ""; ""Introduction""; ""Definition of Insurance ""; ""Definition of Indemnity""; ""Different Variations of Premiums ""; ""History of Insurance""; ""Insurance Classifications ""; ""The Global Insurance Market""; ""The Worldâ€?s Largest Insurance Companies ""; ""Types of Insurance Products""; ""Introduction ""; ""Life Insurance""; ""Non-life Insurance""; ""Market Segmentation""; ""Distribution Channels""; ""Overview of Reinsurance""; ""Introduction ""; ""Brokers vs Direct Writers ""
  • ""Definition of Reinsurance""""Functions of Reinsurance""; ""Providers of Reinsurance""; ""Purchasers of Reinsurance""; ""Nature of Reinsurance Contracts""; ""Types/Forms of Reinsurance""; ""Benefits of Reinsurance""; ""The Business Environment ""; ""Introduction""; ""Environmental Factors Affecting the Insurance Industry""; ""Competitive Landscape""; ""Profile of Major Insurers around the World""; ""Rating Agencies""; ""Insurer Financial Strength Ratings""; ""Trends in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""The Introduction of Solvency II""; ""Introduction of MiFID""
  • ""Enforcement of AML/KYC in Insurance""""Introduction of Islamic Insurance""; ""Popularity of Bancassurance""; ""Growth of the Insurance Securitisation Market""; ""Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs)""; ""Insurers Targeting the High Net Worth Market Segment""; ""Business Processes in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""Role of Capital and Surplus""; ""Underwriting""; ""The Application Process""; ""Claims Administration""; ""Pricing and Product Development""; ""Brokerage""; ""Risk and Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""Definition of Risk in Insurance""; ""The Workings of Insurance""
  • ""Risk Classification""""Insurance from a Risk Perspective""; ""Theoretical Underpinnings of Risk in Insurance""; ""Features of Insurable Risk""; ""Limits on Policy Benefits""; ""The Role of the Actuary""; ""Risk Management in Reinsurance""; ""Common Systems used in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""History of the IT Function in Insurance""; ""Legacy Systems in Insurance""; ""Profile of a System""; ""Other Systems""; ""IT Projects""; ""Introduction""; ""Green IT""; ""Implementation of Thin-Client Computing""; ""Virtualisation""; ""Selection of the Right Virtualisation Technology""
  • ""Conclusion""""Methodology, Skills and Tools""; ""Introduction""; ""Overview of Mainframe Technologies""; ""Methodologies""; ""Business and Systems Analysis Methods""; ""Testing Methods""; ""Tools""; ""Common IT Skills Required""; ""Soft Skills""; ""Commonly Used Terminology""; ""Introduction""; ""List of Terms""; ""The Future""; ""The Future: What does it hold for IT and Business in Insurance?""; ""Future Insurance Demand and Supply Trends""; ""Continued Financial Services Integration""; ""SWFs Investing in Insurance Firms""; ""Increasing Role of Technology in Insurance""
  • ""Emerging Insurance Centres - Spotlight on Bahrain""
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (247 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781282077126
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2420000000005983
  • (EBL)3238293
  • (OCoLC)923762441
  • (SSID)ssj0000493695
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12191542
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000493695
  • (PQKBWorkID)10504543
  • (PQKB)10205454
  • (EXLCZ)992420000000005983
Label
Business Knowledge for IT in Insurance : The Complete Handbook for IT Professionals, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""Overview of Insurance ""; ""Introduction""; ""Definition of Insurance ""; ""Definition of Indemnity""; ""Different Variations of Premiums ""; ""History of Insurance""; ""Insurance Classifications ""; ""The Global Insurance Market""; ""The Worldâ€?s Largest Insurance Companies ""; ""Types of Insurance Products""; ""Introduction ""; ""Life Insurance""; ""Non-life Insurance""; ""Market Segmentation""; ""Distribution Channels""; ""Overview of Reinsurance""; ""Introduction ""; ""Brokers vs Direct Writers ""
  • ""Definition of Reinsurance""""Functions of Reinsurance""; ""Providers of Reinsurance""; ""Purchasers of Reinsurance""; ""Nature of Reinsurance Contracts""; ""Types/Forms of Reinsurance""; ""Benefits of Reinsurance""; ""The Business Environment ""; ""Introduction""; ""Environmental Factors Affecting the Insurance Industry""; ""Competitive Landscape""; ""Profile of Major Insurers around the World""; ""Rating Agencies""; ""Insurer Financial Strength Ratings""; ""Trends in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""The Introduction of Solvency II""; ""Introduction of MiFID""
  • ""Enforcement of AML/KYC in Insurance""""Introduction of Islamic Insurance""; ""Popularity of Bancassurance""; ""Growth of the Insurance Securitisation Market""; ""Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs)""; ""Insurers Targeting the High Net Worth Market Segment""; ""Business Processes in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""Role of Capital and Surplus""; ""Underwriting""; ""The Application Process""; ""Claims Administration""; ""Pricing and Product Development""; ""Brokerage""; ""Risk and Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""Definition of Risk in Insurance""; ""The Workings of Insurance""
  • ""Risk Classification""""Insurance from a Risk Perspective""; ""Theoretical Underpinnings of Risk in Insurance""; ""Features of Insurable Risk""; ""Limits on Policy Benefits""; ""The Role of the Actuary""; ""Risk Management in Reinsurance""; ""Common Systems used in Insurance""; ""Introduction""; ""History of the IT Function in Insurance""; ""Legacy Systems in Insurance""; ""Profile of a System""; ""Other Systems""; ""IT Projects""; ""Introduction""; ""Green IT""; ""Implementation of Thin-Client Computing""; ""Virtualisation""; ""Selection of the Right Virtualisation Technology""
  • ""Conclusion""""Methodology, Skills and Tools""; ""Introduction""; ""Overview of Mainframe Technologies""; ""Methodologies""; ""Business and Systems Analysis Methods""; ""Testing Methods""; ""Tools""; ""Common IT Skills Required""; ""Soft Skills""; ""Commonly Used Terminology""; ""Introduction""; ""List of Terms""; ""The Future""; ""The Future: What does it hold for IT and Business in Insurance?""; ""Future Insurance Demand and Supply Trends""; ""Continued Financial Services Integration""; ""SWFs Investing in Insurance Firms""; ""Increasing Role of Technology in Insurance""
  • ""Emerging Insurance Centres - Spotlight on Bahrain""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (247 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781282077126
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2420000000005983
  • (EBL)3238293
  • (OCoLC)923762441
  • (SSID)ssj0000493695
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12191542
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000493695
  • (PQKBWorkID)10504543
  • (PQKB)10205454
  • (EXLCZ)992420000000005983

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