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March 13, 2017

Bridget Hoyt Joins RiskMatch as Client Engagement Manager Focusing on Insurance Companies

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced that Bridget Maeve Hoyt has joined the firm as client engagement manager.   Ms. Hoyt, who has nearly 10 years of insurance industry experience, will work directly with insurance company ...

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December 1, 2016

Kapnick Insurance Group Selects RiskMatch Platform for Data/Analytics to Enhance Service, Fortify Niche Marketing Strategy, Drive Efficiency

GREENWICH, CT, November 28, 2016 – Kapnick Insurance Group, a leading Michigan-based independent risk and insurance advisor, has selected RiskMatch for data and analytics and plans to leverage the patented digital technology to enhance client service, fortify its niche marketing strategy, and drive transactional efficiency. “We’re always looking for new ...

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November 21, 2016

Crystal & Company Selects RiskMatch Platform For Data/Analytics, Bringing Patented Technology To Enhance Service, Drive Efficiency

GREENWICH, CT, November 21, 2016 – Crystal & Company, a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, has selected RiskMatch for data and analytics, to provide digital technology to its people and their clients, including ready access to real-time market information, enhanced service, transactional efficiency, and the potential to expand insurance ...

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September 26, 2016

Michael S. Cormier Joins RiskMatch As Chief Client Engagement Officer, Focusing On Insurance Brokers And Wholesalers

Mike brings proven strategic leadership skills and extensive experience leading a global consulting organization, which make him an excellent fit for our collaborative approach.

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September 12, 2016

Michael P. Golden Joins RiskMatch As Chief Market Engagement Officer

Long-time Insurance Exec to Help Firm's Insurance Company Clients Enhance Distribution and Sales Outcomes

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August 3, 2016

Heffernan Selects RiskMatch Platform for Data/Analytics to Enhance Client Service, Market Innovation, Efficiency

Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, has selected RiskMatch for data and analytics to enhance its ability to deliver superior service to its clients

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July 26, 2016

Simpson & McCrady Selects RiskMatch Platform for Data/Analytics to Drive Transactional Efficiency; Expand Benchmarking

Simpson & McCrady, an insurance agency headquartered in Pittsburgh, has selected RiskMatch for data and analytics to help drive transactional efficiency with insurance companies and expand its benchmarking capabilities to support its focus on superior client service.  

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July 22, 2016

Ascension Insurance Selects RiskMatch Platform for Data/Analytics to Facilitate Collaborative Service; Support Dynamic Growth

Ascension Insurance, Inc., a national insurance agency headquartered in Walnut Creek, CA, has selected RiskMatch for data and analytics

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July 6, 2016

Cobbs Allen Selects RiskMatch for Data, Analytics

Cobbs Allen, a national insurance and risk management firm, selects RiskMatch for data and analytics to support its commercial property and casualty insurance placement, sales, marketing, and service capabilities.

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June 20, 2016

See How RiskMatch Has Grown

We started in 2012 with a simple idea: Let's connect Insurance Brokers to Insurance Companies, matching Insurance Policies to the Insurance Companies with Risk Appetites that match. The idea attracted a team of talented people in 2013, beginning an epic journey to build a platform from scratch—a platform that is now ...

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June 16, 2016

RiskMatch Named "Industry Innovator" Semi-Finalist

RiskMatch is proud to have been named an Industry Innovator in the 2016 ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge (AIIC) Semi-Finals in New York on June 7th! RiskMatch’s truly innovative platform was chosen over entrants from some of the biggest names in the industry: IVANS, Applied, Insurity, Vertafore, among others. We have many ...

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May 11, 2016

What's driving tech decisions for agents & brokers?

In the Property Casualty 360º article "10 Keys That Win The Tech Race For Agents And Brokers",  Patrick Schul, RiskMatch’s Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, explains how in the race to drive substantive top-line, organic growth, many insurance brokers and agents are making substantial investments in data warehouses, analytics and related technology. ...

Read full article: http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2016/04/11/10-keys-that-win-the-tech-race-for-agen...

December 3, 2015

Mark Cenit Joins RiskMatch As Client Engagement Manager

Mr. Cenit, who has nearly 25 years of insurance industry experience, will work directly with insurance company clients as they implement the patented RiskMatch® platform.

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November 30, 2015

RiskMatch Selected As A 2015 Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner

“Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across the globe to the Top 100 Winners. We believe RiskMatch embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. RiskMatch should be proud of its accomplishment.”

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October 27, 2015

Riskmatch Issued Second U.S. Patent For Its Capabilities In Facilitating Broker-Insurer Transactions

RiskMatch has been issued U.S. Patent No. 9,165,324 B1, entitled “Systems and methods for facilitating an insurance marketplace for negotiations among brokers and insurance carriers.” This is the second patent awarded to RiskMatch to date.

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September 9, 2015

RiskMatch Appoints Adam Kagan as Chief Client Engagement Officer

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced it has promoted Adam Kagan to Chief Client Engagement Officer. Kabir Syed, CEO of RiskMatch, announced the appointment. Mr. Kagan, who joined RiskMatch in 2013 as Chief ...

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September 3, 2015

Patrick Schul Joins RiskMatch as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced that Patrick Schul, a prominent insurance executive with extensive sales and marketing leadership experience, has joined the firm as chief sales and marketing officer.   “In two years, RiskMatch ...

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July 2, 2015

RiskMatch – connecting the disconnected world of commercial insurance

As understatements go, saying that the US insurance market is a big market is up there with the best of them! It’s around $1 trillion in size with the market split roughly 50:50 between commercial and personal. Let’s pick the commercial insurance market and look a little closer ...

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July 1, 2015

Next-Gen Analytics Drive Efficiency

By Kabir Syed, CEO RiskMatch: Across the insurance industry, analytics has become the most heralded technology investment for insurance companies, wholesalers, brokers, agents and other intermediaries. Yet, with soft market conditions, thinning margins, intensifying competition, escalating M&A activity and rapidly evolving technology, making the right choices and investments is imperative ...

Read full article: http://insurancethoughtleadership.com/next-gen-analytics-drive-efficiency

June 8, 2015

RiskMatch Named a Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, has been selected as a 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America award winner, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology companies from the North American ...

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May 26, 2015

RiskMatch is short-listed for the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, has been short-listed for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology companies from the North American ...

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April 7, 2015

How Analytics Technology Can Help Speed Integration Post-Merger Deal

By Kabir Syed, CEO RiskMatch: The record number of merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions involving insurance brokers and agents throughout the United States in the past year underscores the imperative for these firms to accelerate growth and compete more effectively. But for brokers and agencies in an acquisition mode, finding the ...

Read full article: http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2015/04/07/363528.htm

February 4, 2015

John Catrabone Joins RiskMatch as Client Engagement Manager

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced that John Catrabone has joined the firm as client engagement manager. Mr. Catrabone, who has 26 years of experience in the insurance industry, will assist brokers, agents and carriers ...

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January 12, 2015

RiskMatch Appoints Robin Reinarz as Client Engagement Manager

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced it has appointed Robin Reinarz as client engagement manager. Ms. Reinarz, who has more than 25 years of experience in the insurance industry, will focus on assisting brokers, agents ...

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November 7, 2014

Why big data is more important than you think for agent & broker success

While big data is not new to the insurance sector, it still presents significant opportunities for the industry to achieve meaningful gains throughout its distribution channel. With an eye on the future, agents and brokers can seize opportunities available through technology and analytics to drive growth and elevate performance. ...

Read full article: http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2014/11/07/why-big-data-is-more-important-than-you...

November 5, 2014

Big Data: It Isn’t Just for Carriers

The most important question that brokers are addressing now — and they’re using it very effectively — is how to connect the data together to get a better deal, or to package the risk better with a carrier, said Kabir Syed, founder and CEO of RiskMatch. The data has always been ...

Read full article: http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2014/11/05/346015.htm

September 27, 2014

For the insurance industry, the future is now

Across the insurance industry, analytics has become the most heralded technology investment for insurance companies, wholesalers, brokers, agents, and other intermediaries. Yet, with soft market conditions, thinning margins, intensifying competition, escalating M&A activity, and rapidly evolving technology, making the right choices and investments is imperative for organizations in the ...

Read full article: http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2014/09/29/for-the-insurance-industry-the-future-i...

August 31, 2014

Larger buyers slow to adopt electronic insurance placement

Adoption of electronic placement platforms has been slower in mid-market and large commercial accounts due in part to a lack of a common structure for exposure information and insurance company products. ...

Read full article: http://www.businessinsurance.com/article/20140831/NEWS05/308319996/larger-buyers-slow...

August 18, 2014

RiskMatch: Unlocking $120B in Premium Opportunities for Carriers

RiskMatch is gaining traction in the world of broker analytics—offering carriers a new window into relationships with national and regional distribution partners, according to Founder and CEO Kabir Syed. Syed, who previously created MarketConnect, and Chief Marketing Officer Adam Kagan take Carrier Management on a tour through RiskMatch dashboards, which capture ...

Read full article: http://www.carriermanagement.com/features/2014/08/18/127788.htm?bypass=740ce0dee99138...

August 18, 2014

Taking a Test Drive: A Carrier CEO Tour of RiskMatch

As they sift through opportunities and make decisions on how to allocate resources using information with the RiskMatch® platform, carrier executives can also find out the answer to an all important question they ask about every broker relationship: Where do we rank—not only with the broker overall but within each ...

Read full article: http://www.carriermanagement.com/features/2014/08/18/127803.htm?bypass=b09ac7c36c3088...

March 4, 2014

RiskMatch Issued its 1st U.S. Patent

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced it has been issued U.S. patent no. 8,666,788: “Systems and methods for facilitating an insurance marketplace for negotiations among brokers and insurance carriers.” “The patent relates to ...

Read full article: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20140304006888/en/RiskMatch%E2%84%A2-Issued-U.S...

March 3, 2014

Getting There Faster: Brokers use social media and other digital channels to grow their businesses

It has been an uphill climb for the insurance industry to incorporate faster and more efficient technology into its systems. And perhaps no segment of the industry is under more pressure to get this challenge right than agents and brokers. “What we are finding out is that brokers, agents, wholesalers and ...

Read full article: http://www.riskandinsurance.com/getting-faster/

November 18, 2013

RiskMatch Appoints Thomas McMahon as Relationship Leader

RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics firm that provides insurance portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and insurers, today announced the appointment of Thomas McMahon as relationship leader. “We’re delighted to have Tom as a key member of our leadership team, and look forward to his active participation in ...

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