Underwriting manuals – strategic dilemmas (part 2)

We continue our discussion of the development and maintenance of underwriting manuals, and finish by considering what will shape the manual of the future.


Keeping the manual up to date
A manual is not a ‘launch and leave’ project and can quickly become out of step with changes in the wider…

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Underwriting manuals – strategic dilemmas (part 1)

In the past underwriting manuals were big tomes kept on the underwriter’s desk. Now they are sophisticated e-tools that sit on the underwriter’s virtual desktop. The complex nature of today’s manuals and today’s world of risk call for careful positioning, the right content and features plus a sound strategy….

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