Policy Administration: L&A Plans and Priorities

An SMA Research Report

Karen Furtado, Partner
Publication Date:
December 30, 2013
Number of Pages:
$1,495.00 USD

This SMA research report, Policy Administration: L&A Plans and Priorities, explores the current state of PAS systems, looks at what is influencing buying criteria, and examines the status of PAS implementations. The research addresses the following questions:

  • Where are we in the buying cycle of the policy administration market?
  • What are the primary business drivers incenting PAS change, and what expectations are being set for the new environment?
  • What are the most important criteria influencing buying decisions?
  • What is the success rate for new system implementations? What is the failure rate? Why are there failures?
  • Are modern PAS solutions delivering the capabilities that insurers require?

For an example from this research report, the figure below shows survey results regarding the current state of PAS solution by line of business.

Table of Contents

  • Executive Summary 3
  • Current State of the Market 5
  • Buying Criteria 11
  • Current Implementation State 15
  • SMA Call to Action 20
  • About the Research and Strategy Meets Action 22