Navigating Generational Clashes at Work

Posted on Jul 13, 2016

Caldwell NJ, July 13, 2016 – Did you know that 1/3 of workers report wasting 5+ hours each week on conflict among different generations?  That’s a lot of wasted time that contributes to unnecessary frustration in the workplace.  This Women of SIFM Meeting will take place on July 20th at EisnerAmper’s  NYC office at 750 […]

Quantifying the Impact of Health Care Reform on the Insurance Market

Posted on Jun 7, 2016

Caldwell NJ, June 7, 2016 – Health care reform is bringing change nearly all aspects of the insurance industry; however, its impact is difficult to quantify. Some holistic market changes include: Regulatory-driven product changes Enhanced focus on quality of care for providers and insurers Tying changes to other initiatives like the ‘triple-aim’ But what is […]

Blockchain and Its Application to Finance and Accounting

Posted on Jun 4, 2016

Caldwell NJ, June 4, 2016 – Hot trend in insurance is blockchain technology – hear about it at the SIFM Quarterly Conference on June 15th. One of the hottest new trends for 2016 is the use of blockchain technology.  Blockchain is a distributed database that provides a mechanism for data to be revised and validated, […]

DataRobotics: Enabling the Intelligent Enterprise

Posted on Mar 11, 2016

New York, March 12, 2016 – Decades of underinvestment in data and infrastructure have resulted in an over-reliance on manual workarounds to bridge functionality gaps in inflexible technology platforms. Throwing people at these gaps, has added business risk, elongated time to value and, ironically, distracted from substantive value adding tasks.     DataRobotics can be […]

Intercompany Tax Sharing Agreements

Posted on Mar 11, 2016

New York, March 11, 2016 – Gayle Kraden, Tax Partner with PwC LLP, will lead a panel discussion on the current legal and accounting considerations organizations must bear in mind when structuring tax sharing agreements.  The panel will also include Erin Cleary, an Associate with Debovoise & Plimpton and Mark Lynch a Tax Director with […]

Digital Disruption in Insurance

Posted on Feb 29, 2016

New York, February 29, 2016 – The rapid emergence of disruptive technologies and new business models, both traditional and non-traditional, are rapidly changing the insurance landscape. As a result incumbents are facing new business challenges, meeting new customer needs while also considering the core insurance business. Tom Kavanaugh oversees the Digital and Customer Impact Practices […]

Influencing for Leaders. Women of SIFM Meeting

Posted on Jan 25, 2016

New York, January 25, 2016 – SIFM announces a Women of SIFM Meeting on January 27th and hosted by KPMG LLP. For senior managers, getting to the next level is often more about influencing skills than technical expertise. The objective of this session is to encourage the participants to think differently about influencing and to […]

Getting Ahead in Your Company. Women of SIFM Meeting

Posted on Nov 16, 2015

New York, November 16, 2015 – What does it take to get ahead in your company?  What are the most important keys to success as a rising female leader in male dominant cultures? The answers vary depending on the organization, your functional role, the context of the business challenges and your ability to manage a […]

David Greenfield SIFM member and CFO

Posted on Oct 19, 2015

It is with sad news that we report that one of our members, David Greenfield, passed away over the weekend following a health event late last week. David has been part of the leadership of SIFM for many years as well as a mentor to many in the industry. Elaine Lehnert, who is a Managing […]

Cracks in the Foundation: the Property Casualty Insurance Industry in 2015

Posted on May 29, 2015

New York, May 29, 2015 – The Society of Insurance Financial Management will present a session on the current state of the property and casualty industry at its Quarterly Conference on June 17th.  The Conference will be held at KPMG’s New York offices at 345 Park Avenue. Tom McIntyre and Chris Nyce, both with KPMG, […]