TITLE

Insurers Think Technology Will Create Positive Change

PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Advisor Today;Dec2001, Vol. 96 Issue 12, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the results of a 2001 survey that determined the use of technology by financial services companies in the United States. Belief on the changes created by technology to the industry; Effect of the changes on insurance agents; Progress in the use of technology to enhance business channels.
ACCESSION #
5638859

 

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