Case Studies

Dynamo advise managing agency in capital model tender process

Dynamo were engaged to provide advice to a managing agency who are looking to re-platform their capital model. The importance of selecting the correct technology is very important for both regulatory requirements and strategic use, and we were asked to sit on the selection panel to contribute an independent, unbiased opinion on each vendor and the ability of each product to fit the profile of the syndicates under management. More

An insurer engages Dynamo to reinvent their actuarial pricing models

An insurer needed to develop the capability to build and implement ad-hoc actuarial models, primarily to assist the front line underwriters with pricing new insurance opportunities.  There was a shortage of in-house expertise, and their existing approach lacked technical rigour with poor documentation and inadequate data capture across accounts.  This resulted in an inability to re-calibrate and fine-tune their approach to take advantage of new niches or of good value sectors, and naturally made them more of a market follower than a market leader.  They knew this was not sustainable business practice, and sought our subject matter expertise to develop an effective solution. More