Duncan Minty

Duncan Minty

Duncan has been researching and writing about ethics in insurance for over 20 years. As a Chartered Insurance Practitioner, he combines market knowledge with a strong and independent radar on ethics.
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Duncan Minty
How to Assess the Biggest Ethical Risk in Insurance public
Analysis 7 min read

How to Assess the Biggest Ethical Risk in Insurance

At the heart of most ethical issues in insurance is a conflict of interest. It’s always been around and likely always will be. So the question is not whether you have eliminated it, but how you are managing it. This means you’ve got to assess the scope and depth of conflicts of interest properly.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
Exploitation in Data Supply Chains public
News 3 min read

Exploitation in Data Supply Chains

Insurers may have data provenance as part of their data ethics programme, but have they scoped it correctly? An often overlooked aspect of data ethics has recently received media attention. It deals with an age old problem in supply chains – how labour is managed and remunerated.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
An Important Development on Financial Inclusion public
News 3 min read

An Important Development on Financial Inclusion

The need for insurers to take a more formalised approach to financial inclusion has moved a step closer. If the regulator is to ‘have a regard’ for financial inclusion, with data and reports, then it will expect insurers to do the same. It’s a stone that will gather moss.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
Bias in the Pricing of Italian Motor Insurance public
News 2 min read

Bias in the Pricing of Italian Motor Insurance

The UK is not the only country in which concerns are being raised about the fairness of insurance pricing. A recent analysis of the Italian motor market points to problems there. The researchers found issues around ethnicity, plus something interesting on gender.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
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