The leading underwriting engine for commercial insurance
The Cytora Risk Engine computes an accurate score and price for every business and commercial property, enabling insurers to improve risk selection and underwrite without asking questions. Our customers typically achieve loss ratio improvement of up to 5% and reduce expenses by 10%.
Grow new business
Price effectively where exposure data is sparse using full-stack data ingestion, risk scoring, and pricing models.
Enhance risk selection and pricing granularity by incorporating thousands of external data points.
Replace manual underwriting processes and deliver fast, frictionless quotes to customers and broker partners.
Building blocks for underwriting
Boost profitability and make it easier for businesses to purchase cover.
Enhance the granularity of risk selection and improve premium adequacy
Driven by data
- Thousands of external data points improve the sophistication of risk selection and pricing
- Augment underwriting decisions with 70+ additional rating factors
Complete market view
- Identify attractive risks that are mispriced by the market
- Target new segments without loss history and penetrate current segments more effectively
Dynamically adjust underwriting rules to optimise conversion in target segments
Maintain control over your pricing
- Define and update custom rating logic and underwriting rules as needed
- Enforce trade sector blacklists and whitelists
Respond quickly to changing market conditions
- Rapidly identify and address pricing inaccuracies
- Easily adjust prices to reflect changes in underlying risks
Quote in less than 40 seconds, improve customer and broker experiences
- Remove complex questions and long forms from quotation interfaces
- Make it fast and easy for brokers to place risk through online portals
Streamlined risk assessment
- Automate underwriting across SME lines of business
- Expedite complex risk assessment for analysis and decision
Continuously optimise your appetite over time to build the most profitable portfolio
Compounding data advantage
- Models are regularly updated as new data, rating factors, and claims become available
- Risk selection and pricing performance improve over time
Enhance portfolio mix
- Gain a clear view of the entire market to continuously analyse the performance of different segments
- Articulate changes in appetite to broker partners, driving growth in the most profitable areas
Supported lines of business
Property and Liability
Property and Liability
Property and Liability, FinPro
Differentiate risk at a more granular level than the market and improve risk selection and pricing across your portfolio.
Create underwriting rules and rates specific to your pricing strategy and update them as needed to meet changing market conditions. Our integration engineers work closely with you to define configurations that correspond to your risk appetite.
“The Cytora effect is quite transformational. The benefits not only include selecting and writing better risks, but also prospecting differently and driving new business we weren’t expecting. We expect it to have a real impact, resulting in better loss ratios. We’ll be driving this across the entire organisation.”
Return quotes to customers and broker partners in less than 40 seconds, without the need for long forms and complex question sets.
Respond ahead of the market to changes in underlying risk and quickly implement rate changes, leveraging monthly updates to Risk Engine models.