FirstBest Hosts Webinar: Why an Underwriting Management System Adds Value Beyond Your Policy Administration System

  FirstBest Hosts Webinar: Why an Underwriting Management System Adds Value
                   Beyond Your Policy Administration System

PR Newswire

BEDFORD, Mass., March 26, 2013

BEDFORD, Mass., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --FirstBest® Systems, Inc.,
provider of insurance software solutions for global insurance carriers, today
announced a complimentary webinar for insurers who want to focus on the
insurance front office; the underwriting, sales and marketing side of the
business. Attendees will learn about the ways that an underwriting management
system (UMS) enables the insurer to respond quickly, improves decision quality
and delivers better service while achieving profitability goals.

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WHO: Insurers who are considering a project, are in the midst of one, or who
simply want to learn more about this hot industry topic, should attend to hear
Ernst & Young Principal, Underwriting, Product and Policy Solutions Insurance
Advisory, Gail McGiffin, present key considerations for various industry

WHAT: Essential to an insurer's business, the PAS focuses on back-office
fulfillment and processing one policy at a time. Also essential to meet the
demands of the market today is the underwriting desktop, which focuses on the
overall account sale and servicing and the underwriting side of the
business.Ms. McGiffin will discuss, among other topics:

  oThe business case for the Underwriting Desktop vs. Policy Administration
    System (PAS)
  oMajor functional and process distinctions
  oHigh-level application architecture considerations
  oCritical success factors related to Underwriting and PAS projects/programs

WHEN: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern

WHERE: Insurers, press and analysts are encouraged to register today for the
complimentary webinar.

FirstBest® Systems is the leading provider of insurance software solutions
that help global insurance companies improve underwriting profitability, scale
their business and achieve high service levels with agents, across the
enterprise. The patented and proven FirstBest Front Office Suite has processed
more than $9 billion in quotes and includes modular underwriting workstation,
mobile underwriting, agent portal, and agency upload applications. Global
companies such as XL Group plc, a global insurance and reinsurance company and
OneBeacon, and other leading carriers such as IWIF, ICW Group Insurance
Companies and others rely on FirstBest to improve underwriting efficiencies
and quality, institutionalize knowledge and best practices, and empower
everyone in the process to rapidly quote, collaborate, issue, and bind
business on a single real-time platform from anywhere. To learn more, call

FirstBest is a registered trademark of FirstBest Systems, Inc. FirstBest Front
Office Suite, FirstBest UMS, Underwriting Management System, FirstBest Agent
and FirstBest AppReader are trademarks of FirstBest Systems, Inc.

SOURCE FirstBest Systems, Inc.

Contact: Steve Robins, FirstBest Systems, Inc., (781) 280-6350,
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