This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Towers Watson Releases Next-Generation Pricing Decision Support Software

Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW), a global professional services company, has announced the release of the Towers Watson Radar™ software platform, which provides accessible and powerful management information and pricing decision support for property & casualty (P&C) pricing and underwriting teams. The Radar software platform continues the evolution of Towers Watson’s market-leading Rate Assessor and Optimiser software products, which have 900 P&C insurance users worldwide.

The new software platform includes four products. Radar Base is the centerpiece. It provides a modeling and reporting environment for a broad range of activities, from portfolio monitoring, competitor rate analysis and business plan development, to detailed rate setting for individual insurance products.

Other products from the Radar software platform include:
  • Radar Optimiser — Adds user-defined optimization capabilities to Radar Base that directly address strategic targets, such as profitability, retention and premium volume, while achieving multiple portfolio-level constraints
  • Radar Live — Enables underwriters to perform real-time rate calculations
  • Radar Dashboard — Provides the ability to share reports or other calculations across an organization

“Pricing P&C insurance involves ever more agile and sophisticated monitoring, analysis and rate selection,” said Duncan Anderson, Global P&C Pricing and Product Management leader for Towers Watson. “The Radar software platform provides a powerful capability that companies can tailor to their current and future needs to implement a best practice approach for pricing and portfolio management.”

Anderson added that the Radar software platform includes a brand-new and intuitive interface, faster processing, extended support for diverse policy types, improved data connectivity and scalability, and wider auditing scope.

About Towers Watson

Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW) is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management. The company offers solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards, and risk and capital management. Towers Watson has 14,000 associates around the world and is located on the web at

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.24 0.00%
FB $117.81 0.00%
GOOG $701.43 0.00%
TSLA $211.53 0.00%
YHOO $36.94 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,660.71 +9.45 0.05%
S&P 500 2,050.63 -0.49 -0.02%
NASDAQ 4,717.0940 -8.5450 -0.18%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs