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iPad Helps Lloyd’s Slip Into 21st century

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

It’s pretty amazing that a business as prestigious and well known as Lloyd’s is just now, finally catching up with modern technology …

Lloyd’s of London has a swanky Richard Rogers office but its insurers’ underwriting still relies on paper slips. Now Apple’s iPad may be about to change that

For centuries, insurance brokers could be seen in the City clutching bundles of papers in leather slipcases. But the underwriting slip, detailing a risk to be placed on the Lloyd’s of London market, could soon be a thing of the past.