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Intelligent Insurer, 12/11/18
Incumbents may be falling behind in the insurtech race
As money continues to pour into insurtech ventures, there is evidence that only the big, global technology players and true venture capital firms h...
Insurance Age , 12/11/18
InsurTech: Meet the tech insiders
The insurance sector has been predicting that one of the technology giants would disrupt the market, but the next big moves in InsurTech could come...
Insurance Age , 12/11/18
InsurTech Futures: Home insurance app Buzzvault starts trading
The business will trade as a managing general agent and has been backed by Munich Re Digital Partners.
Banking Tech, 12/10/18
Buzzvault app jumps into insurtech space
Home insurance app for a personal asset vault.
PR Newswire, 12/10/18
AI-powered Insurtech, Zesty.ai Closes Series A Funding of US$ 13 Million
OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zesty.ai, a leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup based in the San Francisco Bay Area, has an...
Crowdfund Insider, 12/10/18
Insurtech: the Milken Institute Publishes Report on Innovations in Insurance, Questions Disruption
While insurance may not be considered a 'sexy' industry it is incredibly important (most people consume it) and absolutely enormous at an estimate...
Insurance Journal, 12/06/18
AIG Chief Data Officer DalleMule Jumps to Insurtech Startup Planck
Planck Resolution, AI-based data platform for commercial insurance, has hired Leandro DalleMule as general manager, North America. Prior to joining...
CoverWallet Expands SMB InsurTech Tool To Brokers
Small business InsurTech startup CoverWallet is positioning itself directly with insurance brokerages, according to Insurance Journal reports Tuesd...
Insurance Business Magazine , 12/05/18
Hartford positions itself as insurtech hub
It is stepping up its efforts to be recognized as “the country’s premier destination for insurance technology”
Insurance Journal, 12/04/18
Small Business Insurtech CoverWallet Expands to Offer Tech, Markets Access to Agents
CoverWallet, a technology company that has been on a mission to "reinvent insurance for small business" customers, is now offering its platform for
Commercial insurtech is like an exclusive club — and Google and Amazon aren’t invited
Commercial insurtech startups have been woefully underfinanced relative to insurtech companies addressing personal lines, distribution and other ar...
InsurTech Oyster Launches Workers’ Comp Service In California
A new insurance technology (InsurTech) company is rolling out its workers’ compensation solution in California. Insurance Journal reported late las...
Banking Tech, 12/03/18
Insurtech Lemonade has a pop at Europe
US insurance firm has “no intention of stopping at water’s edge”.
Insurtech Startup Clyde Raises $3M
Insurtech startup Clyde raised $3m in funding round led by Red Sea Ventures, with participation from RRE Ventures, Expa, Starting Line, Rainfall Ve...
Insurance Journal, 11/29/18
Insurtech Oyster Opens up Its Pay-as-You-Go Workers’ Comp Model in California
A new insurtech wants to provide pay-as-you-go workers' compensation to as many small businesses in California as possible, and it hopes to use the
Insurance startup Bright Health raises $200M at ~$950M valuation
Bright Health, another startup seeking to disrupt an antiquated industry, has raised $440 million since 2016.
Berlin-based insurtech startup ELEMENT raises €23 million Series A to expand its range of white-labelled digital products
Berlin-based ELEMENT Insurance, a white-label product factory for insurance, has successfully completed its Series A financing round, raising €23 m...
Insurance Business Magazine , 11/28/18
Will insurtech alienate brokers and transactional agents?
Insurance professional talks about how disruptive insurtech will be in the years to come
Intelligent Insurer, 11/28/18
Insurtech Bindable attracts investment from EPIC, strikes commercial deal
US-based insurance technology firm Bindable has attracted an investment from EPIC Holdings which operates EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants and ...
Intelligent Insurer, 11/26/18
TransRe partners with insurtech Concirrus for new marine platform
Reinsurer TransRe has partnered with London-based insurtech Concirrus, a provider of marine and motor analytics, to jointly develop data-driven rei...
Insurance Business Magazine , 11/23/18
Humania launches new customer-focused insurtech
Insurtech to develop integrated solutions that simplify and automate the insurance distribution process
Intelligent Insurer, 11/22/18
Aviva takes majority stake in Munich Re-backed insurtech Neos
UK insurer Aviva is acquiring a majority stake in connected home insurer Neos Ventures, a London-based insurtech startup backed by Munich Re.
Reinsurance News, 11/21/18
Plug and Play invests in drone Insurtech firm Betterview
Plug and Play, a Silicon Valley-based innovation platform and venture fund that specialises in the development of early-to-growth stage technology
AltAssets , 11/15/18
Felicis Ventures co-leads $70m round for InsurTech Hippo
Felicis Ventures has joined homebuilder Lennar Corporation to co-lead a $70m Series C investment round for Californian InsurTech Hippo Insurance.
Insurtech Startups To Pitch New Digital Tools
Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based property and casualty insurance and reinsurance company with operations in Bermuda and at Lloyd’s, toda...
InsurTech startup Anorak nabs £5m Series A
Anorak will use the money to invest in its proprietary technology and data teams.
Insurance Business Magazine , 11/14/18
Startupbootcamp InsurTech taps insurance innovation expert
Key arrival joins London line-up
Home insurance provider Hippo brings in $70M amid a record year in funding for insurtech startups
Insurtech startups have raised a total of $1.8 billion in venture capital this year.
Insurance Business Magazine , 11/14/18
Evolution in insurtech continues, backed by funding from industry giants
Where insurance companies are seeing sustainable, long-term value in solutions proposed by insurtechs
Insurance Business Magazine , 11/09/18
Entering insurtech phase 2.0
Insurance Journal, 11/08/18
Insurtech Profile: Broker Buddha Simplifies Agents’ Lives with Smart Forms
Many insurtechs find one problem and try to solve it. Broker Buddha is among them. This platform takes static PDF insurance carrier applications and
InsurTech startup yulife founded by ex Vitality CEO closes round led by LocalGlobe
Yulife seeks to create lasting, positive lifestyle changes by rewarding simple, everyday activities through their insurance and game-based app.
Compelo , 11/06/18
ITC acquires US insurtech Assurance Systems
Founded in 1986, Assurance Systems product offerings include AccuAuto, its auto insurance comparative rating system; AccuAgency, its agency managem...
Claims Journal , 11/05/18
InsurTech Strikes: How AI and Machine Learning Are Redefining the Insurance Industry
The insurance industry has operated with great consistency and clear processes for many years. People may not always like or agree with how things ...
Insurance Journal, 11/05/18
Winning, Sharing, Trusting, Failing, Losing: 10 Insuretech Connect Takeaways
Pulling together some loose threads from October's Insuretech Connect Conference, here are 10 takeaways: Innovation Rap. "I actually feel the industry
Insurance Journal, 11/01/18
China’s Biggest Insurer, Ping An, Plans $2B IPO of Health Tech Unit
Ping An Insurance Group Co., China's biggest insurer by market value, is planning a Hong Kong initial public offering of its health-care technology...
Verdict , 10/31/18
American insurtech Ethos raises $35m in Series B funding round
Ethos, an American insurtech start-up, has raised $35m in a Series B funding round led by Accel and backed by Google's venture capital arm.
AP News, 10/30/18
AI-powered Insurtech omni:us Closes Series A Funding, Bringing Total Investment to USD 22,5 Million
BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 30, 2018--omni:us , the only AI company of its kind fully focused on insurance, has today announced the closure of a S...
Reinsurance News, 10/30/18
Insurtech unicorns drive insurance tech funding in Q3: CB Insights
Insurance technology funding in the third-quarter of 2018 was driven by the needs of so-called "unicorns", typically defined as insurtech start-ups...
Intelligent Insurer, 10/29/18
Asia sprints ahead on insurtech
Against a backdrop of consumer-friendly mobile technologies, fewer legacy system challenges and accommodating regulatory environments, Asia’s insur...
Insurance Business Magazine , 10/24/18
Brokers enjoying an insurtech boom – and there’s more room for growth
Shifting needs among the insurance industry and their consumers reveal where insurtech is going from here
Business Day, 10/19/18
Nasdaq’s Greenlight Capital Re invests in InsurTech start-up Click2Sure
Traditional insurance broking is set to be further disrupted as InsurTech start-up Click@Sure receives financial backing from a subsidiary of Nasda...
Insurtech Foxquilt raises CAD$1.2m
Foxquilt, a growing insurance financial technology company leveraging big data and AI to change the insurance landscape, today announced that the c...
SoftBank sees PolicyBazaar, other insurtech firms boosting its bigger investments
Softbank’s Vision Fund plans to pump more money into insurance, a sector it sees as both ripe for disruption and a potential