Insurtech: the driving force in M&A

Technology will become a key feature on the growth agenda in the coming year as re/insurers seek out insurtech providers that can deliver a competitive advantage. In turn, this will also drive M&A strategies and activities, say executives from Clyde & Co in a panel discussion.

Insurtech providers will increasingly take centre-stage in the way carriers consider acquisition, investment, and partnership—reshaping the insurance mergers and acquisitions (M&A) landscape in the process. As technology begins to drive a new dynamic in insurance growth, investment decisions could be based on far more than simply great product lines.