Tech Startups Are Prodding the Dinosaur That Is the Insurance Industry

Here’s a sentence you don’t read every day: Insurance is so hot right now. Entrepreneurs and investors have finally woken up to the opportunity in the insurance industry. At $831.5 million, investment in insurance tech this year is already up nearly 10 times what it was in 2010. The opportunity has been staring entrepreneurs and investors in the face for years. The first insurance companies in the U.S.