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insurancetimes-co

Insurtech launches subscription-based pet insurance co-founded by former Apprentice star

December 11, 2018

Aviva launched a new subscription-based insurance product to address price disparity across home and motor last week

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intelligentinsurer

Incumbents may be falling behind in the insurtech race

December 11, 2018

As money continues to pour into insurtech ventures, there is evidence that only the big, global technology players and true venture capital firms have pockets deep enough to precipitate true...

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insurancenexus

American Modern, American Family, Verisk sweep to victory at 2018 Insurance Innovation Awards

December 10, 2018

The winners of Insurance Nexus’ Insurance Innovation Awards 2018 have been announced following the awards ceremony at the Connected Insurance USA Summit.

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intelligentinsurer

Munich Re, White Mountains-backed insurtech Buzzvault launches in London

December 10, 2018

Insurtech home insurer Buzzvault, which is backed by White Mountains Insurance Group and reinsurer Munich Re, has opened for business in London.

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businessinsider

A finance veteran is betting $50 million on a life insurtech in Singapore

December 10, 2018

Michael Spencer, founder and chief executive of broker NEX Group, which was sold to CME group for £3.9 billion ($5 billion) earlier this year, is in advanced talks to invest...

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prnewswire

AI-powered Insurtech, Zesty.ai Closes Series A Funding of US$ 13 Million

December 10, 2018

Zesty.ai, a leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup based in the San Francisco Bay Area, has announced today the closure of its Series A financing round of US$ 13 million. 

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ventureburn

SA startup Pineapple to take on US market with Hartford InsurTech Hub

December 07, 2018

Just months after winning a place in the prestigious Google Launchpad Africa accelerator, Joburg based insurtech Pineapple has been accepted into the US based Hartford InsurTech Hub.

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dig-in

10 insurtech predictions for 2019: XL Innovate

December 06, 2018

It’s been another big year for Insurtech, with venture funding surpassing 2017 levels, the first unicorns outside of health insurance, and incumbent carriers doubling down on new technologies and solutions.

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techfinancials-co

SA’s InsurTech Startup Naked Secures R30 Million From Investors

December 05, 2018

South African insurance start-up Naked, which recently launched an Artificial Intelligence-based car insurance offering, has secured a further R30 million from its investors – Yellowwoods and Hollard.

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digitaljournal

Biggest changes for insurtech for 2019

December 05, 2018

2018 saw a series of changes shaking up the insurance sector and the level of innovation and associated disruption looks set to continue into 2019. These include greater collaboration with...

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Insights

It’s still InsurTechs against the world

Summary Our three US venture-backed InsurTech carriers have mo money, mo premium, and mo losses. Around the time their losses became...

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DFV Deutsche Familienversicherung AG goes public: AI and scalable IT as basis for growth

04.12.2018 - Frankfurt a.M. - DFV Deutsche Familienversicherung AG is listed in the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange...

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Agenda

January 09, 2019

Shanghai, China

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The 4th China Health Insurance Forum 2019

The 4th China Health Insurance Forum 2019,which is hosted by Shine Consultant, endorsed by International Insurance Society(IIS) and French Healthcare Alliance(FHA),guided by China Insurance Innovation Research Institute will be held on Jan. 9th -10th, 2019 in Shanghai, China. The 4th China...

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February 12, 2019

Tobacco Dock, London, UK

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Finovate Europe 2019

FinovateEurope returns to London in February 2019, bringing you the targeted fintech insight and focused networking you need. Make the strongest business connections with senior decision makers and ensure you don’t get lost in the crowd: Pre-arrange meetings before to...

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