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Alphabet Souped Up

August 21, 2018

How come all of the big news happens when I'm on vacation? Oscar raised another $375M from Alphabet. Verily, Google Capital, and Google Ventures have all invested in the company...

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crowdfundinsider

American Insurance Firm Travelers Acquires Major Stake in Canadian Insurtech Zensurance

August 21, 2018

Travelers, a U.S.-based insurance firm, has reportedly acquired a major stake in Canadian insurtech startup Zensurance. Founded in 2016, Zensurance claims it is leading the technology revolution in the insurance...

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businesswire

Juniper Research: Insurtech-based Premiums to Exceed $400 Billion by 2023, Representing 7% of Global Insurance Market

August 21, 2018

A new study from Juniper Research has found that insurance premiums generated by emerging insurtech services will exceed $400 billion by 2023, up from an estimated $187 billion in 2018.

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reinsurancene

ZhongAn receives overseas InsurTech investment from Softbank Vision

August 20, 2018

ZhongAn International, a subsidiary of China’s largest online-only insurer ZhongAn Online P&C Co., has entered into a Shareholder Agreement with Japanese technology & telecoms investor SoftBank Vision Fund to help...

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insurancethoughtleadership

How Sharing Economy Is Reshaping Insurance

August 17, 2018

For users, the insurance protection afforded by a sharing platform is a key consideration, in addition to the earning potential on offer.

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intelligentinsurer

Insurtech Tremor launches reinsurance platform

August 17, 2018

Connecticut-based startup Tremor Technologies has launched a risk placement marketplace for reinsurance protection.

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dig-in

Insurers: Stop worrying and love Amazon?

August 17, 2018

Whenever Amazon.com Inc. eyes expansion into a new industry, the stalwarts of that space shudder. A Reuters report on Thursday that the e-commerce giant has been talking to insurers about...

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insurancethoughtleadership

How IoT May Revolutionize Claims

August 17, 2018

he IoT can facilitate and improve claims management, adding even greater value than through its ability to reduce risks.

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reuters

Exclusive: Amazon considering UK insurance comparison site - sources

August 16, 2018

Three industry executives told Reuters they had held talks with Amazon about the possible launch of a site. One said the talks were part of several discussions Amazon is having...

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betakit

US INSURANCE GIANT TRAVELERS ACQUIRES MAJORITY STAKE IN ZENSURANCE

August 16, 2018

Toronto-based Zensurance has secured significant financing from American insurance giant Travelers, BetaKit has learned.

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Insights

The first ever InsurTech unicorn shares its secrets

Deep customer insights and thinking ecosystems We were delighted that Bill Song, the Director of International Business of ZhongAn Insurance...

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The company that's about to change the Greek insurance sector

Tell us more about Hellas Direct, what is your business model and what makes you unique in the market you...

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Agenda

September 13, 2018

London, United Kingdom

CM416-ITN

2nd Edition IFRS 17 Implementation in Life Insurance

This marcus evans conference will show Life Insurance firms develop appropriate controls, systems and models in line with IFRS 17 to minimise the impact of the new accounting regulation in Life Insurance.   Attending this premier marcus evans conference will...

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September 17, 2018

Marriott, West India Quay, Canary Wharf, London

2nd Annual Pricing in Personal Lines Insurance

This marcus evans conference will look at how firms are enhancing personal lines pricing models with data analytics, machine based learning and AI to improve predictability and increase profitability.   Learn from Key Practical Case Studies: RSA leads the way...

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