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Breach places industry-first crypto insurance policy

February 02, 2021

Boston-based insurtech start-up Breach has announced the placement of a crypto-denominated cyber insurance policy with CoinList, a full-service token sale and crypto trading platform. Breach said the policy was an...

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businessinsider-com

Global insurtech funding reached $7.12 billion across 377 deals, the most in any year to date

February 01, 2021

Total funding increased 12% from $6.35 billion in 2019, while deal volume increased 20% from 314. Despite an initial hard dip in Q1 2020, when investors likely braced for the...

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U.S. Insurtech Trov Announces New Partnership With Electric Car Rental Specialist UFODrive

February 01, 2021

Trov, a U.S.-based insurtech company, recently announced it has formed a new partnership with UK-based electric car rental specialist, UFODrive.  According to Trov, the partnership represents a “major milestone” for the...

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intelligentinsurer

Global insurtech investment soared to record high in 2020: WTW

January 29, 2021

Investments in insurtech ventures reached a new accumulated annual high in 2020 despite the unprecedented challenges faced by the re/insurance industry due to COVID-19 and a relatively slow start to...

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insurancejournal

Insurtech Trov Partners with UFODRIVE to Insure London-Based Electric Vehicles

January 29, 2021

Trov, the San Francisco-based insurtech company, announced that UFODRIVE, a frontrunner in sustainable car rental, has selected Trov’s Mobility Insurance Platform for its fleet of fully electric vehicles. UFODRIVE will...

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techinasia

Thai insurtech firm Gettgo raises $6.7m from parent Muang Thai Group

January 28, 2021

Muang Thai Broker, the operator of online insurance comparison firm Gettgo, has raised US$6.7 million from parent company Muang Thai Group Holding as it aims to reach US$33.3 million in insurance...

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reinsurancene

Insurtech investment hit $7.1bn in 2020: WTW

January 28, 2021

Global insurtech investment reached a record $7.1 billion in 2020 despite substantial challenges to the re/insurance sector, according to a new report by Willis Towers Watson. A total of 377...

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prnewswire

Canadian Insurtech Foxquilt Announces Partnership with Digital Partners, a Munich Re company

January 26, 2021

Foxquilt, a leading insurance technology company focused on empowering small businesses and B2B networks to save on small business insurance, has partnered with Digital Partners, a Munich Re company, to...

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Mobihealthnews

'Self-pay' insurtech startup Sidecar Health hits unicorn status with $125M Series C

January 26, 2021

Price transparency and direct-payment insurance startup Sidecar Health has announced a $125 million Series C round led by Drive Capital. New investors BOND, Tiger Global and Menlo Ventures, as well...

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insurancebusinessmag

Sompo International partners with insurtech on drone insurance

January 22, 2021

Sompo International Holdings has entered into a long-term partnership with Flock, a UK-based insurtech that offers insurance solutions to commercial drone operators. The partnership looks to increase the availability of critical...

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March 25, 2021

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10th Annual Insurance Claims Management Virtual Conference

While the world is facing the unprecedented time of pandemic and its consequences for the economy, each industry has to adjust to the changes, face the challenges but also find the opportunities it can bring.  The 10th Annual Insurance Claims Management...

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April 17, 2021

Dusit Thani Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai

INSURETEK MIDDLE EAST 2021 - International Conference & Golden Shield Excellence Award

InsureTek 2021 is focused on the Advancement of Insurance Sector in the Middle East. The summit provides an excellent opportunity for the participants to learn about industry best practices, network with industry peers, unparalleled access to the most comprehensive gathering...

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