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Insurtech: Getsafe Looks to Conquer Europe with Digital Alternative to Traditional Insurance

May 18, 2021

Getsafe is an emerging Insurtech based in Germany with international aspirations. This past December, Getsafe announced a $30 million funding round led by Swiss Re – bringing the company to $53 million in...

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India is second largest insurtech market in Asia Pacific, S&P Global says

May 18, 2021

New Delhi: India is the second largest insurance technology market in the Asia Pacific, accouting for 35% of the $3.66 billion of the venture capital coming into the sector in the...

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Insurtech receives EIS relief after public guidance update

May 18, 2021

Peppercorn has become the first insurtech to receive Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) relief approval following HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) updating its public guidance. The insurtech’s application was previously rejected...

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Ethos raises $200mn in Series D funding

May 17, 2021

Insurtech company Ethos has raised $200 million in a Series D investment round, boosting its valuation to $2 billion. Since its initial launch, revenue and users have each grown by...

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Zywave announces latest acquisition

May 17, 2021

Insurtech provider Zywave has acquired Modgic, an Oregon-based provider of workers’ compensation and mod analysis software for the commercial insurance industry. “The acquisition of Modgic is an exciting step as Zywave continues...

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InsurTech B2Z Debuts Small Business Policy Suite

May 17, 2021

Online business insurance company B2Z Insurance has rolled out a new suite of insurance policies for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), including a business owners policy, cyber insurance and more, according to...

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Supercharge' insurance distribution with technology

May 17, 2021

The pandemic and climate change are making the world more insurance conscious, and insurers should seize the moment by enhancing their distribution channels with virtual reality and Artificial Intelligence, Capgemini...

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postonline-co

Intelligence: Insurtech and the missing women – time for an investigation

May 17, 2021

Cast your mind back to when you were last at a gathering of insurtech professionals (there were plenty pre pandemic) and questions come to mind…why so few women? Is it to do...

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ISC partners with Markel on gig economy general liability policy

May 14, 2021

Multi-line program administrator Integrated Specialty Coverages has launched a new General Liability policy program geared towards gig economy contractors. The program has been designed to provide contractors “by the job”...

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Jacqueline McNamee: The insurtech MGA serving brokers ‘something different’

May 14, 2021

Ex-AIG boss McNamee has plans for C-Quence’s next chapter, including servicing its ’tremendous broker distribution channel’ When Jacqueline McNamee left AIG in 2016, she felt a strong desire to do...

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Insurtech sector faces diversity crisis unless action is taken

May 14, 2021

In 2019, only 2.7% of venture capital went to companies founded only by women and only around 13% of all VC decision makers are women. In addition, women are only...

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May 19, 2021

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Life & Voluntary Benefits 2.0 - Competing in a Post COVID World

In this webinar thought leaders discuss how the New Normal and the digital acceleration are reshaping the Life & Voluntary Benefits Market. They will discuss opportunities and challenges across the value chain and what it will take to compete in...

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May 20, 2021

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InsurTech Investment Summit

In 2020, InsurTech investment reached an all-time high of $7.1 billion with over 370 deals (WTW Q4 Report). The trend of increasing investment continued even during one of the darkest periods for insurers who were facing Covid liability, record natural...

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