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finledger.com

Hippo, home insurtech startup, secures $350 million capital investment

December 01, 2020

Hippo, a startup focused on providing home insurance digitally, has secured a $350 million capital investment from Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company. The new financing – which was provided in the...

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finledger.com

Metromile to go public via SPAC in $1.3 billion deal

December 01, 2020

Insurtech Metromile announced Tuesday that it is the latest fintech to go public via a SPAC (special purpose acquisition company) at a valuation of $1.3 billion. Specifically, it will go...

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insuranceday

Asia insurtech sector speeding ahead on regulatory fast track

December 01, 2020

The adoption of insurtech solutions in Hong Kong and Singapore is not without its challenges, but these are being addressed through proof of concept initiatives sanctioned by the regulator

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reinsurancene

Neptune Flood expands products to remaining five US states

December 01, 2020

Neptune Flood, an insurtech firm focused on the flood market, has expanded its residential products to the remaining five additional states, Montana, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming, and Washington, DC....

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techinasia

F10 accelerator partners with PwC Singapore for fintech accreditation program

December 01, 2020

F10, a startup incubator, said that fintech startups joining its newest accelerator batch in Singapore will be the first cohort to be evaluated through PwC Singapore’s accreditation program. The accreditation aims to help...

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Asia:InsurTech firm introduces product insurance, joins hands with Shopee

December 01, 2020

InsurTech firm Cover Genius, whose insurance distribution platform protects the customers of some of the world's largest online companies, has announced the expansion of its product and parcel insurance and...

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disrupt-africa

SA insurtech startup OneSpark launches with “significant” funding raise

December 01, 2020

South African insurtech startup OneSpark, which says it is providing tech-based insurance products for the main market, has launched operations and secured a “significant” US dollar funding round to help...

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asiainsurancereview

HK-based InsurTech secures $14m Series A funding

December 01, 2020

Coherent, a provider of digital platforms to insurers, has raised U$14m in a Series A funding round led by global VC fund Cathay Innovation, with participation from Franklin Templeton. The...

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businesswire

eMaxx appoints Governor Mary Fallin-Christensen to Board of Directors

November 30, 2020

PEABODY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eMaxx announces the appointment of former Governor Mary Fallin-Christensen of Oklahoma to the Board of Directors. Governor Fallin-Christensen’s strategic vision and leadership in her roles as the first...

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ibsintelligence

OneConnect Smart Technology launches in Malaysia

November 27, 2020

OneConnect Financial Technology, a technology-as-a-service platform provider and an associate of Ping An Insurance Group, launched its new entity – OneConnect Smart Technology, in Malaysia. The launch was graced by Dato’ Ng Wan...

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Insights

3 Things that Every Smart Homeowner Does

Owning a home is not as one-dimensional as one might assume. In fact, most of the great investments (other than...

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Agenda

December 07, 2020

Austin, TX

INSURTECHNEWS

Dig|In 2020: The Digital Future of Insurance

Dig|In is where the best minds in insurance discuss the most innovative ideas and technology driving the digital transformation of the industry. This innovative, industry-leading event will showcase the best aspects of the digital future of insurance. Dig|In will feature...

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January 11, 2021

on-line

REUTERS NEXT: Rethink, rebuild, recover. A new vision for a better tomorrow

REUTERS NEXT kicks off 2021 by gathering global leaders and forward thinkers to reimagine solutions to the challenges the new year brings. After the extraordinary upheavals of 2020, we will come together to look ahead at opportunities for change and growth, as...

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