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thetelegraph-uk

How to manage emerging risks using insure-tech models

February 06, 2018

How one company is using the power of machine learning to help businesses take complex decision-making to the next level. Models that objectively quantify the risk of any substance or practice...

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scmp

Big data and AI – the future of car insurance according to China’s first internet-only insurer

February 05, 2018

ZhongAn plans ‘ecology that includes various scenarios for the future of the automotive industry’. Big data and artificial intelligence are at the heart of a platform announced last week by ZhongAn...

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DealstreetAsia

Ping An’s tech units raise $2.2b from SoftBank Vision Fund, IDG, others

February 05, 2018

Ping An Insurance announced that three of its technology subsidiaries have raised a combined $2.2 billion in private placement financing.

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Efma

Why ‘insurtech’ is fundamental to the future of insurance

February 05, 2018

Matteo Carbone, a thought leader at Connected Insurance Observatory and co-author of ‘All the Insurance Players Will Be Insurtech’ discusses the need for innovation across the industry.  

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TechEu

CNP Assurances scoops up two insurance tech startups in iSalud and Azimut

February 02, 2018

Major French insurance firm CNP Assurances has acquired majority stakes in two insurance tech companies: Spain’s iSalud and France’s Azimut, for €30 million and €10 million respectively.

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asiainsurancereview

ZhongAn launches big data platform for vehicle sector

February 02, 2018

ZhongAn Online Property and Casualty Insurance, China's first online only insurer, has unveiled its big data platform called Data Cube, as part of its effort to create a big data...

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dailyfintech

Welcome to the US Health Insurance Industry, Amazon

February 01, 2018

In Asia, Amazon is looking to potentially invest in Acko. In Europe, Amazon has posted job advertisments for insurance. We were waiting for what they were going to do in the...

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betakit

OneEleven launches insurtech growth program with Aviva Canada

February 01, 2018

The four-month program is open to six companies that offer products relevant to the insurance industry, such as providing data and analytics, micro-insurance, FinTech and AI solutions, and new insurance...

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nasdaq

Incumbents fuel InsurTech investment momentum in Q4 2017

February 01, 2018

Incumbents are exerting an increasing level of influence on the start-up community as part of an emerging trend described as ‘The Sobering of InsurTech,’ according to the fourth Quarterly InsurTech Briefing from...

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insurancebusiness

Lemonade is coming to your market, says insurtech CEO

January 31, 2018

Beware the industry disruptors, warns the CEO of a European claims firm, who says that insurtech firm Lemonade is headed for our shores – and probably your market.

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Insights

Inside China’s health insurance market

4 years and a recent $2 Million investment round for this insurtech start-up Given their recent $2 Million investment round...

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Total disconnect between Fortune 500 companies and what insurers think they need to provide

As web-first rapidly becomes the norm for today’s businesses, a new bogeyman is lurking: cybersecurity. With IT systems no longer...

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Agenda

February 21, 2018

Digital Integration in Wealth Management 2018

London, UK | Arena International is thrilled to announce that the second Digital Integration in Wealth Management will be returning to London! Operating within an increasingly digital landscape and cross-generational trends emerging, there is still a need for the Wealth...

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March 06, 2018

FinovateEurope 2018

FinovateEurope 2018 will be moving to the ExCel Center in London this year (a much larger venue) on March 6 – 9 with a new, expanded conference. The first two days follow the traditional Finovate format where 70+ innovative fintech...

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