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insurancebusinessmag.com

Are investors still interested in insurtech?

January 19, 2021

Technology continues to be a primary growth driver in insurance dealmaking worldwide. Notable deals completed in 2020 include investments into US-based startup Openly, Belgium’s Keypoint, and yallacompare in the United...

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TechEu

French insurtech startup Leocare raising €15 million to boost growth

January 19, 2021

Insurtech startup Leocare, which offers a ‘modern’ way to get homes, cars, motorbikes and smartphones insured, is raising €15 million from Felix Capital, Ventech and Daphni to fuel its growth. Brought...

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Insurance Business UK

Insurance industry reacts to business interruption test case outcome

January 18, 2021

Friday’s 112-page long verdict by the Supreme Court in the UK business interruption (BI) test case appeal has got everyone talking – from insurance companies to trade bodies, as well...

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thefintechtimes

InsurTech in the United States of America: A Blossoming Relationship Fuelled by COVID

January 18, 2021

After a year of economic turmoil, the US emerged from 2020 with its insurtech crown intact. American companies accounted for 39 places in FinTech Global’s InsurTech 100 (2020) – almost...

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insurancetimes-co

Insurers must act quickly to compensate customers and rebuild trust says Insurtech UK

January 18, 2021

Insurers will need to rebuild trust with customers following the Supreme Court ruling, but the pandemic has also highlighted the need for digitalisation It is important for insurers to act...

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techinasia

Indian insurtech startup Digit achieves unicorn status after $18.5m raise

January 15, 2021

Indian insurtech firm Digit Insurance announced it has raised 135 crore rupees (US$18.5 million) from existing investors, bringing its valuation to US$1.9 billion and achieving unicorn status. However, the company...

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globenewswire

Porch Group Announces Four Strategic Acquisitions and Expansion Into InsurTech

January 15, 2021

Porch Group, Inc. ("Porch” or “the Company") (NASDAQ: PRCH), a leading vertical software company reinventing the home services industry, is announcing four strategic acquisitions that strengthen the Company’s rapidly expanding platform for...

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ksusentinel.com

Global InsurTech Market to Witness Growth More Than 17% CAGR till 2027

January 14, 2021

The emerging advanced technologies such as machine learning, deep learning and others are expected to affect entire landscape of insurance sector, thus, creating lucrative growth opportunities for InsurTech companies. Insurance...

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khaleejtimes.com

Digital drive boosts insurtech prospects in UAE

January 14, 2021

Insurtech is all poised to boom given the disruption brought in by startups coupled with aggressive adoption of technologies by traditional insurers. The challenge to capture the customer’s needs in...

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reinsurancene

HSCM hires SCOR’s Adrian Jones in InsurTech & re/insurance push

January 14, 2021

Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. (HSCM), the insurance-linked securities (ILS), reinsurance and transportation-focused investment manager, has announced the appointment of Adrian Jones from SCOR as the firm looks to expand...

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finextra

Generali and the APICIL Group acquire a stake in IZNES

January 13, 2021

They become respectively the first insurer and the first social protection group to enter IZNES capital.This strategic partnership accelerates the development of a new blockchain ecosystem for processing UCI transactions.Thanks...

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Agenda

March 10, 2021

on-line

InsurTech Spring 2021 Conference

InsurTech NY and InsurTech Hartford are hosting a joint Spring Conference to bring together the insurance innovators and InsurTech leaders across the globe. The conference will feature speakers from insurance carriers and brokers making strides in innovation InsurTech startups that...

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March 25, 2021

on-line

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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