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MAPFRE Is Now on Amazon

October 17, 2018

Leading Spanish-insurer MAPFRE announced it has signed a “strategic agreement” with Amazon Spain. As part of the agreement, MAPFRE will offer its products on Amazon.es via a branded storefront, becoming...

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insurancetimes-co

'Digital attackers' v 'process improvers'

October 16, 2018

Guidewire boss Marcus Ryu says insurers should embrace insurtech - but pick ‘process improvers’ above ‘digital attackers’

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carriermanagement

Wasted Opportunity for Reinsurers?

October 15, 2018

There is a recurring observation that Adrian Jones and Matteo Carbone have included in all of the articles about financial results they have written this year: Reinsurers are paying much...

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intelligentinsurer

Insurtech disruption could become a ‘black swan’ event: JLT’s Flandro

October 15, 2018

The speed at which technology is transforming the insurance industry means it could become a so-called black swan event for the industry – as opposed to technology being gradually implemented...

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Northwestern Mutual opens innovation lab, announces pitch event

October 12, 2018

Northwestern Mutual has opened an innovation center, Cream City Labs, at the company’s headquarters in downtown Milwaukee. Cream City Labs was designed to advance innovation, ideation and experimentation for employees...

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insurancebusinessmag

Travelers reveals major Amazon tie-up in the US

October 12, 2018

The Travelers Companies, Inc. has announced a major new tie-up with technology giant Amazon. Under the new partnership, the insurer will offer smart home kits as well as insurance and...

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carriermanagement

Who’s Next? The Value of MGAs vs. Carriers

October 11, 2018

With Next Insurance making a decision convert from a digital managing general agency for small and medium-sized businesses to a licensed insurance carrier in May, there isn’t much to report...

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insurancebusinessmag

Former Lloyd’s executive joins insurtech as executive chair

October 11, 2018

Former Canopius corporate development head Sally Coryn (pictured) has joined insurtech iX Technology Group Ltd as executive chair. With over three decades of insurance industry experience spanning strategy, analysis, investor...

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insurancejournal

Efficiency, Insurtech, Auto Uncertainty Drive Insurance M&A Activity, Says S&P

October 10, 2018

After one of the most active years for mergers and acquisitions in property/casualty and life insurance, market conditions point to a continued push for deals, according to analysis by S&P...

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insurancethoughtleadership

How to Use AI, Starting With Distribution

October 10, 2018

How can insurers meet increased customer expectations at a lower cost? AI-powered care delivers on a future vision of customer service with an opportunity for savings of 30% by, for...

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Insights

Prima Italian Insurtech MGA Raises €100 Million from Goldman Sachs and Blackstone

Goldman Sachs Private Capital Investing along with several funds managed by The Blackstone Group's Tactical Opportunities have invested €100 mln...

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What’s getting in the way of your company’s well-intentioned innovation strategy?

The insurance industry is facing seismic and unprecedented shifts on multiple dimensions. From increasing client expectations to new emerging risks,...

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Agenda

October 17, 2018

Munich, Germany

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DIA Munich 2018

The must-see event for insurtech and innovation in insurance We’re very pleased to invite you to the 5th edition of DIA, the must see insurtech conference.  DIA Munich will take place at the awesome Eisbach Movie Studios on October 17-18, 2018. What you can...

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October 18, 2018

Berlin, Germany

4th Annual Motor Insurance Telematics Conference

How to further develop and capitalise on opportunities of insurance telematics? How to embrace technological disruption to gain competitive advantage and retain the customers? These and other questions are becoming more and more important and generate increased interest of the...

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