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techcrunch

Commercial insurtech is like an exclusive club — and Google and Amazon aren’t invited

December 05, 2018

Tech companies and VCs in the insurance space have probably read many of the news articles about Amazon and Google entering insurance (here, here and here). Given their nearly unlimited...

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insurancethoughtleadership

Era of Insurance Innovation Is Upon Us

December 04, 2018

It’s a remarkable time in the insurance industry. Looking around at other major industries — retail, banking, manufacturing — it’s easy to see the changes that disruptors and technology have...

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finextra

Lloyd’s begins search for next wave of InsurTech innovators

December 04, 2018

Lloyd’s Lab, the innovator accelerator launched by the Lloyd’s market last September, is today launching a new global search for the next cohort of InsurTech innovators.

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medium

Zelros raises €4 million

December 04, 2018

Zelros raises €4 million in a first round of fundraising, boosting the rollout of its artificial intelligence (AI) technology for insurers.

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businesswire

Efma and Accenture Launch 4th Annual Innovation in Insurance Awards

December 03, 2018

Applications now being accepted for program that recognizes the best innovations transforming the insurance sector PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Efma and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have launched their fourth annual Innovation in Insurance Awards,...

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propertycasualty360

Insurance Nexus reveals Insurance Innovation Awards winners

November 30, 2018

The insurance industry is home to many innovators. In order to recognize those at the forefront of innovation, Insurance Nexus orchestrated the Insurance Innovation Awards to celebrate the organizations, individuals...

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techcrunch

Insurance startup Bright Health raises $200M at ~$950M valuation

November 30, 2018

A flurry of digital-first insurers are betting they can surpass industry incumbents with a little help from technology and a lot of help from venture capitalists. The latest to land...

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intelligentinsurer

Lemonade prepares Europe launch

November 29, 2018

US-based Lemonade is coming to Europe – its first major market outside of the US, Daniel Schreiber, CEO and co-founder, announced in a November 29 blog.

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EU Startups

Berlin-based insurtech startup ELEMENT raises €23 million Series A

November 29, 2018

Berlin-based ELEMENT Insurance, a white-label product factory for insurance, has successfully completed its Series A financing round, raising €23 million in new capital.

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insurancebusinessmag

Will insurtech alienate brokers and transactional agents?

November 28, 2018

Insurtech is not really something new anymore – but that doesn’t mean the potential for disruption no longer exists, according to Chris Keith, Philadelphia president of Lockton Companies.

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businessinsider

Insuretech startup Huddle has raised $19.2 million in funding to take on industry heavyweights

November 28, 2018

Insuretech startup Huddle has raised $19.25 million in funding led by AirTree Ventures. Other investors in the series A round include Hollard Insurance, Alium Capital and SevenWest Media.

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Agenda

December 05, 2018

London

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International Insurance Supervision 2018

International Insurance Supervision Exploring trends in risk-based supervision and achieving regulatory convergence Join us on 5 December in London to hear from EIOPA, the Bank of England, the Central Bank of Ireland and BaFin on a Risk-Based system to achieve...

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January 09, 2019

Shanghai, China

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The 4th China Health Insurance Forum 2019

The 4th China Health Insurance Forum 2019,which is hosted by Shine Consultant, endorsed by International Insurance Society(IIS) and French Healthcare Alliance(FHA),guided by China Insurance Innovation Research Institute will be held on Jan. 9th -10th, 2019 in Shanghai, China. The 4th China...

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