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Tokio Marine invests in Allianz-backed insurtech Simplesurance

October 02, 2018

Tokio Marine Holdings has made a strategic investment in German insurtech firm Simplesurance (SISU) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance.

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Hannover Re partners with insurtech Life by Spot on launch

October 01, 2018

Hannover Re's U.S. life insurance unit is partnering with insurtech Life By Spot, which sells short-duration life policies direct to consumer online.

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PrivateEquityWire

Eos Venture Partners strategic InsurTech fund makes first two investments

October 01, 2018

Eos Venture Partners (Eos) debut Insurtech fund, EVP I, has made its first two investments, in Concirrus, a marine insurance analytics platform and in Digital Fineprint (DFP) an SME-focused lead...

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Majesco

What we need now is a solid memo from the future regarding InsurTech

September 28, 2018

It has come to our attention that you may be ignoring the impact of InsurTech on your business, its model and your customer base. There are two possible outcomes that...

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Toyota's investments into ridesharing include insurance opportunities

September 28, 2018

Toyota Motor Corp., Asia’s biggest carmaker, is preparing for a potential future where people don’t buy cars. That’s behind the hefty investments that the company has made in ride-hailing providers,...

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Riskblock Alliance, LIMRA roll out blockchain application for life insurance

September 28, 2018

The Institutes’ RiskBlock Alliance, a coalition of insurers working on distributed-ledger technology use cases, has partnered with LIMRA to introduce Mortality Monitor, the group’s first blockchain technology life insurance and...

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techcrunch

Insurance startups have raised billions as industry players fight tech disruptors

September 27, 2018

Insurance technology companies have raised multiple billions of dollars in the past four years as venture capitalists finance industry disruptors and enabling technologies for established players to fend off new...

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insurancethoughtleadership

Insurance Innovation: Keys to Success

September 27, 2018

This article is installment two of three in a series on how insurers will respond to the biggest challenge that most of us will face in our careers: Now that...

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finsmes

Slice Labs Raises $20M in Extended Series A Funding

September 26, 2018

Slice Labs, a NYC-based on-demand insurance cloud platform provider, raised an additional $20m in Series A funding. The round was led by The Co-operators with participation from XL Innovate, Horizons,...

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cbinsights

Why Is John Hancock Selling Only Interactive Life Insurance?

September 26, 2018

John Hancock Vitality is the name of a policy that encourages users to track workouts and healthy eating habits through a wearable device. It used to be an optional benefit....

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Insights

Software is eating the world, but AI is going to eat software

Virtually everyone agrees that ecosystems will play an important role in the future of insurance. So, what are the success...

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Buzzing for Insurtech

The above graph represents a network of 860 Twitter users whose recent tweets contained "insurtech - (minus) fintech", or who...

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Agenda

October 08, 2018

Boston, MA

Chief Analytics Officer, Fall 2018

Chief Analytics Officer, Fall 2018 returns to Boston, 8-11 October where we will explore how you as an analytics leader can drive innovation within your business, build a cross-function analytical culture and learn how to generate value whilst looking to...

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October 09, 2018

Hilton Tower Bridge, London, UK

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Insurance AI and Analytics Europe

Having enjoyed rapid growth since its inception in 2014, the Insurance AI and Analytics Europe Summit returns to London in 2018 (9th – 10th October), Insurance Nexus have announced. Over 350 senior insurance executives will descend on the Hilton Tower...

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