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intelligentinsurer

Legal & General partners Munich Re-backed insurtech for 'on-demand' insurance

February 19, 2018

UK's life and general insurance provider Legal & General (L&G) has partnered with US-based insurtech start-up Slice Labs to roll out ‘on-demand’ homeshare insurance. Founded in October 2015, Slice Labs provides...

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Strategic Risk

Why insurance buyers aren’t seeing more insurtech options

February 19, 2018

“Customer inertia” is driving insurtech firms to partner alongside traditional players, perhaps explaining why more new entrants haven’t emerged The insurance technology business is now receiving more than $2bn investment...

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Benefitspro

Insurers slow to adopt insurtech could be courting risk

February 16, 2018

Other industries are being disrupted by new business models and new technologies, but the insurance industry has been slow to jump on the insurtech train. But that, says a new...

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Haaretz

What Global Insurance Giants Are Searching for in Israel

February 16, 2018

Insurers are scrambling to reinvent themselves with help from Israeli start-ups in the insurtech market, that has tripled over the past four years.

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IBM

Friend or foe? Insurtechs and the global insurance industry, report by IBM

February 15, 2018

This executive report, based on a survey of insurers, insurtechs and venture capitalists, outlines causes, consequences and a path forward for insurers to successfully embrace an insurtech-infused future.

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forbes

Forbes Fintech 50 2018: The Future Of Personal Finance

February 15, 2018

The personal finance start-ups on our annual Fintech 50 list -- like Metromile, Earnin and Credit Karma -- are harnessing data, cutting-edge technology and sheer willpower to overcome the traditional...

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insurancethoughtleadership

Top 10 Claims Trends That Will Affect 2018

February 15, 2018

Here are the top 10 reasons why 2017 should be considered the kickoff year for digital transformation in insurance claims. 2017 will be remembered as the landmark year for digital transformation...

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canadianunderwriter

Portals are dead. Brokers have moved on to real-time

February 15, 2018

As insurers move away from their legacy systems and onto more flexible platforms such as Guidewire and Duck Creek, the days appear numbered for portal solutions. Real-time data exchange is...

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intelligentinsurer

Zurich taps insurtech CoverWallet for new digital initiative in Europe

February 14, 2018

Zurich Insurance Group has entered into an exclusive collaboration in Europe with insurtech startup CoverWallet and launched a new digital distribution channel in Spain.

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intelligentinsurer

Swiss Re partners with insurtech SpatialKey

February 14, 2018

Swiss Re has partnered with Denver-based geospatial insurance technology company SpatialKey to offer P&C insurers multiperil hazard data through SpatialKey’s proprietary underwriting solution.

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Insights

Growing regulatory burdens to impact European insurtech while rising claims will leave their mark on North America

Following on from our previous post on Product Development, which concluded the 'Key Themes' section of our Global Trend Map, we...

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The ultimate insurtech maths

There are almost 1,500 insurance tech startups out there with $19B in funding, based on data provided by Venture Scanner....

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Agenda

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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March 07, 2018

Villa Miani, Rome, Italy

OWIN 2018 Customer Conference

BE READY FOR A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN OUR FINANCIAL AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY. Attend the full day of expert views on the latest industry trends and challenges, product innovation sessions, and networking opportunities with Objectway’s community. An event organized by Objectway,...

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