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Home insurtech Hippo partners with American Family analytics unit

September 09, 2019

The focus on innovation and ideation within large insurance carriers continues to yield new kinds of cooperation between companies

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Root Insurance Raises $350 Million in Series E Funding, Led by Coatue and DST Global

September 09, 2019

Root’s Valuation Now at $3.65 Billion COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Root Insurance, the largest property casualty InsurTech in the country, announced today $350 million in Series E funding. Root has now raised...

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Insurtech talks the talk, but will it transform the industry?

September 09, 2019

Technology companies at the forefront of the so-called insurtech revolution are talking the talk, but there is very little of substance to back up their words, according to the online...

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CPP Group’s Insurtech Blink Teams Up With Canadian Travel Insurer to Roll Out Real-Time Insurance Services

September 09, 2019

Blink, part of Leeds headquartered CPP Group Plc, recently announced it has teamed up with Canadian travel insurance group Manulife to support the roll-out of real-time insurance services.

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Insurers offer apps, telehealth to aid members affected by Dorian

September 06, 2019

As Hurricane Dorian bears down on the U.S., some health payers are moving to assist members in the wake of expected storm impact and lack of access to health services.

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Prudential Financial to acquire Assurance IQ, Inc., a leading consumer solutions platform for health and financial wellness needs, for $2.35 billion

September 06, 2019

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Assurance IQ, Inc., “Assurance,” a profitable, fast-growing direct-to-consumer platform that transforms the buying experience...

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Lincoln Financial expands digital underwriting

September 05, 2019

Life insurer Lincoln Financial Group has launched a new online underwriting tool with the goal of providing more accurate quotes through their advisors, and faster processing for customers.

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AkinovA Leads Insurtech Innovation with Adoption of OpenFin, the Ubiquitous Capital Markets OS

September 05, 2019

AkinovA, the electronic marketplace for the transfer and trading of re/insurance risk, together with OpenFin, the operating system (OS) of finance, today announced the adoption of OpenFin for the deployment...

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A practical strategy for switching to customer-centric tech

September 04, 2019

What do Facebook, Google and Amazon do so well that remains a struggle for insurance? They make the customer the centre of everything they do, according to Denise Garth, senior vice...

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4 Ways Telematics Is Improving Car Safety

September 04, 2019

Recent corrective pricing aimed at combating deteriorating loss costs across the commercial auto insurance industry has put increasing pressure on fleet managers and employees insured

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September 12, 2019

Hilton Chicago, USA

Insurance Nexus Awards 2019

The World' s Leading Celebration Of Insurance Excellence A BLACK-TIE GALA In the pursuit of delivering customer-first products with a seamless experience from purchase to claims, each carrier must first become a customer-centric organization. To recognize excellence and innovation at...

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September 18, 2019

Novotel Amsterdam City | The Netherlands

Connected Claims Europe 2019

Your customer demands a speedy, transparent and bespoke claims experience. Your organisation requires absolute efficiency, accuracy and flawless technological integration. Look left and right and you will know that the standard of service has never been higher. The possibility that...

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