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London insurtech Flock raises £2.25M from all-star global investors to take drone insurance to new heights

May 29, 2018

Flock, a London-based startup pioneering the use of real-time data in insurance, has raised a £2.25M Seed funding round from a range of global investors. Flock’s round was led by...

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Five emerging InsurTechs to take notice of

May 29, 2018

Insurance companies have been slow to embrace digital technology; however, signs are emerging that the industry is gradually opening up to the idea of alternative ways of providing insurance services....

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Insurtech ZhongAn touts blockchain’s transformational power, signs up over 100 hospitals to improve claims processing

May 29, 2018

ZhongAn Tech’s chief is on a mission and believes that blockchain, the distributed ledger technology behind cryptocurrencies, will play a “tremendous role” in transforming China’s centuries-old insurance sector.

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businesstoday

Why Amazon has invested $15 million in Indian startup Acko

May 28, 2018

Amazon has just made its first investment in the Indian insurance sector. On Sunday, online-only insurance policy provider Acko announced that it has received a funding of $12 million (about...

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18 Top Insurtech to pitch at the #GSII18

May 28, 2018

The Global Summit for Insurance Innovation (#GSII18) has announced the list of startups that will participate in the second day of the conference. 18 startups will be presenting their current...

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insurancejournal

Insurtech Next Insurance Ditching Agency Model to Become a Carrier

May 25, 2018

Next Insurance, which debuted in 2016 as a digital insurance agency for small to medium-size businesses, is repositioning itself by becoming a licensed insurance carrier.

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Willis Towers Watson

Quarterly InsurTech Briefing Q1 2018

May 24, 2018

In this edition of our Quarterly InsurTech Briefing, we take a look at the universe of InsurTech capital providers. Our aim is to understand their strategies and motivations in order...

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Italian ARCHIMEDE debuts among the Top 10 insurtech initiatives with USD 55 million funding

May 24, 2018

Successfully closed the IPO of Archimede, the new SPAC promoted by Andrea BATTISTA, Matteo CARBONE, Gianpiero ROSMARINI aimed at the development of a new insurance carrier - independent, multichannel and...

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propertycasualty360

InsurTech & the latest trends in core systems purchasing

May 24, 2018

One of the most pressing questions that has arisen from the InsurTech movement is this: Will InsurTech startups have a need to utilize the incumbent tech market’s capabilities? In the...

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Tips for managing talent, culture and insurtech from insurance CIOs

May 23, 2018

I had the pleasure of moderating a CIO workshop on innovation and insurtech at the 11th annual Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council meeting.

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Insights

Auto insurance is here to stay, but it’s going to look different

Counting 165 companies of which 40 have raised money in the past years, the auto insurance category has accumulated a...

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Insurance: Expats will continue to play a key role in Afghanistan talent market

Following on from our Regional Profile on the Middle East, our journey round world Insurance and Insurtech trends today reaches its...

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Agenda

May 30, 2018

St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business, NY, USA

Next Gen Analytics and the Internet of Things: Powering Insurtech

The Center for Executive Development of St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business will be sponsoring the second of its Insurtech Thought Leadership events, “Next Gen Analytics and the Internet of Things: Powering Insurtech.” Co-sponsored by SAS, OCTO, and Accenture,...

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June 06, 2018

Venues Monument, 8 Eastcheap, London, UK

InsiderTech London 2018

What's working and what's not in InsurTech There's no way The Insurance Insider would have put on a technology-themed event this time two years ago. In our market that would have been tantamount to commercial suicide... But that all changed last year...

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