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How telematics can benefit commercial fleets

July 07, 2020

  For many businesses, managing vehicles is a key element of their operations, and these logistics can present a unique set of challenges. For example, the frequency and severity of...

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Wolt partners with on-demand insurance platform Demandoo to serve freelancers

July 07, 2020

Effective July 1, Finnish food delivery services provider Wolt is offering personal accident insurance (up to $50,000, without a deductible) and third-party insurance (up to $1,000,000) to all its drivers...

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Insurtech Company, Foxquilt, Receives $3.5M Seed Round to Continue Supporting Small Businesses With Smarter Insurance Through COVID-19

July 07, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has illuminated the value of community and accelerated the need for businesses to adopt digital solutions, transcend innovative offerings and empower their customers. Foxquilt is using their...

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A brief history of insurtech

July 07, 2020

Insurtech, a portmanteau of ‘insurance’ and ‘technology’, is a relatively new concept, but when was the term coined? You would be hard-pressed to pinpoint this to a specific place and...

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CommerzVentures invests $6m in insurtech Concirrus

July 07, 2020

Heiko Schwender, Partner at CommerzVentures, comments: “Our passion lies in helping fintech and insurtech companies to succeed. We believe Concirrus has the best solution to manage risk in the marine...

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Insurtech funding rounds: Q2 2020 edition

July 07, 2020

There's no hiding the fact that the coronavirus pandemic has impacted insurtech funding. Digital Insurance's quarterly review of Crunchbase data found 36 investment events loosely grouped under the "insurtech" umbrella;...

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Majesco

Innovation: Listening, Learning, Leading

July 03, 2020

There are times when a word or a concept needs a second look through a different lens. This is the case for the word innovation. At a high level, innovation...

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ft

Insurance start-up Lemonade shares double after IPO

July 03, 2020

Shares in Lemonade, the SoftBank-backed home insurance start-up, more than doubled on their first morning of trading, valuing the company at more than $3bn. The shares were priced at $29...

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coverager

Coronavirus, what have you done?

July 02, 2020

From the moment news of COVID-19 started spreading, insurance carriers knew there would be a significant business impact. Exactly what the impact would be was not immediately clear, and still...

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TechEu

French insurtech startup Koala raises €1.6 million to help compensate for travel disruptions

July 02, 2020

French travel tech startup Koala has closed a €1.6 million seed round led by London-based Insurtech Gateway, with participation from Playfair Capital, Techstars Ventures and private investors, including former CEOs...

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Agenda

July 15, 2020

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SVIA Next-Gen Core Systems Webinar Series | Episode #4

Episode #4: Developing a Roadmap & Business Case How do insurer's pivot to address the new core system requirements and how do they develop the business case and roadmap to undertake those changes? Leaders layout plans, lessons learned, and recommendations....

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July 26, 2020

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Quesnay's Female Founders in InsurTech 2020

  Female Founders in InsurTech 2020 is an innovation competition targeted at elevating female entrepreneurs with solutions relevant to the insurance industry by providing mentorship, education, and partnership opportunities.  This is the seventh edition of Quesnay’s Female Founders in Tech...

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