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intelligentinsurer

Insurtech fundraising reaches all-time high

November 20, 2018

Global fundraising for insurtech startups has already reached an all-time high in volume in 2018 as of October with 204 deals, following 202 deals in the full year of 2017...

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coverager

Root to Reward Safe Drivers Post Purchase

November 20, 2018

Root has announced a revised pricing model – drivers who avoid mobile device use while driving can save up to an additional 10% on their insurance quote.

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insurancetimes-co

King’s Ticker partners with ICE InsureTech ahead of its launch

November 20, 2018

The Munich Re backed telematic startup will be launched in early 2019. Richard King’s telematic start-up, Ticker has selected ICE Insuretech’s Policy as its chosen Administration System.

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insurancejournal

China’s Ping An Invests $47M in German Fintech Incubator Finleap

November 19, 2018

Ping An Insurance Group Co., China’s biggest insurer by market value, led investors in injecting 41.5 million euros ($47 million) into Germany’s Finleap GmbH in its latest round of funding.

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uktech

InsurTech startup Anorak nabs £5m Series A

November 16, 2018

InsurTech startup Anorak Technologies has raised £5m in Series A funding from Kamet Ventures, taking the total amount of investment raised by the company to £9m.

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My Broadband

Discovery Bank launched – All the details

November 16, 2018

Discovery CEO Adrian Gore and Discovery Bank CEO Barry Hore have announced the official launch of Discovery Bank at a media briefing in Sandton, Johannesburg.

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cnbc

A giant insurer is offering free Apple Watches to customers who meet walking goals

November 15, 2018

UnitedHealthcare members whose employers opt in to the "Motion" program can now access an Apple Watch Series 3 for the cost of tax and shipping alone.They essentially "walk off" the...

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dig-in

Overcoming the top obstacles to digital transformations

November 15, 2018

To achieve digital transformation, a growing number of organizations are increasing their investments in big data, enterprise resource planning and Internet of Things technologies. But many of those firms are...

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businesswire

Novarica Features Shift Technology in InsureTech for Insurers Report, Cites Need for Modern Analytics and AI for Fraud Detection

November 15, 2018

PARIS & BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ai--In recent analysis, Novarica, a leading insurance research, advisory and strategic consulting firm featured Shift Technology, a solution provider with a focus on enabling insurance organizations to...

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insurancebusinessmag

Evolution in insurtech continues, backed by funding from industry giants

November 14, 2018

Growth in the insurtech space may have happened later than similar developments in other financial services industries, and reached its peak in 2016 with the launch of 177 insurtech start-ups,...

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techcrunch

Home insurance provider Hippo brings in $70M amid a record year in funding for insurtech startups

November 14, 2018

Felicis Ventures and Lennar Corporation have co-led the $70 million Series C funding round for Hippo, a tech-enabled home insurance marketplace. Existing investors in the startup, like Comcast Ventures, Fifth...

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crowdfundinsider

Financial Solutions Provider LAFISE Group Selects Fintech & Insurtech novae As Digital Transformation Partner

November 14, 2018

LAFISE Group (LAFISE), a Latin American financial services provider, announced on Tuesday it has selected fintech and insurtech company novae to support its digital transformation.

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Insights

Chloe and Insurance: A Love Affair

When Chloe steps out the door of her apartment on her way to work in the morning, her vehicle automatically...

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Agenda

November 27, 2018

Dubai Marina - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Blockchain Summit Dubai 2018

Blockchain Summit Dubai is a 1 day conference and exhibition connecting over 400 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators and investors. Blockchain Summit has grown exponentially in content and audience size. Based on unrivalled content and exceptional networking opportunities, Blockchain Summit...

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November 28, 2018

Santa Clara, CA

INSURTECH20

AI & Big Data Expo North America 2018

The AI & Big Data Expo North America, the leading Artificial Intelligence & Big Data Conference & Exhibition is taking place on November 28-29 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. It will showcase the next generation technologies and strategies from the...

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