Friday, September 18, 2020

Aviva partners with tech accelerator

Aviva is to partner with Plug and Play, a global digital start-up accelerator headquartered in Silicon Valley. Read more:

InsurTech will be the next big thing

The insurance industry is a sector of finance that is begging for disruption. Read more:

Former execs launch InsurTech venture fund

A trio of former industry executives have established an insurance-focused venture capital fund aimed at investing in InsurTech startups. Read more:

Hippo secures $14m to disrupt home insurance

Home insurance startup Hippo has picked up $14m in a Series A round led by Horizons Ventures. Read more:

The Bond Exchange launches online wholesale surety platform

The Bond Exchange is pleased to announce the launch of an automated surety bond system built exclusively for professional insurance agents. Read more:

Transactions on Paytm now insured via free insurance cover

Paytm announced a free of cost insurance cover for users’ e-wallets. Read more:

Disability-focused InsurTech startup Getsurance nabs €2m

German InsurTech startup Getsurance has picked up €2m in a Seed round of funding from Rocket Internet founder Alexander Samwer’s Picus Capital. Read more:

Silicon Valley accelerator looks for insurance startups

Plug and Play Tech Center, a Silicon Valley global technology accelerator and venture fund, announced on Thursday a call for applications from startups in its insurance platform. Read more:

FinTech, InsurTech and the millenially-minded

The opportunity in #fintech and #Insurtech is not as young as we like to think. Read more:

How InsurTech is rapidily changing insurance and health

Several traditional insurance big players – like Chinese giant Ping An – are showing us great examples of how to change your vision. Read more: