Thursday, December 3, 2020

InsurTech: A challenge to and opportunity for insurers

The insurance industry has remained much the same for more than a century but technology pushes it to change. Read more:

Anyone investing in InsurTech should consider 4Ps

Anyone considering investing in InsurTech needs to consider the four P’s of profitability, proximity, persistence and productivity. Read more:

InsurTech CEOs believe there has to be a better way

Insurance is just one vertical where startups are trying to declutter the user experiences, to create more efficient services which provide customers with greater transparency. Read more:

Tanzania can now use phones to access insurance

The incorporation of mobile technology in micro-health insurance schemes has shown promising outcomes. Read more:

Swiss insurer Helvetia looks to back startups with $55m VC fund

Swiss insurer Helvetia is the latest traditional institution to move into startups investment with the launch of its newly established venture fund. Read more:

Insurify takes $4.6m for car insurance comparison bot

Insurance policy comparison bot Insurify has raised $4.6m in a Series A round co-led by MassMutual Ventures and Nationwide Ventures. Read more:

Robo life insurance startup Certua to launch in UK

Certua, a data driven FinTech company has today announced its intention to launch to market in 2017. Read more:

One fifth of Insurance business could go to Tech start-ups

Global insurers are anticipating the loss of a substantial share of their existing business to standalone technology companies over the next five years. Read more:

Blockchain platform ready, shows InsurTech potential

A catastrophe swap software platform based on the blockchain is ready for use. Read more:

How to win in the game of odds in FinTech

At the end of the day, insurance is all about risk. Whatever keeps people safest leads to the lowest claims. Read more: