Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Insurance is evolving through technology

We are seeing a very clear shift away from traditional insurance cover to newer, more evolved methods to maintain pace in a fast changing, always-on and connected world. Read more: www.bizcommunity.com

Finstar expands senior FinTech team with Timko hire

Finstar Financial Group has further expanded its fintech and financial services investment program with the hire of Eugene Timko.v

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: www.finextra.com

10 InsurTech trends for 2017

December/January is usually the time to predict key trends for the year to come, and so it goes with the InsurTech sector as well. Read more: banknxt.com

PayCar parks €1.3m and teams up with BNP Paribas

French payments startup PayCar has landed €1.3m in a funding round from banking giant BNP Paribas. ead more: www.fintechroundup.com

Health insurance startup Ottonova grabs €15m-plus

Munich-based health insurance startup Ottonova has closed a new round of funding led by Tengelmann Ventures. The round is between €15m and €20m. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

FinTech investments slides as InsurTech gains

The unexpectedly large turnout at last week’s insurance technology conference in Las Vegas speaks to the changes in the fintech landscape. Read more: www.wsj.com

Is the era of insurance aggregators ending?

The insurance industry will move from claims handler to claims preventer, so comparing products will become much more complicated. Read more: insurancethoughtleadership.com

Usage-based insurance apps: Opportunity or obstacle?

It’s been almost a decade since Progressive launched its usage-based insurance (UBI) program, Snapshot. Read more: www.carriermanagement.com

AI and Insurance: exchanging privacy for a cheaper rate

Do you have car insurance? Health insurance? Homeowners insurance? Read more: fintechranking.com