Software provider CDL has integrated its retail solution, Strata, with Amazon Echo's Alexa bot to allow customers to change and check their insurance policies via a conversation with the robot.
Artificial intelligence, regtech and collaborating with start-up incubators are key areas of focus for Lloyd’s as it seeks to modernise, the markets technology head has said.
Regulatory pressures are a barrier to innovation within the insurance industry, a market expert has said.
Charles Manchester, CEO of Manchester Underwriting believes insurers are no longer the providers of capital but instead the custodians of it.
Online retailer Amazon is more likely to compete with aggregators than traditional carriers if it enters the insurance space, experts said.
AIG has partnered with IBM and Standard Chartered to deliver the first multinational insurance policy using Blockchain.
US on-demand insurer, Slice, has confirmed its plans to expand to the UK after expanding to 13 states across the US.
Five insurtech firms are set to begin testing in the second cohort of the Financial Conduct Authority’s sandbox after successful applications.
BGL has opened a tech hub at the White Collar Factory on Sillicon Roundabout in London’s Shoreditch and is planning to develop a series of products.
It has been a year of political surprises, starting with Brexit, to Trump’s election and finally to today’s hung parliament.
While insurance is becoming ever more complex, insurers are being disrupted by digitally-led start-ups simplifying what insurers do for customers. Mike Downing, chief technology officer for the WPA Group, envisages long and complex policies with drawn…
There is no single recipe for innovation but Carrie Robinson, head of innovation at Ageas, reveals her top 10 ingredients.
Jonathan Swift speaks to We Go Look CEO and co-founder Robin Smith about building an on-demand business that handles insurance claims and why the Crawford & Co acquisition means she has more time now for the "fun stuff"
Telematics software provider, Calamp, has developed a vehicle risk management service to provide insurers with automated accident reconstruction and predictive vehicle damage assessment.
Being a digital insurer isn’t about the aptitude but the attitude. This was the conclusion of a roundtable I chaired recently for Post, in conjunction with SSP.
Smart Choice CEO and co-founder Sibtain Jiwani tells Jonathan Swift about the challenges of building a Pakistan-based insurtech business in an immature, yet potentially lucrative market.
BLM law firm has successfully put together a data analytics platform led by Artificial Intelligence in order to help predict the result of litigation that could arise from claims.
Caytons Law has developed a claims process service for its insurer clients that offer cyber policies in order to correctly map risk and settle claims appropriately.
Insurers in Europe are looking to insurtech acquisition and innovation in order to grow their businesses.
Lemonade has grown its customer base by 43%, eight months since its launch in America, beating its annual target.
Insurtech has arrived. There are daily headlines speculating how the technological revolution will impact the insurance industry and there’s no question that it will. In the second blog of this four-part series, Rachel Riley, managing director of global…
The implementation date of the General Data Protection Regulation is less than a year off but the industry’s attention is elsewhere, with issues like Brexit, the General Election and the discount rate looming large on the horizon
At a time when regulation and taxes are weighing heavily on their operations, brokers find they have to adapt to the digital age. At a Post roundtable, in association with SSP, they discussed how they can leverage new technologies to better serve their…
Aviva Ventures’ latest investment into Neos will not affect its standing relationship with emergency repairs service Homeserve.