As the Insurtech 100 publishes, Post caught up with some of the firms listed across Europe, USA and Asia to reflect on the past 12 months, the future, favourite apps and food
Musical instruments require insurance cover that's in tune with their tumultuous lives.
US-based insurtech start-up Next Insurance has raised $83m in a Series B funding round led by Redpoint Ventures and including Munich Re.
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There does not appear to be any slowdown in the number of insurtech start-ups that are aiming to mark their mark on the insurance sector.
Securities class actions are on the increase as law firms target smaller companies and focus on litigation related to initial public offerings
US chipmaking giant Intel has bought Israeli software company Mobileye for £12.5bn ($15.3bn) placing a big bet on the future of driverless cars.
The insurance claim for the destruction of an Amos 6 satellite will total $196m (£158m) according to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
Chinese conglomerate Fosun has decided to end the firm's bid to buy a controlling 52% stake in Israeli insurer Phoenix.
Travel insurance start-up Passportcard is intending to be operational in the UK by the end of 2016.
Chinese conglomerate Fosun has made its third purchase in Israel and its first in insurance in the country.
Chinese investment group Fosun is looking at buying around half of one of Israel's leading insurance groups - Phoenix.
Howden Broking Group, part of the Hyperion Insuranec Group, has acquired Israeli insurance broker Bar-Ziv Ravid Insurance Group.
After 14 years building CFC Underwriting from a dotcom start-up to a successful MGA, founder and managing director David Walsh now sees the global market as his canvas.
Aegon’s acquisition of Santander’s Spanish insurance business is expected to close in the second quarter of 2013, a spokesman confirmed to Insurance Insight.
American International Group has reached an agreement with Aurec Gold Investments to acquire the remaining 49.99% interest in AIG Israel Insurance Company.
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Israeli bank Leumi has begun selling its nearly 10% stake in Migdal Insurance and Financial Holdings to institutional investors, Reuters said on Thursday, quoting a market source.
Generali has completed the sale of its 69.1% share in Migdal Insurance and Financial Holdings to Eliahu Insurance Company for €705m.
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The Generali Group has reached a new agreement to sell its entire 69.13% stake in Israeli firm Migdal Insurance and Financial Holdings to Eliahu Insurance Company.
The Middle East could be staring down the barrel of a huge earthquake that would leave tens of thousands dead and destroy hundreds of thousands of homes, according to seismologists.
Standard & Poor's has put Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Oman, and Tunisia on negative outlook, indicating a one-in-three chance it will lower their soverign ratings.
The Generali Group has agreed to sell its entire 69.1% holding in Migdal Insurance and Financial Holdings to Shlomo Eliahu, founder and controlling shareholder of the Israeli financial Group Eliahu.