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Marsh and JLT’s specialty operations will rebrand as Marsh-JLT Specialty once the acquisition has closed.
Beazley will cease to write business on construction and engineering lines.
Fraugster, a software company that uses artificial intelligence to prevent fraud for online retailers, has raised $14m in funding as it looks to expand into new markets.
Hiscox has spent $15m preparing for business after Brexit, the specialist insurer disclosed in its third quarter trading statement.
The insurtech sector continues to grow, with a 40% increase in the number of insurance-related patents, research found.
Admiral has reached an agreement with its founder and ex-CEO, Henry Engelhardt and his wife, Diane Engelhardt that will see them invest $25 million in the group’s US comparison website, Compare.
McLarens' largest private equity backer has sold its stake in the company.
A holding company will be established for Ed and Besso, with Steve Hearn as group CEO. However the two BGC-owned brokers will remain separate companies.
The quick turnaround of Slice’s on-demand cyber insurance policy demonstrates the “leverage” partnerships with insurtechs can provide, according an Axa XL collaborator.
Global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker Ed has been acquired by BGC Partners.
Applied Systems will consider entering Australia, New Zealand or South Africa if an acquisition opportunity presents itself.
Google is actively looking for further investment in the insurtech space, following its acquisition of a minority stake in Applied Systems.
Insurers need to do more to build on their data and analytics capabilities to address customer needs, a conference heard.
A new telematics provider is about to enter the motor insurance market, targeting the lower-premium segment, beyond just young drivers.
Andrew Morrish, claims director at Aviva, has said that he doesn’t foresee Aviva’s digital push changing with the departure of CEO Mark Wilson.
Guidewire’s insurtech marketplace will bring benefits for both insurers and insurtechs, members of the press heard at its annual conference in Las Vegas.
Crawford-owned We Go Look is bringing its self-service on demand inspection app to the UK.
A week on from Hurricane Michael making landfall in Florida, estimates of the cost of the are beginning to emerge, running to as much as $21bn (£16.25bn).
Applied Systems has secured a “nine figure” cash injection from a Google investment firm in a move that will further drive growth at the company.
The rate at which technology is evolving makes it difficult to predict cyber risk pricing, members of the press heard at a conference in Las Vegas.
Brokers don’t need to fear job losses through automation, a conference heard.
General Data Protection Regulation filings could be used as a potential trigger for payouts from cyber parametric insurance policies, a conference heard.