A government-backed insurtech centre has been set up in Ireland in a bid to boost the country's start-up scene.
Berlin-based insurtech Wefox Group has raised $125m (£95m) in a series B funding round led by Mubadala Investment Company.
Insurance has struggled to attract talent in recent years, finding itself competing with ‘sexier’ industries
A lot has changed at the AA in the five years since Janet Connor, now director of insurance, joined the organisation. She explains to Jonathan Swift how an investment in data and technology – alongside the relaunch of its insurance company and board…
Flock and Digital Fineprint will join 11 other British fintech companies in a Department for International Trade delegation to Empire Fintech Week in New York.
Financials services lag behind other industry sectors when it comes to digital transformation, according to a recent report.
Lemonade's success in cutting its underwriting losses could encourage other insurtechs to become carriers, market analysts suggest.
US-based insurtech Lemonade has cut its underwriting losses and grown premiums.
Insurtech Shift has raised $60m (£45.5m) in a series C funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners.
Direct Line will launch a business called Darwin in the next quarter focused exclusively on sales from price comparison sites.
SMEs may be concerned about keeping a competitive advantage – but it’s the evolving workforce challenges that can have the greatest impact on their success
In 2018, household names such as British Airways, Marriott Hotels and Facebook faced the potentially devastating consequences of large-scale data breaches. However, the threat may be bigger for SME’s, as smaller businesses lack the same resources to…
This week, the sunshine we were blessed with last week was replaced by a more winter-appropriate grey sky and rain.
A Dragon's Den-style 'hackathon' will be held for the second year running at the British Insurance Broker's Association conference in Manchester.
With telematics volumes rising steadily in recent years to pass the one million policy mark, a key question for those looking to accelerate its take-up further is whether the main premise of the product – that it is making the UK’s roads safer – is being…
By Miles has raised £5m in a Series A funding round led by Bought by Many investor, Octopus Ventures.
With increased regulation and Brexit travel insurance is facing an interesting time, Post caught up with Richard Coleman, European director at Collinson, who talked to us about his thoughts on market developments in 2019.
Lime, a new life insurtech targeting what it calls a “protection gap” in the UK, has launched.
Zurich EMEA CEO, Amanda Blanc cautioned insurers on how they use big data in her keynote speech at the Association of British Insurers annual conference.
With the deadline for entering the British Insurance Awards getting ever closer, what better time to introduce the judges who will be casting an eye over these years submissions? Post canvasses them for their favourite memories of previous BIAs and their…
Aon's former CEO of analytics, Paul Mang has been tasked with bringing together Guidewire's Analytics and Data Services division. Mang spoke to Post about cyber risk, data, and lifted the lid on Guidewire's $275m purchase, data tool Cyence.
The burden of legacy or heritage technologies is not a new issue for the insurance industry.
The government will put part of a £13m fund towards using artificial intelligence to fight insurance fraud.
UK insurtechs saw over $1bn (£780m) of funding in 2018, up from $792m the previous year.