Insurers need be wary of one of the biggest traps in new product development – building it because you can, not because you should, when it comes to blockchain. Neil Edwards, CEO of The Marketing Eye, explains why to succeed this technology needs to…
A veteran of brokers Towergate and Hyperion Group, and latterly insurer Axa, Matthew Reed is now fronting his own insurtech. Here he speaks to Jonathan Swift about how the managing general agent plans to make it easier for brokers to sell corporate…
As the mother of a nine-year-old, I’ve passed the stage (I hope) of having to tell my son not to pull hair or bite other people, or order him to share his toys and tidy up after himself.
Insurers have been exploiting data for decades to underwrite risks. Could they use that know-how to market their products better - and stop tech giants from taking their customers?
Cloud-based insurtech platform Insly has raised €2.2m led by venture capital firms Concentric and Black Pearls.
Insurtech start-up Urban Jungle has launched tenants' liability insurance for renters and is planning to release a number of other products in the coming months.
Exclusive: Axa is planning to provide multiple lines through Brolly following a tie-up with the insurtech.
Why is private equity the primary investor in insurtech?
Homelyfe has launched it Partner Platform to enable third party firms to take advantage of its insurance product lines and provide home insurance cover in less than four minutes.
Zurich has launched a new initiative in order to enter partnership with innovative companies and embed technology into its business.
US on demand insurtech firm Slice has said that its on demand home sharing insurance products will be available by Q2 this year, following its partnership with Legal and General.
Global insurtech Eviid is setting its sights on expansion across Europe following the successful partnerships with insurers across the UK, US and Australia.
This week, the insurance industry received the news that the government’s controversial whiplash reforms are likely to be put into effect in April next year.
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You can never keep a good revolutionary down.
Bought by Many has launched a 'no form' online claims process for customers claiming on their pet insurance.
Ex-Axa boss Matthew Reed has launched an insurtech MGA targeted at SMEs.
Ex-Aviva product manager Damian Cristian has developed an Artificial Intelligence-driven chatbot app for personal insurance.
An insurtech start-up has today launched an app enabled home and contents product that can be bought as quickly as 85 seconds.
Reinsurers led the way in insurtech investment during Q4 2017, directly and through their corporate venture arms.
Urban Jungle has developed an application programming interface which will be rolled out to partnering home insurers.
With their restrictive covenants expiring at the end of 2017, the former LV general insurance management are now free to re-enter the market. Jonathan Swift speaks to the quintet about their new consortium ABC Investors, digital innovation and what it…
Today we feature a second quartet of businesses with their eye on the disruption prize, all of which will be worth watching out for as the year progresses.
Gadget replacement insurtech In My Bag will begin a £500,000 funding round through crowdfunding platform Seedrs.
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.