Policybazaar closes $7.7m investment from Info Edge, following $77m Series E

India-based insurance product marketplace Policybazaar has reportedly closed a funding round from Info Edge, in a deal was worth around $7.7m.

CLARA closes $11.5m Series A led by Oak HC/FT

CLARA analytics has closed its Series A funding round on $11.5m, with Oak HC/FT leading the investment.

Village Capital, PayPal choose 12 startups for FinTech accelerator

Village Capital and PayPal have chosen 12 startups to take part in their first FinTech accelerator in Sub-Saharan Africa.

India-based InsurTech platform Acko raises $12m

Online insurer company Acko General Insurance has raised a $12m funding round led by Amazon.

MSIG, Anapi partner to build insurance protection for digital partners

MSIG has partnered with InsurTech platform Anapi to bring insurance protection to the digital ecosystem.

Californian InsurTech Hippo raises $70m in Series C round

Hippo Insurance has raised $70m Series C investment round led by Felicis Ventures and homebuilder Lennar Corporation. Founded in 2017, Hippo allows customers to get a...

Aviva launches new subscription-styled insurance platform

Aviva has launched a new subscription-styled insurance product to give UK custoemrs better controls over their cover.

Axa teams with Carousell to simplify digital auto insurance purchasing

AXA Insurance has formed a partnership with Carousell to offer an integrated insurance purchasing solution for the second-hand auto market.

InsurTech startup Jetty nabs $25m in Series B

Renters insurance platform Jetty has nabbed $25m in its Series B round which was led by Khosla Ventures managing director Keith Rabois. As part of...

Utilant receives ‘significant’ Series A funding from Aquiline

Utilant, a company offering loss control inspection and survey management software for underwriting and risk management, has closed a ‘significant’ Series A investment Aquiline Technology Growth.

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LANDRY et associés acquires e-commerce security platform NexuWeb

LANDRY et associés, a risk and performance consultant, has acquired e-commerce security and development solution NexuWeb.

Plum reveals five million customer target in new interview

Finance app Plum is bullish about its ability to attract five million people to its services.

Before you worry about new PRIIP rule changes you should ensure your house is...

The EU might be gearing up to change some of the rules regulating retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIP), but MirrorWeb warns that financial firms should worry more about the rules already in place.

Europol, European Central Bank and group of financial infrastructures team up to boost cybersecurity...

Europol, the European Central Bank and a group of Europe’s leading financial infrastructures to share cybersecurity threat information to safeguard consumers.

Revolut signs deal with LegalTech startup Sparqa Legal

Hot on the heels of announcing its new $5.5bn valuation, Revolut is now aiming to take a bite out of the legal services market with a new deal.