ESMA states increased risk to investors due to renewed market volatility

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has stated investors are facing “very-high market risk” due to renewed market volatility.

Zego partners with WeFlex to improve insurance for fleet drivers

On-demand InsurTech platform Zego has partnered with WeFlex to offer its fleet of cars an insurance policy which is driven by real-time data.

AXA XL partners with Vindati to provide SMEs with marine insurance

AXA XL’s marine insurance business has partnered with digital managing general underwriter (MGA) Vindati to offer insurance policies to small and medium-sized businesses.

Veridium joins the Amazon Partner Network

Authentication solution developer Veridium has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network, making it available in the AWS Marketplace.

Zurich Insurance releases new cyber insurance solution with CYE

Zurich Insurance Group has established a new cyber protection offering in partnership with cybersecurity firm CYE.

Deserve raises $50m round led by Goldman Sachs

Credit card company Deserve has just raised a massive $50m round led by investment bank Goldman Sachs.

Wematch helps Societe Generale and Landesbank Baden-Württemberg conduct electronic EUREX/LCH basis swap trade

Web-based matching and negotiation platform Wematch is feeling bullish about having conducted what it says is a market-first electronic EUREX/LCH basis swap trade and Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW).

Even Financial enters insurance market after LeapLife acquisition

API developer for the financial services Even Financial is entering the insurance market following the acquisition of InsurTech platform LeapLife.

Bittrex New York customers will get more time to withdraw their funds

The New York Department of Financial Services has given cryptocurreny exchange Bittrex's customers more time to empty their accounts.

X1 closes $5.1m Series B funding round to boost its risk management and compliance...

RegTech solutions provider X1 has closed a $5.1m funding round led by Palisades Growth Capital, the private equity firm.

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POS lending solution Affirm closes $500m Series G

Affirm, a buy now and pay later solution, has closed its Series G round on $500m.

Solving the challenge of creating a customer-centric business model – Kidbrooke demo

A recent survey from PWC found that 61% of bankers believe customer-centric business models are very important, and yet only 17% of them are “very prepared” for it. Kidbrooke has released a new demo highlighting the problem in the market.

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are keen to work with BigTech companies

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are looking to collaborate with BigTechs, as they look to keep up with changing customer demands, a new report claims.

Good services is more important to policyholders than pricing

New research claims the key to driving long-term relationships in home insurance is less about pricing and more about great services and reputation.

TCARE closes $3m in round led by SixThirty Ventures

TCARE, which claims to be the only evidence-based, CMS 1115 approved and accredited family caregiver support platform, has netted $3m in funding.

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