How has customer experiences changed in insurance?

Customers expect more from their insurers than ever before. So how can companies make sure to get it right?

Insurance marketplace EverQuote acquires Crosspointe

Online insurance marketplace EverQuote has acquired Crosspointe Insurance & Financial Services, a health insurance agency based in Indiana.

The eight startups picked for the Holt Fintech Accelerator’s 2020 batch

Canadian Holt Fintech Accelerator has announced the eight FinTech companies to join its 2020 cohort.

Compliance solution for insurance AgentSync said to raise $4.4m in its seed round

AgentSync, a compliance platform for the insurance space, has reportedly bagged $4.4m in its seed round.

Truera comes out of stealth to fix the “black box” mystery around machine learning

Truera claims to be the industry’s first model intelligence platform and has launched from stealth to help the market remove the mystery around machine learning.

Rideshare InsurTech startup Buckle bags $31m for its Series A

Buckle, which claims to be reinventing the insurance model for the gig economy, has bagged $31m in its Series A round.

Climate risk company Jupiter raises funding from pair of P&C insurers

Jupiter, a predictive data and analytics platform for climate risk, has received an undisclosed investment from a pair of property and Casualty insurance companies.

InsurTech100 CoverWallet releases a new policy aimed at VC-backed startups

InsurTech100 company CoverWallet has released a new digital insurance product aimed at venture capital-backed startups.

How a nightmare journey sparked the launch of InsurTech Air Doctor

Travelling is often synonymous with finding oneself and not launching new businesses. However, an illness-ridden holiday led to the launch of Air Doctor, a travel InsurTech.

The global insurance software market is expected to grow by $5.19bn by 2024

The global insurance software market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7% between 2020 and 2024, an increase of $5.19bn, according to a report from ResearchAndMarkets.com.

News Stories

Big businesses responsible for major cyber vulnerabilities in the UK

Lots of financial services companies leave themselves exposed to hacks by using unpatched services, according to a new report by Rapid7.

Revolut’s losses more than tripled to £107.4m last year

Revolut annual losses jumped from £32.8m in 2018 to £107.4m in 2019, but the neobank is still hoping to break even by 2021.

Metro Bank launches SME receipt management tool as its reeling from £900m accounting mistake

Metro Bank has launched new app tools for businesses to manage their receipts as the company itself is still recovering from last year's accounting scandal.

MAS urges finance companies to moderate dividends for the financial year

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has called for finance companies incorporated in Singapore to cap their total dividends per share for the financial year 2020 at at 60% of 2019’s level.

Singapore’s Incomlend bags $20m Series A round to democratise trade finance

Shipping companies face many monetary uncertainties, but Incomlend hopes to alleviate some of those concerns on the back of its new $20m Series A round.

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