Lemonade’s shares soared more than 138% in its first day of trading publicly

InsurTech Lemonade has started trading after a much anticipated initial public offering (IPO) and the debut has so far proven a hit.

CoverWallet extends deal with Aon to serve clients in Australia

InsurTech 100 company CoverWallet has extended a commercial agreement with Aon to service clients in Australia.

SOMPO Himawari teams with dacadoo to launch new heath app

SOMPO Himawari Life Insurance has teamed up with digital health engagement company dacadoo to develop a new health app called Linkx score.

Synechron launches a selection of InsurTech accelerators

Synechron has launched a range of InsurTech Accelerator Programs to help develop various end-to-end solutions for insurance businesses.

NLP-powered InsurTech NeuralMetrics launchs its services

NeuralMetrics, an InsurTech data provider which leverage natural language processing (NLP) technology, has announced its official launch.

Digit Insurance to offer bike insurance through new partnerships

Online insurance platform Digit Insurance has launched a cycling insurance product in conjunction with Dr. Cycle and SCOTT Sports India.

RATESDOTCA receives $51m in a mixture of debt and equity

RATESDOTCA, which offers a digital shop for insurance and financial products, has closed its new funding round on $51m.

Italian InsurTech Axieme partners with insurance giant ArgoGlobal

Digital Italian insurance broker Axieme has partnered with ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni, the European subsidiary of Argo Group International Holdings. The Turin-based company offers insurance products through its digital...

28 FinTech rounds from last week you should know about

The WealthTech and cryptocurrency FinTech sectors were among some of the winners of the investment rounds recorded last week.

Tremor bags $10m in funding led by Anthemis Group

Tremor, a programmatic insurance and reinsurance risk transfer marketplace, has bagged $10m in new funding.

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Microsoft underlines heightened concern from call centre ransomware scheme

Microsoft has claimed a ransomware campaign employing bogus call centers to trick victims into downloading malware may be more dangerous than previously thought.

Crypto banking platform Matrixport hits unicorn status

Matrixport, which claims to be one of Asia’s fastest growing digital asset platforms, has joined the unicorn club, after it closed a Series C round.

Flood insurance firm reThought Insurance bags Series A funding

reThought Insurance, a digital MGA aimed at the flood insurance market, has closed its Series A round on $15.5m.

India unveils new digital currency, Nigeria eyes e-currency launch in October 2021

India has introduced the e-RUPI, which is a cashless and contactless digital payment system to support the global shift towards digital payments.

Amazon slapped with record $887m fine for data privacy breach by EU agency

Amazon has been issued with a fine of $887m by a European privacy watchdog for breaching the bloc’s data protection laws.

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