Root to improve car insurance claims through Owlcam deal

Root Insurance to improve claims for the auto insurance through new partnership and pilot with Owlcam.

Snapsheet bags $29m in its Series E to support growth of analytical capabilities

Virtual claims solution Snapsheet has closed its Series E funding round on $29m to support the advancement of analytical capabilities.

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.

Click2Sure bags investment from Greenlight Re

South Africa-based InsurTech Click2Sure has received an investment from Greenlight Re Innovations.

InsurTech startup OneDegree raises HK$200m

Hong Kong-based InsurTech startup OneDegree has reportedly raised HK$200m (US$25.5m) from a number of investors.

Corsair makes strategic investment into Spring Venture Group

Spring Venture Group, a digital insurance platform has received a strategic investment from Corsair Capital.

Dawex secures €5m funding to support growth in US and Europe

Data exchange platform Dawex has secured €5m in its latest funding round which will support its development in Europe and the US.

Mylo picks up $28m in Series A from Guggenheim

Digital insurance broker Mylo has pulled in $28m fors its Series A round of funding which was led by Guggenheim Partners From the new batch...

InsurTech platform Boost Insurance closes $3m funding round

New York-based InsurTech platform Boost Insurance has closed a $3m funding round led by Norwest Venture Partners.

Global Insurance Accelerator receives investment from Global Atlantic Financial

The Global Insurance Accelerator (GIA) has secured an investment from Global Atlantic Financial Group.

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Barclays executives cleared of fraud charges

Three former Barclays executives accused of misconduct during the 2008 financial crises have been acquitted of funnelling £322m in secret fees to Qatar in return for rescue financing during the credit crisis.

The European Central Bank seeks advice on new payments statistics regulation

The European Central Bank (ECB) has issued a public consultation regarding its new regulation on payments statistics.

The number of FinTech deals under $1m in Sweden has more than halved since...

The Swedish FinTech market has shown signs of maturity between 2015 and 2019, most noticeably in the decreased frequency of deals valued under $1m...

Pakistan hopes to soon be out of FATF’s grey list

Pakistan is hoping to be removed from the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) grey list soon after it improved its foreign and internal policies.

Cybercrime is rife in Latin America but is often overlooked study finds

Drug cartels, political corruption, economic struggles and internet censorship are all factors that have contributed to making Latin America a hotbed for cybercrime, according to a new report.