Tagged: insurtech

Former SoFi SVP Brad Simmons Named CMO of Insurtech Startup Health IQ

California insurtech Health IQ Insurance Services (Health IQ), announced on Thursday it has appointed Brad Simmons as Chief Marketing Officer, a newly created position on its senior leadership team. According to HealthIQ, Simmons brings over 15 years of experience in developing large scale customer acquisition… Read More

New York Insurtech CoverWallet Announces Partnership With Zurich Insurance to Launch New Digital Platform in Europe

CoverWallet, a New York-based insurtech startup, announced this week it has formed a partnership with Zurich Insurance to provide SMEs in Europe with a way to quickly size up their insurance needs, purchase coverage and manage their policies through a single digital platform. While sharing details… Read More

Hippo Opens New Office in Texas Just Weeks After Announcing $25 Million Series B Investment

Less than a month after Hippo announced it secured $25 million through its Series B round, the California-based insurtech company announced the opening of its second office in downtown Austin. While sharing details about the new Texas location, Assaf Wand, Hippo Co-Founder and CEO, stated: “Hippo is… Read More

California Insurtech Indio Raises $6 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By 8VC

Indio Technologies, a California-based insurtech platform for brokers, announced this week it has secured $6 million through its latest Series A, which was led by 8VC. The company, which was founded in 2016, describes itself as a technology platform that creates digital tools for traditional… Read More

London Insurtech Inzura Secures $1 Million For International Expansion

Last week, London-based insurtech firm Inzura announced it secured a $1 million investment, which will enable the company to continue its international expansion. Founded in 2015, Inzura stated it offers a cloud-based platform as a service (PaaS) and white-label mobile apps that are designed to… Read More

Singapore’s Vouch Insurtech Secures $1 Million During Seed Investment Round Led By GREE Ventures

Vouch Insurtech, a Singapore-based insurance platform for private communities, announced it secured $1 million during its latest seed investment round, which was led by Nogle Capital Management and GREE Ventures, with participation from several angel investors. Founded in 2017, The platform stated it partners with major insurers to… Read More

Plug and Play Japan Adds “Mobility” Genre to Startup Accelerator Program

Plug and Play Japan announced on Thursday that Mobility is a new genre for its startup accelerator program in addition to Fintech, IoT, Insurtech for the Batch 1 program. This new Mobility program is being launched in partnership with Nissan Motor as a leading partner…. Read More

Systems Integrator Convergencium Announces Partnership With Global Insurtech Agile Financial Technologies

Convergencium, a Rwanda-based systems integrator and consulting organization, announced on Monday it has formed a strategic partnership with insurtech and investment technology company Agile Financial Technologies in order to sell, implement and support Agile Financial’s products and services in Rwanda and other countries in Sub-Saharan… Read More

Ohio Insurtech Root Insurance Update: Now Available in Four Additional States

Ohio insurtech Root Insurance announced on Tuesday it kicked off the new year by being available in four additional states. The company revealed it now offers insurance to nearly 30 million more drivers across Pennsylvania, Texas, Kentuc, y and Mississippi. Drivers in ten total states… Read More

TicketGuardian Teams Up With Events.com to Offer Insurance Offering to Protect Event Registrants

TicketGuardian, a full transactional insurtech platform, announced on Tuesday it has partnered with Events.com, a premier event management and registration platform, to offer ticket and registration insurance. According to the companies, the partnership leverages each company’s strengths; insurance technology and event management. “In North America, over 500… Read More

Hartford Insurtech Partners with Global Claims Management Provider Crawford & Company

Hartford InsurTech Hub, powered by Startupbootcamp, has partnered with Crawford & Company, reportedly the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities. The partnership was formed through Crawford Innovative Ventures, LLC, an entity created by Atlanta-based Crawford & Company in… Read More

London Insurtech InMyBag Now Seeking £500,000 on Seedrs

InMyBag, a London-based specialist tech insurer, is now seeking £500,000 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. Founded in 2016, InMyBag is described as the “savior” of mobile professionals because it protects devices and data from loss, theft, and damage through its insurance plans. “InMyBag offers insurance… Read More

California Insurtech Hippo Secures $25 Million Through Series B Financing Round Led By Comcast Ventures & Fifth Wall

Hippo, the California-based insurtech company that is transforming home insurance for savvy homeowners, announced on Monday it secured $25 million in Series B funding round, which was led by Comcast Ventures and Fifth Wall. The investment comes less than two weeks after Hippo announced it formed a strategic partnership with… Read More

Texas Insurtech InsuredMine Launches New Consumer Insurance Management App

InsuredMine, a Texas-based insurtech startup that focused on providing consumer-focused tools for insurance management, announced on Thursday the launch of its new insurance management app for both iOS and Android users. Founded in 2017, InsuredMine describes itself as a cloud-based insurance dashboard that stores all… Read More

Insurtech Software Provider Guidewire Teams Up With Plug and Play to Advance P&C Insurance Innovation & Collaboration

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers, announced on Thursday it has teamed up with global startup program and venture fund Plug and Play to advance P&C insurance innovation and collaboration.Guidewire notably joins Plug and Play’s platform as… Read More

London Insurtech Digital Fineprint Raises $2.7 Million During Latest Funding Round Led By Pentech Ventures

Digital Fineprint, a London-based insurtech startup that notably harnesses social media to supercharge insurers online propositions, announced this week it secured $2.7 million during its latest funding round, which was led by Pentech Ventures with participation from existing and new investors, including Force Over Mass, and… Read More

California Insurtech Hippo Announces Partnership With Spinnaker Insurance

On Wednesday, California-based insurtech company Hippo announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Spinnaker INsurance Company. The company revealed that through the new collaboration, it will expand to new states and bring its smart home coverage to over 60% of the U.S. population by… Read More

MetLife Launches Two Insurtech Investment Programs

On Monday, global insurance company MetLife announced the launch of its two insurtech investment programs, MetLife Digital Ventures, and MetLife Digital Accelerator powered by Techstars. The company reported that both programs will be led by MetLife’s Chief Digital Office. According to MetLife, MetLife Digital Venture… Read More

Data Science Company CLARA Raises $11.5 Million Through Series A Funding Round For AI Insurtech Claim Solutions

Artificial intelligence (AI) and data science company, CLARA Analytics, announced on Thursday it raised $11.5 million Series A funding round led by OAK HC/FT for its AI insurtech claim solutions. Founded in 2016, CLARA Analytics states it builds easy-to-use, AI/machine-learning based products. The company revealed: “Today, solutions… Read More

Global Consulting & Actuarial Firm Milliman Launches New Cloud-Based Insurtech Solutions Process

On Wednesday, global consulting and actuarial firm Milliman announced it has launched its new cloud-based insurtech solutions process, Arius Enterprise. According to the company,  Arius Enterprise is part of its Arius family of solutions and relies on the Arius software to provide the analysis and… Read More