B3i Services, the blockchain insurance industry initiative, has appointed John Carolin as its chief executive officer (CEO).
Stephen Catlin and Paul Brand's newly launched specialty re/insurer Convex Group has partnered with UK-based insurtech Cytora to develop artificial intelligence-powered solutions for the commercial insurance industry.
American International Group (AIG) has appointed Tom Parker as deputy chief information security officer, responsible for developing and leading the execution of AIG’s global cybersecurity risk management strategies.
AkinovA, an electronic marketplace for the transfer and trading of re/insurance risks, has launched a Series B investment round to fuel its expansion plans.
Parametric insurance and smart contracts technology could help insurers increase efficiency and improve customer experience, finds new reports by insurance and reinsurance marketplace Lloyd’s of London.
General insurer (GI) Uinsure has launched a ‘zero questions asked’ quote platform for UK home insurance in partnership with big data ‘supermarket’ insurtech WhenFresh.
London-based insurtech Concirrus has entered into a partnership with connected camera specialist SureCam, in a move aimed at reducing insurance costs and improving profitability for fleet operators.
An AI-powered tool that “delivers an immediate answer on liability” following a motor accident is being developed by international law firm DAC Beachcroft in partnership with insurtech start up Automated Insurance Solutions (AIS) and claims solutions provider Audatex.
Following a successful run in the US, SkyWatch.AI, an on-demand telematics-based insurance platform for commercial drones, has launched in the UK.
Technology-driven risk solutions provider Sedgwick is to acquire New Jersey-based York Risk Services Group that specialises in handling complex claims across all liability lines.