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Hiscox veteran-led insurance app bolsters top team

B Corp insurtech app Kinsu completes its second funding round and launches on Android

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Insurtech start-up raises £850,000 through crowdfunding

The start-up had initially secured EU funding, but when this was put on hold indefinitely, its team took matters into its own hands and began crowdfunding

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Three-quarters of (re)insurance professionals believe incumbents are at risk of disruption – survey

Over three-quarters of employees at incumbents think they are “moderately” to “extremely” at risk of disruption, according to Willis Towers Watson and CB Insights’ (Re)insurance survey

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Insurer and reinsurer investment in insurtech broke records in 2017

Insurers and reinsurers invested in more insurtech companies than ever before in 2017, according to Willis Towers Watson

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PIA - The cutting edge of broking

Technological innovation has tended to benefit personal lines. But PIA’s young chief executive contends that commercial brokers can see the benefits from it too, and says she has the model and the mettle to prove it.

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My new firm will take 'telematics to the next level' - Mike Brockman reveals global plans

Mike Brockman broke away from InsureTheBox to set up next-gen telematics start-up ThingCo. He spoke to Insurance Times about his global ambitions, cutting-edge technology, and how he hopes to build a new telematics ecosystem

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Interview: "More execution, less drama" - Canopy founder Tahir Farooqui talks DLG's investment and building a start-up

Renters’ deposit insurance startup Canopy recently gained a £1.2m investment from Direct Line Group. Insurance Times spoke to Canopy founder and chief executive, Tahir Farooqui

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Driverless cars bill: Right direction but fine tuning required – Analysis

Insurers evaluate the pros and cons of the new driverless cars bill

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Claims disruption – Chatbots versus the human touch

Industry figures air their views on the future of claims disruption

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Superfast claims payments – beyond the hype

Three-second claims settlements grab the headlines, but are superfast claims payments the only answer?

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Analysis: Lemonade by numbers

Lemonade is the market’s most talked about disruptor. We look at Lemonade by the numbers

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Why Zhong An could be the most important insurer in the world

Premium Content: The Chinese insurer Zhong An represents the future of insurance, but it has flown below the radar for far too long

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Briefing: The end of the road for motor insurers?

Premium content: Is this the end of the road for motor insurers? Four fifths of the current UK motor market will disappear by 2040. Where will it go?

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Innovation Blog: It's time to rethink who we are

The industry must act now to avoid another Kodak moment, says Parul Green, head of M&A and innovation for AXA UK

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Former Google boss on insurtech: The UK can lead

Dan Cobley, fintech investor and former Google boss, says bosses must expect disruption – or find themselves another job

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Innovation Blog: The peak of inflated expectations?

The hype cycle is masking the true ‘enabling’ potential of insurtech, says Sam Evans, founder of Eos Venture Partners

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