Shefi Ben-Hutta

Editor, Coverager

New Look: MARV-IN

Before:   After:   Refresher: MARV-IN is a Tel Aviv-based startup established in 2017 to offer a platform that shortens the medical underwriting process and “provides a quick solution for purchasing insurance…

ZhongAn & Grab Form JV to Create Digital Insurance Marketplace in SE Asia

, the first Internet-based insurer in China, has announced that its subsidiary ZhongAn Technologies International Group and , Southeast Asia’s leading online-to-offline mobile platform, will establish a joint venture to…

Get Ready to #PlayHardToGet

Recall :     The UK-based startup was established in 2017 to offer a reverse auction marketplace for financial services. Instead of operating as a price comparison site, Honcho invites insurance companies to…

Tencent’s WeSure Launches WeFit Program

, Tencent’s insurance platform, has moved into the health management sector with the launch of “WeFit” Health Plan, a discount-reward scheme inviting WeChat’s 1.1b monthly active users to save money…

New Look: Root

Before:   After:   Recall: The Cape Town-based startup offers an insurance platform that handles ‘the background’, aka risk pricing, policy issuing, premium collection, and claim handling to allow interested…

Berkley One Expands to Florida and Ohio

Berkley One is continuing its expansion into the states of Florida and Ohio as the organization marks the beginning of its second year in market. Working with select independent agents,…

LV= Appoints Clive Bolton as MD, Life & Pensions

Financial services mutual LV= has appointed Clive Bolton as Managing Director, Life & Pensions with immediate effect, subject to regulatory approval. Clive brings extensive experience of the life and pensions…

Acuity’s Communications Projects Win Top Creative Awards

  Acuity announced that several of its communications projects have earned awards for creativity in national and international competition. “Acuity’s educational videos, annual reports, and other communications projects are important…

Acuity Reaches New Revenue High Mark in 2018

Acuity announced that, fueled in part by $255m in new business, the insurer reached an all-time high $1.542b of revenue in 2018, an increase exceeding $100m over 2017, or 7.2%. “For the…

Leading in Software, Lacking in Soft Skills?

Acturis announced 20,000 user milestone.     “As we enter 2019, another exciting year for Acturis, We are absolutely delighted to have reached 20,000 users but there is much more…

AXA’s Angels

AXA Italia has partnered with coworking space Impact Hub Milano to introduce Angels 4 Women, the first Italian association founded with the aim of evaluating and supporting innovative companies and startups…

Aviva Launches New Midmarket Approach

Aviva has redesigned its approach for midmarket clients, investing in its technology and specialist partner network to open up corporate-level services and customer-level underwriting to the midmarket segment for the…

Persona Names Cynthia Trumpey CMO

, a WA-based provider of personalized vitamin programs, has announced the addition of Cynthia Trumpey as the company’s new chief marketing officer (CMO). Trumpey will oversee Persona’s integrated marketing communications…

Spotted: Ledger Investing’s New Look

Before:    After:   Recall: the Washington, DC-based startup –  – was launched in 2016 by Julien Brissonneau, Aymeric Rabot and Samir Shah to allow insurers to securitize risk more efficiently while…

iA Financial Extends Mobile App to Other Lines

iA Financial Group has taken another step in its digital shift by integrating the Individual Savings and Retirement and Mortgages sectors in its iA Mobile app. In addition to being…

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