InsurTech

Versicherungen Erhöhen Beteiligung bei Schweizer Insurtech Startup Dextra

Die Versicherungsgruppe die Bayerische aus München und die Pax Holding aus Basel haben ihre Beteiligung an dem Schweizer Insurtech-Start-up Dextra Versicherungen AG aus Zürich in Form einer Kapitalerhöhung und weiterer Übernahme von Aktien erhöht. Damit halten die beiden Ankeraktionäre mehr

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10 Swiss Digital Insurance Providers Form Association

In order to collectively represent the interests of the digital insurance sector at the political and societal level, ten companies from the digital insurance industry have set up the Swiss Association of Digital Insurers. 90 years after the establishment of

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Swiss Re and IKEA Launch Easily Accessible Home Insurance in Switzerland and Singapore

Swiss Re’s iptiQ and IKEA announced the launch of HEMSÄKER, a home insurance offering which provides easily accessible protection at an affordable price. HEMSÄKER, which can be purchased online via the IKEA website in a matter of minutes, was created

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Insurtechs Led German Fintech VC in 2019

Insurtech startups in Germany raised a record of EUR 442 million in funding in 2019, up a staggering 216% from EUR 140 million the previous year. The figure made insurtech the most successful segment within Germany’s fintech sector, according to

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Insurance Industry Headings Towards Marketplace Model: World Insurtech Report

The insurance industry is undergoing a fundamental transformation, fueled by evolving customer expectations, innovative offerings and new players entering the market. In this rapidly changing landscape, incumbents must recognize the needs and preferences of an emerging generation of policyholders, and

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Innovation Garage of Generali Switzerland to Become “House of Insurtech Switzerland”

Generali Switzerland has successfully promoted topics such as open innovation and corp-ups (cooperation between corporations and start-ups) through its Innovation Garage. In future, the Innovation Garage will operate on the market as an independent company, HITS. The fundamental transformation brought

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Swiss Health Insurtech Startup Raised in Total 70 million Swiss Francs

The Swiss health technology and insurtech company dacadoo completed its C-round capital increase to secure funding for its global growth strategy. Over the past few years, the company has now raised total funding of 70 million Swiss Francs. dacadoo develops

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First German Insurtech Unicorn: 235 Million $ Funding For Berlin Startup

wefox Group, the Berlin-based insurtech has increased its 2019 funding to USD$235 million after successfully closing an additional USD$110 million led by OMERS Ventures, with participation from Merian Chrysalis, Samsung Catalyst Fund, Mundi Ventures and existing investors. Since launching in

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Voice of Fintech Podcast: Innovation at Generali Switzerland

A podcast interview with Anne-Katrin Maser, Lead Partnerships and Ecosystems at Generali Switzerland. Voice of Fintech talks about how Generali cooperates with startups, through their innovation garage, partnerships or participation in the F10 Incubator/Accelerator. Anne-Katrin Maser, Lead Partnerships and Ecosystems

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Zuger Insurtech Wurde zum Besten Europäischen Insurtech Gewählt

Das Zuger Startup kasko2go, das auf digitale Autoversicherungen spezialisiert ist, wurde am TDI Livefest 2019 mit dem Award für das beste europäische InsureTech Startup ausgezeichnet. Im Voting des weltweit grössten online Live-Events setzte sich kasko2go gegen drei europäische Finalisten durch.

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