InsurTech

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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Baloise und gowago.ch Wollen Preistransparenz beim Autoleasing Schaffen

Die Baloise investiert in das in Zürich ansässige Startup gowago.ch und baut damit das Ökosystem “Mobility” weiter aus. gowago.ch hat die nächste Generation der Auto-Leasing-Plattformen entwickelt, die es Kunden ermöglicht, ein Gebrauchtwagen-Leasing einfach, transparent, günstig und bequem von zu Hause

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Baloise Partners with US Plug and Play Startup Accelerator

Baloise is entering into a partnership with Plug and Play, a California-based business accelerator. This will expand its portfolio of strategic partnerships focused on innovation, adding to its existing collaborations with the Swiss Fintech Accelerator and Incubator F10 in Zurich.

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Insurtech Companies Raised US$1.41B in 2019

Insurtech continues to gain traction as companies in the space raised US$1.41 billion in Q2 2019, making Q2 the fourth consecutive quarter of global insurtech investment surpassing the US$1.2 billion mark, according to the Quarterly Insurtech Briefing Q2 2019 report

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Zürich Versicherung übernimmt Berliner Insurtech dentolo

Die Zurich Gruppe Deutschland hat das Berliner Insurtech dentolo Deutschland GmbH übernommen. Mit dem Erwerb stärkt die Zurich Gruppe Deutschland ihren Direktversicherer DA Direkt bei dem vorgesehenen Einstieg in das Geschäft mit Zahnzusatzversicherungen. Zurich übernimmt 100 Prozent der Anteile an

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