Avi Ben-Hutta

Editor at Coverager

Spotted: getmeIns’ New Look

Before:   After:   Recall: getmeIns is an Israeli startup, established in 2014 by Eugene Greenberg, Dmitry Geyzersky, Ronen Abargel and Ze’ev Hazan, who promise to reduce insurers’ loss ratio via a military-grade intelligence platform…

Marsh to Help Businesses Minimize Financial Loss from Pandemics

Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions, has launched PathogenRX, the first insurance solution of its kind that provides financial protection to the global operations…

MetLife Empowers Employees to Build Financial Literacy

Last week, MetLife announced the availability of PlanSmart Financial Wellness.   This launch follows MetLife’s announcement in March 2018 that it had formed a strategic alliance with Ernst & Young (EY). The…

State Farm -1, Root +1

I had a 1 month lapse in insurance so I was paying like $190/ mo. With Sf! I got the same coverage with root for $84/ mo. 🙂 — DJ…

Intact Chooses TrueMotion for Smartphone Telematics

Smartphone telematics provider announced a new partnership with Canadian P&C insurer Intact Financial to leverage data-driven insights powered by TrueMotion’s patented platform to create more personalized services and enhance the…

Bestow Raises $15 Million in Series A Financing

announced it closed $15M in Series A funding, led by Valar Ventures, with participation from existing investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Core Innovation Capital, 8VC, and Morpheus Ventures. This closing brings…

Desjardins Invests in AI Startup Motorleaf

, a Montreal-based AI and machine learning startup in the field of indoor agriculture, has raised $2.85M in a Seed round led by Radicle Growth, with participation from Desjardins Venture Capital….

Here’s To The Crazy Ones

“When we pitched our idea to insurance companies for a fixed fee and that the surplus would be donated for charitable purposes, many of them wondered if we were crazy”…

Coming Soon: Simply Smarter Auto Coverage

“Have you ever thought you were getting pinched by your car insurer? Well, that’s probably because you are. Traditional insurance companies sell you more coverages than you need. Kind of…

A Quick Look at Insurance Players’ Promoted Tweets

1. BNP Paribas Americas Fighting global warming fosters innovation. Find out why — BNP Paribas Americas (@BNPPamericas) April 17, 2018   2. Next Insurance 💅💄💋 Simple, Affordable & Tailored to…

“My Dogs Are Okay”

Roost smart home installed. I can now know when my fire alarm is triggered while away from home. Simply replace one of… Posted by Bill Agreste on Saturday, April 28, 2018

Coming This Summer: Considerable

Meet Considerable:     Think: a NYC-based media and tech startup that’s on a mission to change the way millions of Americans aged 50-70 research and buy insurance. Considerable is…

Root Couldn’t Beat GEICO

I'm really surprised after driving and both getting 10/10 that you guys couldn't beat Geico! $10/m higher with identical… Posted by Robert Young on Sunday, May 6, 2018  

Ladder Announces $10M Strategic Investment

Life insurance provider announced a $10M strategic investment from Allianz Life Ventures and Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures. This investment extends Ladder’s Series B funding to a total of $40M . Btw, the total size of Health IQ‘s Series…

Spotted: Carpe Data’s New Look

Before:   After:   Refresher:  provides emerging data and a suite of indexes to P&C and life insurance companies to predict the likelihood of loss within a year, provide actionable claimant…

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