AIG launches Legal Operations Company

AIG is launching a new company in January 2016, called the Legal Operations Company, which will advise external corporate clients on how to set competitive pricing for legal services. They should know, given…

Insureon lands $31 million in funding

Chicago-based online small business insurance agency, Insureon, raised $31 million in funding from Oak HC/FT “to increase its technology development and enhance its sales and marketing activities targeting small businesses”. Cash in Context:…

Meet Amino

Meet Amino, a new website that looks to help people figure out if a doctor is experienced enough to treat a given condition by analyzing health insurance claims of 188 million Americans. Fun…

Google Ventures backs Collective Health

Google Ventures backs San Mateo-based startup Collective Health that raised $81 million in Series C funding yesterday bringing the total amount of funding to date to $119 million.  The company offers a…

Meet PivotPoint Risk Analytics

Meet PivotPoint Risk Analytics, a new company with one ambitious goal – quantifying cyber risk. The company is led by Julian Waits, who believes that “throwing more money at security doesn’t make you…

EvoSure is now IVANS

The division of Applied Systems has acquired EvoSure, an Austin, Texas-based insurance technology firm to support its IVANS Market Appetite initiative; a search engine for P&C agents and brokers to quickly identify carriers’ appetite for…

Avanti’s CEO follows his gut

Founder and CEO of Avanti, Glen Smith, wants to be famous and his products to be understood. After investing £2m in an advertising campaign through MWO, Smith is looking for a PR partner,…

DirectAsia launches a new brand campaign

The “challenger brand with real potential”, aka DirectAsia, has unveiled a new brand campaign called “Where happier matters” in Singapore and Hong Kong as the company looks to “deliver a more positive experience when…

Allianz’s MyHealth App On To a Healthy Start

Allianz’s MyHealth app, which launched in August 2014 to allow members to submit medical claims more quickly, was downloaded over 60,000 times and used to submit more than 100,000 member claims, surpassing all…

MassMutual Bullish on Society of Grownups

MassMutual plans to expand its financial learning initiative called Society of Grownups to 10 more cities in the next three years post a $100 million injection. Society of Grownups holds financial planning classes and…

Coach CIgna

Cigna’s health and fitness app called Coach is now available on Apple and Android devices. Bottom Line: 350,000 users enjoy free access to personality-driven fitness and health programs to help them live healthy ever after….

RAC enters the telematics space

Provider of roadside assistance and car insurance in UK, RAC, has launched the RAC Black Box Insurance to allow young drivers a shot at lowering their insurance premium if they can demonstrate that they can drive…

MetLife moves forward with ridesharing coverage

MetLife ridesharing coverage, which till recently was available in Colorado only, expands to California for Lyft drivers only; joining Farmers and Metromile who already serve on-demand drivers in this space….

Health Republic Insurance Shutting Down

Some 215,000 members are busy looking for health insurance as Health Republic Insurance of New York is shutting down because of the likelihood that it would become insolvent. Word on The…

Censio announced $10 million in funding

Only last month Censio startup announced its partnership with Progressive to track and reward good drivers. Today the company announced it raised $10 million in venture capital. In one sentence: Censio is an app that…

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