Tagged in Ageas

“Sorry, But Back Me Up Will Be No More”

Bottom Line Up Front: As of today, product insurance brand is no longer open for business. Let’s back up. Established in August 2016, Back Me Up (BMU), aka the trading name of…

Foolz & Rules

January 22, 2019, 12:17AM. Received an incoming email along the lines of ‘the insurtech movement in the US is awesome.’ *  *  * I can understand why that’s the consensus among…

Belfius & Beyond

Belfius, the Belgium-based bank-insurer, is innovating and going beyond insurance. The company released this week its first digital auto insurance offering, allowing customers to purchase coverage by entering the license…

Announcing the Official Launch of Troo

Last week marked the official launch of Troo, a joint venture between Ageas and EastWest Bank that looks to offer life insurance products in the Philippines.     Troo was established…

Zurich and Ageas implement AI in Claims

The Swiss insurer has been using robots since March to speed up its claims processing. On accuracy. “Accuracy has improved. Because it’s machine learning, every new claim leads to further…

Belgian AG Insurance launches Yongo savings platform

AG Insurance has collaborated with the Gezinsbond and the Ligue des familles to launch Yongo, a digital platform that teaches children how to handle money and encourages them to save. Parents, grandparents,…

Several insurers join the blockchain initiative B3i

Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative, also referred to as B3i, is now 15 members strong . The initiative was launched in October 2016, with the goal of accelerating blockchain innovation and adoption…

Stuff X 3

A new mobile-first product insurance startup called Back Me Up has been launched in the UK to allow customers under the age of 50 to insure up to three key items for…