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Digital Insurer Hellas Direct Expands to Home Insurance

Athens-based digital car insurer has teamed up with Swiss Re and banking alternative Revolut to enter the Cyprus home-insurance market.   The company, founded by Emilios Markou and Alexis Pantazis, is one of the largest…

Swiss Re Expands African Operations to P&C

The South African Prudential Authority has approved Swiss Re’s application to expand the license of its existing subsidiary, Swiss Re Life and Health Africa Limited, to become a composite entity…

LifeScore Labs, Swiss Re Partner to Bring LifeScore360 to Market

LifeScore Labs and leading reinsurer Swiss Re announced a collaboration to support LifeScore360, LifeScore Labs’ standards-based algorithmic risk scoring solution. LifeScore360 will be offered as an additional analytics option for Swiss…

SearchInk – Now omni:us and Eying US

Before:   After:   The Gist: the Berlin-based startup, established in 2015 and led by Sofie Quidenus, offers enterprises a document processing solutions via two products: (1) omni:us Claim that automates classification…

Swiss Re in Preliminary Discussions with SoftBank

Swiss Re informs that it is engaged in preliminary discussions with SoftBank Group regarding a potential minority investment in Swiss Re. Discussions are at a very early stage. There is no certainty…

Happy Hippo Picks Up More Than $25 Million

Mountain View-based digital MGA for home and condo insurance, Hippo, has recently filed two Form D’s with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), totaling a bit over $39M in equity…

Swiss Re and Argo Back Coalition to Solve Cyber Risk

San Fran-based Coalition is live . Look:   The risk management and cyber insurance startup is the creative work of Joshua Motta and John Hering; the duo collaborated with Argo and Swiss Re…

Democrance Announces Seed Round With Participation From Eos Venture Partners

In May, 2017, Coverager reported that UAE-based microinsurance provider Democrance was in the process of raising funds. Well, consider it done. The two-year-old startup from Dubai is now announcing an $800K Seed…

Swiss Re Next is “Stunning”

After ten years of planning and construction, Swiss Re has finally opened one of the most modern office buildings in Switzerland at its head office on Mythenquai in Zurich: Swiss…

Chubb and App in the Air Launch Fully-Automated Flight Delay Insurance

Chubb and App in the Air announced the launch of Flight Delay Insurance, underwritten by Chubb European Group in partnership with Swiss Re and FlightStats . Recall: App in the Air, founded…

Swiss Re Joins Long List of Insurers Targeting People With Type 2 Diabetes

Swiss Re is partnering with Mumbai-based Wellthy Therapeutics to develop better insurance offerings for folks with Type 2 Diabetes in India . Established in 2015, Wellthy is known for its Diabetes Reversal…

Ping An and Swiss Re Partner in the Name of Parametric Insurance

Swiss Re has partnered with Ping An to launch China’s first mobile-enabled typhoon property parametric insurance solution . The product is China’s first mobile-enabled typhoon property insurance solution that offers a…

Swiss Re by The Sea – Reinsurer Launches Coverage Against The Escape of Fish

Swiss Re has announced its collaboration with Taiwan Fire & Marine Insurance to launch the first parametric aquaculture insurance solution in Taiwan. The coverage targets fish farms and kicks in when there’s extreme…

Swiss Re befriends Cuvva to offer pay-as-you-go car insurance

Swiss Re and Cuvva are now partners . The duo teamed up to offer pay-as-you-go car insurance to drivers in the UK. Recall: Cuvva has raised $2.63 million since inception and now…

It’s “Own the way you work” @SwissRe

“Own the way you work” – CIO for Information at Swiss Re, Rainer Baumann, on creating a digital workspace for one reinsurance giant. Swiss Re employs “Tons of engineers, physicists,…

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