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Travelers Takes on Distracted Driving with Launch of Every Second Matters℠ Campaign

The Travelers Companies, Inc. today launched its Every Second Matters national initiative targeting the distracted driving problem . Through a series of forums held across the country by the company’s public policy division,…

Insurance Manager My Insurer Launches in Singapore, Not Afraid of Travelers

Meet My Insurer:   Think: a mobile-first insurance manager brought to you by Stark Group, a Singapore-based company led by Matthias de Ferrieres, that’s looking to “disrupt insurance”.     My Insurer officially…

Travelers Introduces ZoneCheck to Help Contractors Spot Potential for Vibration Damage

  Travelers announced the launch of ZoneCheck, a first-of-its-kind online tool to help contractors identify areas surrounding a jobsite that could be affected by vibrations from heavy equipment – a…

Simply Business Hits The Refresh Button

We are excited to announce that we've refreshed our #brand @jstockwood @fionamcswein @BCorpUK @sevenhillsviews https://t.co/4hY4doPLVD pic.twitter.com/NwoTIRb6i7 — Simply Business (@simplybusiness) September 15, 2017   Before.   After.   Wait, but…

Get Insured in The Time it Takes to Post an Instagram Story

According to a blog post published by founder and CEO of Go, Kevin Pomplun, the car insurance startup’s value proposition boils down to “crazy-fast quotes for car insurance.” The specifics: (1) Go…

[Video] The 3rd Most Viewed Video on Travelers YouTube channel

Meet Homehabitat.travelers.com:   Think: a content destination site by Travelers promoting its #ThinkSafe initiative. It features several videos on topics related to indoor plumbing, fire safety, home security, storm safety and…

Travelers CEO Alan D. Schnitzer Elected Chairman of Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) announced that it has unanimously elected Alan D. Schnitzer, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, as its next Chairman, effective immediately…

Travelers Launches Usage-Based Auto Insurance App

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced the launch of the IntelliDrive™ smartphone app, which allows customers to better understand their driving habits and get auto insurance priced according to…

On Travelers Q1 2017 Results & What Simply Business means to the global insurer

Here’s the gist of Travelers Q1 2017 Results  –   In The #s: – core income of $614 million and core return on equity of 10.8%, both of which are…

Aviva invests in technology that detects early signs of cancer

Aviva Ventures, the VC arm of Aviva responsible for investing in exciting tech, announced its investment in Owlstone Medical, which develops a cancer breathalyzer that analyzes chemicals in one’s breath to…

Travelers to Acquire UK-Based Simply Business

Transaction advances company’s digital agenda   Travelers today announced that it has agreed to acquire Simply Business from Aquiline Capital Partners LLC for an enterprise value of approximately $490 million, which…

Travelers acquires UK aggregator Simply Business

Travelers announced its plans to acquire London-based small business insurance aggregator Simply Business for $490 million; only a year after it was acquired by NY-based Aquiline Capital Partners for £120 million. That’s >3X…

Three Insurance CEOs on a mission

Mark Bertolini of Aetna, Christopher Swift of Hartford and Alan Schnitzer of Travelers are on a mission to make Hartford healthy again. The trio said they will donate $50 million over…

LeO reveals insurance partners

Remember LeO? The new insurtech player in an emerging mode designed to be the “first bot platform for renters insurance”. Well, we aren’t sure about being ‘first’, but we are sure…

The case of alpha business models and beta technology

Allstate is on a mission to vertically develop its telematics expertise and find new sources of revenue across different sectors bylaunching a new standalone unit called Arity (dedicated to data collection…

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