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Digital Manager Wefox acquires digital insurance carrier One

Berlin-based digital manager Wefox, formerly known as FinanceFox, announced that it has acquired emerging insurer One, which is set to launch in September 2017 . The terms remained undisclosed. “With mobile claims…

Wefox digital insurance manager partners with Barmenia

German insurer Barmenia is collaborating with digital insurance manager Wefox (formerly known as FinanceFox). “Through the cooperation with Wefox, brokers are offered additional paths in the online and offline support of their customers…

Financefox rebrands as Wefox

German-Swiss insurtech Financefox now goes by Wefox . As in less ‘finance’ and more ‘we’ because they can’t/won’t/don’t want to…do it alone. “With our platform, we have pursued a different…

Financefox is eyeing Austria

German-Swiss insurtech Financefox, which recently raised $28 million, is looking to expand to Austria in 2017. The startup has raised a total of $33.5 million and has been dealing with some legalese that forced…

FinanceFox Reaches 60K Customers

FinanceFox reached a milestone. Think: 60K+ policyholders since its launch in Switzerland in September 2015 and in Germany in October 2015. Op-Ed: Given that its business model revolves around a free insurance management…

Financefox founder says they are the good guys

“We’re not a bunch of startup dudes saying we’re disrupting insurance… we’re not a bunch of arrogant pricks” – FinanceFox cofounder and CEO Julian Teicke on what he isn’t. The startup announced…

Compliant yet confusing

In Germany, FinanceFox isn’t allowed to use the term “insurance consultants” so it opted for “a consultant for insurance”. Recall: the startup operates in Switzerland, and Germany, and is heading to US soon.  

Knip tones down

Knip, the Swiss digital management app for all things insurance, is following the footsteps of its rival Financefox; joining the BVK, aka the Federal Association of German insurance brokers. Markus Rieksmeier brings you…

A word with Knip CEO

“Great model, though too complex for the clients” – Knip cofounder Dennis Just on German P2P broker Friendsurance. Bottom Line: according to Just, the digital insurance broker market in DACH consists of 8 main players including…

Digital gets more millions (round 1)

Insurance consultancy startup, FinanceFox, which allows customers to manage their insurance policies via a mobile app, raised $5.5 million to expand its marketing and sales activities in Switzerland and Germany as well…