Insuretech

PwC Survey Finds Insurance CEOs Worried about Technology

As the insurance industry struggles with technology, its leaders are worried about the pace of technological change in their industry and are worried it won’t keep up. Those are the […]

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Consumers Say They Would Submit Saliva to Get Better Insurance Price

Consumers are ready to submit a saliva sample if it meant they could obtain a better price for their life insurance or even just to streamline the process of applying […]

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Accenture: Consumers Demanding Personalization of Their Insurance

Consumers crave personalization from their insurance providers and are willing to switch companies to get it, that’s what Accenture found in a survey of life insurance customers: More than three […]

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Willis Towers Watson Finds Incumbent Firms Influencing Insurtech

Incumbents are exerting an increasing level of influence on the start-up community as part of an emerging trend consultant Willis Towers Watson calls “The Sobering of InsurTech” in the company’s fourth […]

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IBM: Insurtech Startups Drive Needed Industry Innovation

Insurtech startups are driving innovation for the industry, finds IBM in a study called “Friend or foe? Insurtechs and the global insurance industry”. Here’s what they found: Eighty-one percent of […]

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NY-based Insurtech Firm CoverWallet Launching European Portal

New York-based insurtech startup CoverWallet has formed a partnership with Zurich Insurance to provide insurance to small businesses in Europe through an online portal. This new distribution model will reportedly launch in Spain. […]

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UK Insurer Says Insurance Industry “In the Stone Age”

The insurance industry is “generally in the stone age,” and partnerships with technology companies are the way forward, the chief executive officer of the U.K.’s second largest insurer told Bloomberg. […]

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Your 2018 Resolution: Open A New Profit Center

In the eleven years our company has been in the life insurance secondary market, we’ve seen enormous change in how insurance is bought and sold. A range of factors have […]

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AI, Machine Learning Expert Randal Olson Joins Life Epigenetics

Life Epigenetics, the insurtech subsidiary of GWG Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:GWGH), announced that Dr. Randal S. Olson has joined the firm as its Lead Data Scientist.  Dr. Olson will bring machine learning, […]

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GWGH Partners with The Beneficient Company in $800 Million Deal

Transaction and Partnership Highlights The transaction brings together GWG Holdings (GWGH), a leading innovator in the life insurance industry, and The Beneficient Company Group, L.P. (BEN), designed to be one […]

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