Insuretech

Insurtech Begins to Disrupt Auto Insurance

Auto insurance may be on the brink of an incursion from mobile-phone and technology companies, Bloomberg reports. The news service reported that Telefonica SA’s O2 unit — one of the first […]

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How algorithms will help insurtech companies

Algorithms that are displacing human advisers get the press, but insurers will be using robo advice models to help and empower human who work on the frontlines with customers. This […]

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GWG Life Becomes 1st Insurtech Firm to Collect Epigenetic Samples to Analyze Biomarkers of Life Insurance Policy Owners

MINNEAPOLIS – GWG Life (Nasdaq:GWGH), a financial services company applying epigenetic technology to transform the life insurance industry, announced that it is collecting and analyzing epigenetic samples from life insurance […]

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Insurtech to Remain Hot Sector, KPMG Reports

Following a strong 2016, investor interest in insurtech will remain read hot around the world this year, according to a report published by KPMG. In the coming year, most insurtech […]

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Genomic Technology May Turn GWG Life Into an Insurtech Disrupter

Click here for the full story: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/588f9c05e4b02c397c178a02 In a world where big data – and in particular, deep reserves of digital data – is being used to dramatically alter nearly every […]

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Insurers face challenge as technology firms merge

How will insurers be affected by the growing consolidation of tech start-ups? Here are some likely outcomes, according to Accenture: Opportunities for insurers to collaborate with, and invest in, innovative […]

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Collision of insurance and insurtech to create new industry

The insurance industry and insurtech companies are on a collision course. The result of the collision will not be a disaster, it will bring an updated version of what we […]

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Insurtech CEO: Future of insurance brokers relies on technology

For Risto Rossar, CEO of Insly, a UK-based insurance IT company, the question of whether insurance brokers will be replaced by technology is equal to asking if the transportation industry […]

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The genomics intelligence revolution

Tech Crunch on the astonishing genomics revolution: The Human Genome Project published the whole sequence of a human genome in 2003 after a 13-year-long Herculean effort that cost approximately $3 […]

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Expert on Aging Dr. Brian Chen Joins GWG to Lead Epigenetic Mortality Prediction Tech

GWG Holdings is hiring expert on aging and genetic technology Dr. Brian Chen to be responsible for developing and implementing GWG’s new life insurance underwriting process using technology optioned from […]

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