79. News: Insurtech crowdfunding is hot right now!
Episode 80 · November 18th, 2020 · 56 mins 29 secs
About this Episode
Nigel Walsh is joined by a panel of guests to talk about the latest news in the insurance and insurtech sphere! Joining him today are:
- Sophie Winwood, Investor at Anthemis
- Michael Lewis, CEO of Claim Technology
- Mike Roy, CEO of Dark Matter Insurtech
We cover the following newstories:
- Does your car insurance policy cover you during the second lock down? (05:04)
- Investments in the insurance space booms despite second lock down (11:08)
- Crowdfunding is really hot right now (21:48)
- Acquisitions are taking place - and they’re big (30:57)
- Covid stress or miscarriage could stop you from getting insurance (39:17)
- New UAE car insurer rewards good behaviour with freebies (48:48)
All that and much more on this week's episode of Insurtech Insider!
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This episode of Insurtech Insider was produced by Hanna Samuelson and edited by Alex Woodhouse.
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- Drivers warned car insurance may be invalid for non-essential journeys in lockdown - Mirror Online
- Motor Insurance ABI
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- Meet Marshmallow, an insurtech startup that aims to take on insurance giants with new approach, bags £23.2M - UKTN (UK Tech News)
- Why This Insurance-Tech Pioneer Opted for a Sale Instead of an IPO | Barron's
- Bold Penguin to acquire insurtech RiskGenius - Reinsurance News
- Sorry... | The Times
- New digital car insurance in the UAE rewards motorists for driving safely | Transport – Gulf News