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August 15, 2019

Chronwell, a U.S. insurtech startup for the workers’ compensation industry, announced earlier this week it secured $2.8 million in funding, which brings its total capital raised to $7.8 million

Founded in 2017, Chronwell claims it is focused on providing the “highest le...

August 14, 2019

InsurTech firm Previsico, a SpinOut company from Loughborough University that specialises in modelling flooding in real-time, has announced its entry into the insurance sector following a successful seed funding round.

The InsurTech specialises in modelling surface wate...

April 22, 2019

Under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) will host InsurByte Conference 2019, titled “Reimagining Insurance” taking place on the 12th and the 13th of June 2019 at the Gulf Convention Centre.

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April 22, 2019

Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) will host the InsurByte Conference 2019, under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), titled “Reimagining Insurance” on June 12 and 13 at the Gulf Convention Centre.

Hosted in partnership with the Bahrain Institute of Banking & Fin...

April 22, 2019

Under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB)Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) will host InsurByte Conference 2019, titled “Reimagining Insurance” taking place on the 12th and the 13th of June 2019 at the Gulf Convention Centre.

In strategic partners...

April 7, 2019

Financial services companies are using technology to solve an array of problems, some of which aren’t being built in-house.  That’s prompting them to seek partnerships with fintech startups as they embrace everything from artificial intelligence to cryptography. 

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April 7, 2019

تحت رعاية مصرف البحرين المركزي، يستضيف خليج البحرين للتكنولوجيا المالية مؤتمر «InsurByte»لتكنولوجيا التأمين، بشراكة استراتيجية مع معهد البحرين للدراسات المصرفية والمالية (BIBF) وجمعية البحرين للتأمين (BIA)، وذلك في 12 و13 يونيو القادم في مركز الخليج للمؤتمرات. 

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March 26, 2019

Age and health risks often determine the type of insurance policies agents push to consumers. Frequently, consumers don’t understand what they’re buying into, and the insurance claims process can be off-putting as well.

Cindy Kua, co-founder and CEO of Thailand-based in...

March 21, 2019

A Breathe Life co-founder talks about why Montreal is a good home for a distribution startup.

Ian Jeffrey (Photo: Handout/Breathe Life)

One life insurance distribution technology startup is taking root far, far away from the $2,800-per-month one-bedroom apartments of Man...

March 15, 2019

Insurance company Aon has entered into a strategic alliance with Zesty.ai in a move it says will “revolutionise underwriting”.  

The San Francisco-based insurtech startup uses AI to enhance the property underwriting capabilities of insurers like Aon, which is a lea...