InsurTech Analysis: Friendsurance
In 2010 Friendsurance introduced the world’s first peer-to-peer insurance model that rewarded staying claims-free. Since 2017, it pivoted to an additional business segment: d...
Hong Kong’s Dynamic InsurTech Map – in collaboration with the Fintech Association of Hong Kong
InsurTech Analysis: Zhong An
Zhong An is China’s first online-only insurer. Founded in 2013 by three of the most successful businessmen in China from Alibaba, Ping An and Tencent. Its IPO raised US...
InsurTech Analysis: Pineapple
Pineapple brands itself as instant, fair, social insurance that returns unused premium, and uses a simple app to get quotes, take out cover, and submit claims.
InsurTech Analysis: Cuvva
Cuvva claims to be radically better short-term car insurer powered by an app that aims to cut jargon, paperwork and call centre queues.
The Digital Insurer (TDI) D...
EY: How China’s insurance industry can emerge stronger after COVID-19
Creating effective partnerships on digital platforms, what can others learn from China’s success?
Singapore’s Dynamic InsurTech Map – in collaboration with the Singapore FinTech Association
Dynamic InsurTech Maps
Customers for life in a digital world Webinar Info-graphic
LIMRA & TDI Webinar – highlights
Oliver Wyman: COVID-19 Considerations for Insurers in Asia
McKinsey: What insurers can learn from China’s continuing COVID-19 recovery
Insurer video analysis and research deck: China Life
InsurTech video analysis and research deck: Hui Ze
The rise of digital ecosystems – outside perspectives and additional materials
China In-Depth: AI and Machine Learning in insurance – Challenges, examples, and advice for successful implementation
Deep dive: Japan’s InsurTech boom
Osborne Clark: The future of insurance in Asia-Pacific
Pulse by Prudential: The future of healthcare
PwC: Reimagining DDO as more than just compliance
InsurTech Analysis: 4Paradigm
Video: Swiss Re’s Yannick Even on AI in insurance, paths to adoption, the Coronavirus crisis, and more
Swiss Re: COVID-19 Consumer Survey – Financial anxiety grows, demand for insurance products accelerates across APAC
PWC: Transforming health insurance in India via a digitally enabled Ayushman Bharat
Assicurazioni Generali: Rise of Digital and Affinity B2B2C Marketing in Insurance – Dealing with a New World
China In-Depth: Coronavirus
InsurTech focus: Pet City
Asian insurers respond to Covid-19
TDI PoV: The future of personal lines insurance
Gojek launches GoSure digital insurance service
Gojek which is an Indonesian ride-hailing app, has collaborated with InsurTech called PasarPolis to launch a digital insurance solution for its users. The range of offerings ...
PwC: Assisted distribution – Changing the face of insurance sales
Infosys: Ping An – China’s insurance innovator
InsurTech focus: Shui Di Chou
China In-Depth: Healthcare funding ecosystems
Swiss Re: Digital transformation in China- on the crest of a wave
FWD goes open source with Red Hat
FWD Insurance has embraced open source technology by partnering with Red Hat to face growing traditional and non-traditional competition. With this, it wants to break its rel...
AIA Vitality partners with Virgin Active, Grab and Singtel
AIA Vitality’s solution has expanded its fitness experiences for users. AIA Singapore announced enhancements to its AIA Vitality program with the inclusion of Virgin Ac...
China In-Depth: Online Reciprocal Communities
Insurtech on the move ‘19: Bihubao
Commercial ORC – a B2B distribution model
Interview: Gavin Li, CEO, Bihubao
NZ InsurTech JRNY partners up with NTUC Income
In Singapore, NTUC Income has partnered with NZ-based JRNY to develop an AI insurance agent. The project is at a nascent stage and will be completed in four months.
Kyobo Life Insurance rolls out AI-based underwriting system
In Korea, Kyobo Life has announced the launch of its new AI-based underwriting platform called Best Analysis and Rapid Outcome (BARO). The platform employs machine learning t...
Aon, Oxfam, Etherisc agriculture insurance blockchain makes first payouts
Aon, Oxfam and Etherisc’s blockchain solution for agriculture insurance has announced its very first payouts in Sri Lanka. The solution was aimed at providing farmers access ...
TAL launches Claims Hub to demystify the claims process
In Australia, TAL, which is a life insurance carrier, has announced the launch of Claims Hub.
The platform has a dual role. Firstly, it guides and supports customers t...
China In-Depth: Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent
InsurTech focus: Guan Aitong
Interview: Nick Luo, VP, Yuanbao Tech
BAT Health efforts
Dr. Schanz, Alms & Company: Emerging Asia Life Insurance Pulse
TDI LIVEFEST 2019 Asia and ANZ Startup InsurTech Award Winner – EVARI
IEEE Network: When Internet of Things Meets Blockchain: Challenges in Distributed Consensus
China In-Depth: Digital life solutions (tech enabled solutions for mortality)
Overview of China Life/Health App Ecosystem
InsurTech focus – Ping An
AXA partners with Mynt and MicroEnsure for digital insurance app
In the Philippines, AXA has partnered with Mynt and MicroEnsure to provide digital insurance coverage through GCash Insure. GCash Insure is an extension of Mynt’s GCash app w...
Minsheng Life partners with open-source blockchain infrastructure project
Wanxiang Blockchain and the PlatON global computing network have together launched an open source blockchain infrastructure PlatONE. The platform uses cryptographic algorithm...
Interview: Paul Prendergast, Blink insurance
InsurTechs to watch: Wu Kong Bao and Baidu’s Apollo
China In-Depth: Parametric future
InsurTech focus – Axinan
McKinsey: Life insurance in China – Four priorities
ORF: Towards a Cyber-Security Roadmap for Digital Payments- Best Practices and Recommendations
Handdii secures $1.5 million in seed funding
Handdii an InsurTech in Australia which offers customers access to contractors for repairing property claims has recently secured $1.5 million in seed funding. The InsurTech ...
Singapore’s Pand.ai AI engine powers Great Eastern Life’s chatbot
In Singapore, Panda.ai has partnered with Great Eastern Life to power its chatbot proposition. Panda.ai is an AI chatbot developed for financial services, which serves Fortun...
中国深究-保险与人工智能和机器学习 — 挑战、案例以及如何成功实施
The Digital Insurer & InsureTech Connect Partnership for ITC Asia
China In-Depth: Ageing Asia
Earthquake detection, mitigation and insurance
InsurTech of the month: Bihubao
Halodoc completes strategic funding round, as it continues to expand portfolio of services
Halodoc was founded in 2017 in Indonesia with an aim to merge two separate business units which catered to teleconsultation with healthcare professionals and pharmacy deliver...
MSIG’s industry-first video interaction technology brings convenience and speed to motor claims process
In Singapore, MSIG has teamed up with Merimen and Wavecell to co-innovate a video chat survey to speed up the motor claims process. The video is called TrueSight Interactive ...
AI initiatives within life/health distribution
China In-Depth: The impact of data analytics and AI on China’s insurance industry
InsurTech of the month: Xuqiubao (需求保)
Interview: Ricky Chung, Smart Screening
Grab raises $300m from Invesco to move beyond ride-hailing
Grab , a ride-hailing company in SEA has raised $300 million from Invesco to further boost its drive to become a “super-app” offering a plethora of ...
Prudential powers up PRUWorks for SMEs with HælthTech technology
In HK, Prudential has entered into a regional agreement with HælthTech, a provider of technology solutions and operating platforms for insurers. PRU leverages HælthTech’s OMN...
Using blockchain to reimagine health information exchange in India: PwC
Parametric Insurance within Agritech
InsurTech of the month: 2019 update
Interview: Lex Tan – CEO of MotionsCloud
China In-Depth: Agritech
Great Eastern launches three-generation critical illness term plan
Great Eastern Singapore has launched GREAT Family Care, a critical illness term plan that protects three generations in a family within a single policy. The solution comes at...
UOB renews bancassurance deal with Prudential for S$1.15b
Prudential Plc and United Overseas Bank (UOB) have renewed their bancassurance agreement for S$1.15bn. The partnership is 15 years old and started when UOB sold its life insu...
AIA and Citi reinforce partnership with digital insurance solution
In Malaysia, Citi and AIA have collaborated to launch an end-to-end digital channel that allows Citi customers to purchase AIA’s suite of insurance products and solutio...
Modernising the insurance value chain: Top three digital imperatives
Zurich Partners with The Makeover Guys to Protect Newly Renovated Homes
Zurich General Insurance has partnered with The Makeover Guys, (a property investment solutions provider) to launch a new insurance solution known as ‘The Make...
Interview: Haifei Li, Sino Conflux Life
Online Reciprocal Communities
China In-Depth: InsurTech impact on Chinese insurance
InsurTech of the month: Kaopubao
Cross Selling at Ping An
InsurTech of the month: Hukebao 獲客宝
Interview: Gavin Li
China In-Depth: Natural Catastrophe Prevention
Digital India: Technology to transform a connected nation
Solidier.ly, a digital health related solutions
Soldier.ly is an Australian tech startup which has developed a stress detection app for smartwatches that provides users with real-time assistance when it detects stress. The...
SCOR teams up with Garmin Health to improve underwriting process
SCOR Global Life has announced a partnership with Garmin Health, a wearable technology startup, with the aim of improving its underwriting in the Asia Pacific region.
Agency management tools
InsurTech of the month: Bihubao
China In-Depth: Ecosystems with life/health
Interview: Peter Wang
MSIG Insurance, the first in Singapore to use video tech to optimise motor claims process
MSIG Insurance has partnered with communications tool Wavecell and claims management software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider Merimen to launch a video interaction pilot program...
China Commercial Health Insurance White Paper
China In-Depth: Life insurance product innovations
Digital ecosystems: extending the boundaries of value creation in life and health insurance
New generation chatbots boost sales by revolutionising the customer experience
Ping An Announces AI-Driven Car Insurance Claims Processor
Ping An’s has launched a mobile app that allows drivers to make claims and get compensation deducted from a dynamic credit quota, which is ...
What should insurers do today to prepare for tomorrow? Asia-Pacific insurance outlook 2019
ZhongAn Insurance’s entry sparks shift to digital products in Japan
China’s pre-eminent digital insurer, ZhongAn, is partnering with Japanese insurer Sompo Japan Nipponkoa to enhancing its technical strengths. ZhongAn’s IT platform will...
采访：Leo Wong RGAx
InsurTech of the year: Bihubao
Shanghai-based insurtech raises US$15.5 million in series A round
Shanghai-based Ins For Renascence (IFR) recently raised approximately $15.5mn in series A funding led by Matrix Partners.
IFR specializes in pre-insurance ris...
Phoenix Intellinsur building insurance’s Dianping.com
Phoenix Finance is a financial investment platform established by Phoenix Satellite Television Group. Phoenix Finance provides a wide range of financial products and private ...
Interview: Leo Wong RGAX
2018 China digital insurance and InsurTech in review
Relevance of Mutual and Cooperative Lessons learned from developed Europe and Asia
AXA launches Shared Services Centre in Manila; creates up to 300 IT jobs
AXA has established a shared services centre in Asia as a part of its digital transformation journey. The centres will be based in Philippines and Malaysia.
The new sh...