Doing the rounds: TechnologyJune 1 2015 by Nick Ferguson
Igloo partners Scor, PVI for parametric coffee cover
- March 29
It will offer weather index insurance of up to US$1,700 per hectare to coffee farmers in Vietnam's five central highlands provinces.
HDI International leads Thai insurtech Roojai’s US$42m fundraise
- March 28
The funding, which also saw IFC invest, will support its expansion in Indonesia and the Philippines as well as M&A.
Bolttech appoints Le Thi Ngoc Huong as Vietnam general manager
- March 28
Huong was earlier with PTI Vietnam, responsible for managing distribution channels and partnerships, as well as developing strategic business plans.
India’s Digit Insurance US$440m IPO blocked by regulator: report
- February 1
The insurer was last valued at US$3.5bn by Sequoia Capital and is backed by investors including Canadian billionaire Prem Watsa.
Allianz Re: Agriculture Insurance in Asia: Protection gap and embracing technology
Digital transformation is at the heart of bridging protection gap and removing bottlenecks for farm cover in China and India.
AXA XL: Helping ESG move from the periphery to the mainstream
Underwriter Victoria Soo and Senior Risk Analyst Daryl Soh on how credit insurance helps finance infrastructure projects and other ESG investments.