Japan’s MS&AD makes second investment in US insurtech NextJuly 22 2021 by InsuranceAsia News Staff
Asian carriers embrace insurtechs despite global slowdown
- March 21
In recent deals, Peak Re teamed up with CyberCube, Zurich partnered Surer, Echo Re joined hands with Adept in APAC and Singapore's GIA expanded its use of Shift Technologies.
Coherent cuts around 20 roles in Hong Kong
- March 10
IAN understands that Leong Chew, the insurtech's managing director, actuarial and advisory, was one of those made redundant.
Lexasure plans regional (re)insurance expansion after US$250m SPAC deal
- March 3
The group, which owns broker Acurra International, Front Street Re and the Archipelago Group, is expected to start trading on Nasdaq later this year.
CoverGo appoints Adrit Raha as APAC managing director
- February 22
Singapore-based Raha joins from another insurtech and will help the company with its regional expansion plans.
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.