Chinese venture capital firm BitRock Capital has led a recent round of fundraising for OneDegree, a Hong Kong-based online pet insurance company, tapping growth opportunities in the region.
The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has released an exposure draft for the creation of a regulatory sandbox for legacy insurers, InsurTechs, FinTech companies and other interested stakeholders.
PHEW, the No. 1 digital platform for insurance professionals in Taiwan, has launched its first insurance chatbot.
InsurTech is gaining huge traction and acceptability in India and companies are today scaling up operations and tapping into new customer segments using new age technologies like blockchain, AI and IoT.
A total of 54 finalists from 12 markets have been named for the 4th Asia Trusted Life Agents & Advisers Awards 2019. The Awards attracted over 400 entries this year.
Singapore-based financial supermarket GoBear, has announced $80m in total funding.
Insurers are lobbying the IRDAI to allow them to hold a 100% stake in InsurTech startups in India, reported The Economic Times.
Researchers at North Carolina State University in the US have discovered a systemic design flaw in 'smart home' devices, typically Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices that are of an always-on, always-connected nature.