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Munich Re and London InsurTech Tictrac launch health engagement platform for insurers 28 April, 2017
Munich Re has teamed up with London-based health-tech company, Tictrac, to launch a health engagement platform called Wellgage.
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Investor warning fired over Solvency II’s complex reporting
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 The insurance sector is at risk of being further marginalised by investors as performance reporting becomes more complicated as a result of Solvency II, according to a report by Willis Towers Watson and Autonomous Research.
UK fin-tech provider Certua to launch robo-life insurer in 2017
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Fin-tech company, Certua, has revealed its plan to launch a UK robo-life insurer in 2017.
babylon announces Europe’s largest investment in AI for health
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Digital healthcare company, babylon, has announced an investment of circa US$60m to build what it is calling “the world’s most advanced artificial intelligence (AI) platform” in healthcare.
Royal London launches life cover for Type 1 & 2 diabetes sufferers
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Royal London has launched life insurance cover for people with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes that uses a real time and robo-underwriting process to improve the customer journey.
The Exeter launches life insurance for people with type 2 diabetes or a high BMI
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 UK mutual and protection insurer The Exeter has entered the life insurance market with a plan for people with type 2 diabetes or a high body mass index (BMI).
LV= introduces early payment up to £10,000 for death claims
Monday, April 24, 2017 The UK’s LV= has introduced an early payment of up to £10,000 for death claims on all life products which can be paid within 24 hours.
Top life insurance purchasing regions in the UK revealed
Friday, April 21, 2017 Data from indicates consumers in the Southeast of England appear to have the strongest appetite for purchasing life insurance, compared to those in other parts of England, Wales and Scotland.
Gen Re’s partnership with Monsenso allows insurers to offer mental health solutions
Thursday, April 20, 2017 Danish technology company Monsenso, which develops mHealth solutions for mental health, has partnered with Gen Re.
British Friendly launches mutual benefits app
Thursday, April 20, 2017 British Friendly has launched an app that gives members access to the free healthcare services available through their mutual benefits programme.
Royal London research: advisers predict stable outlook for protection market
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Research commissioned by Royal London indicates financial advisers have confidence in the protection insurance market and they predict a stable market outlook for this year.

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