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The decumulation market: the barriers and opportunities to future growth

Decumulation has brought high growth and high returns to many UK life insurers. Waheeda Narker, retirement & decumulation segment lead, …

Cover Genius bags $70m Series D amidst insurtech investment drop

Cover Genius has secured $70m in a new funding round at the same time as the rest of the insurtech …

Cost of living crisis hits insurtech startups as deals dry up

The cost of living crisis is to blame for insurtech deals running dry following the pandemic and we're all worse …

Ondo goes public with room for growth in home insurance incorporating water leak detection

Insurers have been slow to incorporate smart home devices into home insurance policies despite their ability to reduce the number …

By Miles eyes expansion as conditions are perfect for pay-per-mile insurance

UK-based pay-per-mile insurer By Miles is set to expand into Europe as it looks to make the most of how …

MetLife will be the worst hit life insurer in Ukraine owing to the ongoing political unrest

The full impact of the Russia-Ukraine war on insurers will not be known for some time, however, it is clear …

Russia’s Ingosstrakh will begin to feel the strain as it loses Generali and Western pressures mount

Generali has given up its seats on the board of Ingosstrakh, a leading Russian general insurer in which it owns …

Businesses increase the level of mental and physical wellbeing support to employees as awareness of both remains high

COVID-19 has brought a fundamental change, encouraging businesses to put more effort than ever into improving the wellbeing support offered …

Four insurtech trends to look for in 2022

Insurtech is a booming market, generating record levels of investment as funding surpassed $15m in the third quarter of last …

Allianz reports 91.1% jump in Q4 2023 net income

Allianz has reported net income of €2.25bn in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2023, a 91.1% rise compared with €1.18bn …

Global Atlantic completes $10bn reinsurance deal with Manulife

Insurance company Global Atlantic Financial Group has closed its $10bn reinsurance deal with Manulife. Previously announced in December, the transaction reinsures …

ALKEME acquires Ferrante Insurance Services

ALKEME has expanded its Northern California footprint with the acquisition of Ferrante Insurance Services. Ferrante was founded in 1996 and is …

Q&A: Qraft Technologies’ COO on AI-powered life insurance products

Tech investment comapny Qraft Technologies has expanded its partnership with insurance firm Hana Life to offer a range of variable …

Fixed-income securities are looking like an outstanding asset for this year

2024 is well on its way and investors are looking for the right investment to carry them throughout the year. …