Insurtech roundup: Bold Penguin; CyberFortress; Omni:us; Marsh; Hannover Re US; Swiss Re

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


Lloyd's CEO says the market must embrace digital transformation

John Neal has called on Lloyd’s to evolve fast or risk driving itself into irrelevance


Marsh launches cybersecurity assessment tool with eight insurers

Cyber Catalyst sees insurers pick out best cyber risk products, could reduce premiums


Aon in talks to buy Willis Towers Watson

Deal would merge world's second and third largest brokerages


Top ten insurtech leaders of 2018 named

The individuals were selected by Acord for “driving meaningful global change”


Marsh & McLennan swoops for JLT

The mega deal will combine two of the largest insurance and reinsurance broking groups


Reinsurers see regulation shifting from "maximum" to "optimum"

Chief executives in Monte Carlo welcome moves from regulators that will encourage growth


Finding a role for insurance in a technology-driven economy

In the second article in his series on intangible asset risk, Tim Freestone explores why the growth in intellectual property and patent risks has not been matched by a corresponding growth in insurance


Microinsurance offers a lesson in technology and agility

Opportunities in emerging markets are flourishing, but traditional insurers cannot simply transpose their western business models. Aggelos Andreou finds the use of technology and a change in mindset are the keys to opening the doors


IMIF publishes guidance on op risk modelling and insurance purchases

Survey highlights variation in practice across the industry