Insurtech weekly: Generali, Hover, Bdeo, Flyreel

A roundup of the latest insurance technology fundraisings and partnerships


COMMENT: Never say never again

Ronan McCaughey reflects on 2020 and what action points insurers can take from the year


Pan-American Life picks Aptitude's IFRS 17 software

Insurer says implementing the solution forms part of broader finance transformation


Average annual cat losses hit $100bn

AIR Worldwide says the 100-year return period loss is currently $301bn


Guy Carpenter launches Vietnam flood model

It is based on a 10,000-year stochastic catalogue simulating both fluvial and pluvial flooding


Insurtech weekly: Marshmallow; B3i; Human API; Steadily; Nordic Capital

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


Lloyd's of London launches second phase of digital transformation plan

Blueprint Two follows the market's launch of the first blueprint in September 2019


Folksam leaks 1m customers' private data to tech giants

The incident has been reported to the Swedish Data Protection Authority


Climate change tops North American emerging risk survey

Pandemic will feature in next year's Joint Risk Management Section survey, says author


Counselling sessions replace after work drinks at UK insurtech

Urban Jungle's CEO explains why the lockdown affects younger employees' mental health