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How to cancel InsurTech Noise
January 09, 2019. Claims Journal
Insurtech, the buzzword of the insurance industry, has been impossible to avoid, appearing in email inboxes and at conferences virtually non-stop.

Trends in InsurTech 2019
January 09, 2019. Times
Several relevant technologies and trends in the field are creating a real revolution in the insurance field. The aim of these changes is to make the process of purchasing products and services more convenient, cheaper and smarter.

Learning by Doing and Undoing: InsurTech Pilots and Pivots
January 04, 2019. Insurance Journal
InsurTechs are great for the industry because it needs to change to be competitive, but InsurTechs are only going to be able to help change the industry if they themselves make money.

Global economy has become less resilient, but InsurTech can help: Swiss Re
January 04, 2019. Reinsurance
The global economy has become less resilient to shocks in the ten years following the financial crisis, but new public-private partnerships, in combination with the use and development of new technological capabilities, can help to strengthen it, according to reinsurance giant Swiss Re.

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InsurTech no “silver bullet”
January 02, 2019. Insurance Business Magezine
InsurTech may have the capacity to improve countless facets within the insurance space but it’s certainly not risk-free. Now one senior figure says serious thought must be put into the development and implementation of any new technology.

5 InsurTech Questions for 2019 
December 24, 2018. Think Advisor
The return of investment market volatility could make 2019 a year when what life and annuity issuers really want out of information technology is stability. When the environment is calm, insurers may dream of fancy tech worlds of tomorrow.

Quarterly InsurTech Briefing Q3 2018 
December 20, 2018. Willis Tower Watson
Start-Up Company Profiles explores how a handful of new entrants are taking unique approaches to incorporate technology in order to address inefficiencies or coverage gaps within the existing insurance ecosystem, and how they are also using data (third-party and proprietary), advanced sensors and Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities to develop a new paradigm of insurance offerings for the connected world.

How Technology Is Expanding The InsurTech Landscape
December 17, 2018. Forbes
The insurance sector has a longstanding reputation for being resistant to change. Who can blame those who work in this industry? Avoiding risk is in their DNA.

Top 100 InsurTech: Quarter four update
December 13, 2018. Post Online
It’s time for the final 2018 update on the Insurtech 100, the global index compiled for Post by Tällt Ventures. Here founder and CEO Matt Connolly rounds up the latest investment and partnership news.

Incumbents may be falling behind in the InsurTech race
December 11, 2018. Intelligent Insurer
As money continues to pour into insurtech ventures, there is evidence that only the big, global technology players and true venture capital firms have pockets deep enough to precipitate true disruption in the insurance space. Simon Hayes investigates where this will leave the incumbent players.

Commercial InsurTech is like an exclusive club — and Google and Amazon aren’t invited
December 05, 2018. Techcrunch
Tech companies and VCs in the insurance space have probably read many of the news articles about Amazon and Google entering insurance. Given their nearly unlimited resources, this may be intimidating to some in the industry.

10 InsurTech predictions for 2019: XL Innovate 
December 06, 2018. Digin
It’s been another big year for InsurTech, with venture funding surpassing 2017 levels, the first unicorns outside of health insurance, and incumbent carriers doubling down on new technologies and solutions.

Biggest changes for InsurTech for 2019
December 04, 2018. Digital Journal
2018 saw a series of changes shaking up the insurance sector and the level of innovation and associated disruption looks set to continue into 2019. These include greater collaboration with big firms, blockchain and AI.

Hong Kong puts InsurTech on fast track 
December 03, 2018. Bankingtech
Hong Kong is issuing the first licence for an online-only firm next month, as it ups its FinTech game. Clement Cheung, CEO of Hong Kong’s Insurance Authority (HKIA), told Reuters it is planning to issue its first licence next month as a result of its fast-track system.

What Insurers Want and Get from InsurTech Partnerships
November 29, 2018. Insurance Journal
Remember the scene in the 1989 movie When Harry Met Sally? During lunch with Harry at a deli, Sally very publicly fakes a wild orgasm. A nearby patron, when asked what she’d like to order, signals in Sally’s direction and tells the waitress, “I’ll have what she’s having.”

InsurTech: Revolution, Evolution or Hype?
November 28, 2018. Insurance Thought Leadership
Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, the Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain, robotics, quantum computing — the terminology of technology is staggering enough, let alone understanding what it is and how to use it.

3,000 job vacancies loom as Hong Kong’s InsurTech scene booms
November 27, 2018. Hongkong Business
As InsurTech startups sprout and thrive in Hong Kong, the demand for tech talent and risk managers is outpacing the supply of such employees, according to a report by recruitment agency Hays.

InsurTech deal values reach $2.6bn in 2018
November 21, 2018. FS Tech
Global fundraising for InsurTech startups during 2018 has already reached an all-time high in volume, with 204 deals and transaction values of $2.6 billion, close to the 2015 peak of $2.7 billion.

How InsurTech Changes Credit Risk
November 16, 2018. Insurance Thought Leadership
Risk management activities of insurance companies are mainly based on three risk types: whole portfolio, supplementary and others. In “others,” two risk types — operational risk and credit risk — stand out with their financial impacts and frequencies.

South Korea’s InsurTech Industry Lacks Growth Due to Regulations
November 12, 2018. ET News
Global insurance companies provide InsurTech services that recommend which exercises and food a person needs and send accurate and personal health analysis and recommendations in real-time to their customers. These global companies are starting to apply InsurTech to various accident preventive programs.

Entering InsurTech phase 2.0
November 09, 2018. Insurance Business Magezine
The InsurTech landscape has been a whirlwind of activity in the past few years. Phase one of the InsurTech evolution saw technology trailblazers sweep into the insurance industry en masse trying to capitalize on points where customer friction and large profit pools intersect.

Why The Next InsurTech Unicorns Are Going to Come From Asia
November 06, 2018. FinTech News
We thought 2018 was going to become the year of the blockchain, and while the ledger is still a hot-button topic, the relatively older InsurTech scene has risen to the top of the fintech pile thanks to a 2017 boost. It has not stopped since, and in fact, it has been said that Asia could actually be a strong InsurTech pillar, in large parts thanks to China.

InsurTech ‘is a long-term bet’
October 28, 2018. Intelligent Insurer
The impact of InsurTech on the reinsurance industry could be limited in the short term—but that does not mean that investments made now will not bear fruit in the future, Jean-Paul Conoscente, chief executive officer of P&C’s US operation and P&C’s reinsurance business unit, SCOR, told PCI Today.

What do new entrants say about InsurTech value?
October 26, 2018. Dig In
New entrants seem to be coming out of the woodwork in insurance. And it is not necessarily a bad thing. The InsurTech movement, the advance of emerging technologies, and the appetite of the global tech titans are all contributing to new entrants, new partnerships, and new business models.

Brokers enjoying an InsurTech boom – and there’s more room for growth
October 24, 2018. Insurance Business Magezine
There’s no question that the opportunities in InsurTech are growing, and incumbents in the insurance industry are taking note. Brokers and carriers are benefiting from solutions that simplify everyday workflows as technology companies continuously work on their offerings to solve pain points for insurance professionals.

InsurTech disruption could become a ‘black swan’ event: JLT’s Flandro
October 15, 2018. Intelligent Insurer
The speed at which technology is transforming the insurance industry means it could become a so-called black swan event for the industry – as opposed to technology being gradually implemented by the industry in an orderly way.

Women InsurTech founders tackle unconscious bias
October 15, 2018. Digital Insurance
The InsurTech phenomenon is currently plowing through the industry, introducing new ways of doing business and upending the status quo. But while the movement promises a renaissance of novel ideas related to the insurance industry, there is a notable absence in the faces behind the revolution: women.

Company news

Aon joins SBC InsurTech programme
January 11, 2018. FSTech
Professional services giant Aon has become the latest industry partner for the Startupbootcamp (SBC) InsurTech CoLab (CoLab), a theme-based innovation program for mature markets.

PAL Network partners with Toyota Tsusho and Allianz for new InsurTech offerings
January 10, 2018. Verdict
Singapore-based InsurTech startup PAL Network has signed two memorandum of understanding (MoU) agreements with Toyota Tsusho and Allianz Malaysia to create blockchain-based insurtech offerings.

On-demand InsurTech Trov expands in U.S.
January 10, 2018. Verdict
Trov, an on-demand InsurTech for personal items supported by Munich Re, is expanding to four additional states.  The expansion follows Trov’s launches in the UK and Australia, and its first U.S. launch in Arizona over the past few years.

Braintri Drives InsurTech Innovation in Europe
January 08, 2018. Finnovate
Braintri announced this week that its insurance subscription platform, hiPRO Connector, is going live as part of a new agreement with Benefia, a division of Vienna Insurance Group.

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InsurTech developers Prima Solutions and Effisoft complete merger deal
December 19, 2018. Reinsurance
InsurTech software developers Prima Solutions and Effisoft have completed a merger deal as part of a growth strategy to accelerate their development in the property and casualty (P&C), health and personal protection re/insurance markets.

JLT Re (North America), Pact Insurance announce InsurTech partnership
December 17, 2018. Reinsurance
The North American arm of JLT Re has partnered with Pact Insurance, a personal auto InsurTech company, to create a digital insurance solution that covers established and emerging mobility risks.

New Allianz Life Ventures and SixThirty partnership focuses on FinTech and InsurTech innovation
December 11, 2018. Silicon News
Earlier this month, Allianz Life Ventures, part of Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, announced a strategic partnership with SixThirty, a St. Louis-based venture fund that specializes in investing in and scaling up FinTech and InsurTech startups.

Odysseus Alternative Ventures announces the launch of InsurTech Capital with the APICIL Group as a Strategic Partner.
December 11, 2018. Minhtran
Odysseus Alternative Ventures (OAV), the private equity and venture capital arm of Reech Corporations Group, announces a partnership with the APICIL Group, France’s 4th largest provider of social protection, to create its first Insurtech fund: Insurtech Capital I. Launched with a commitment of €10m.

Home Insurance InsurTech buzzvault launches
December 11, 2018. Virdict
Home insurance insurtech buzzvault, part of tech firm buzz, has launched in the UK.Home insurance insurtech buzzvault, part of tech firm buzz, has launched in the UK. Calling itself the “world’s first truly personalised home insurance policy”, it utilises digitised home contents data. Furthermore, the home insurance insurtech is in partnership with Munich Re Digital Partners.

Verisk to buy InsurTech Rulebook for $87m
December 04, 2018. Verdict
Verisk Analytics, a provider of data analytics servicers to property/casualty (P&C) insurers, has agreed to purchase UK-based InsurTech Rulebook in a cash deal valued $87m.

Small Business InsurTech CoverWallet Expands to Offer Its Tech, Markets Access to Agents
December 04, 2018. Insurance Journal
CoverWallet, a technology company that has been on a mission to “reinvent insurance for small business” customers, is now offering its platform for insurance agencies, the company revealed today.

MAPFRE launches InsurTech startup accelerator in Madrid
November 30, 2018. Verdict
Spanish insurance company MAPFRE has formally launched its new insurtech startup accelerator, known as insur_space.

FinTech and InsurTech company novae teams up with digital technology agency AAXIS to bolster its ecommerce, machine learning and AI capabilities
November 27, 2018. PRNewswire
The global FinTech and InsurTech company novae has teamed up with leading digital technology agency AAXIS to bolster the capabilities of alle2020, the global, white-label B2B2C digital capability framework it launched in October.

Chinese InsurTech firm WeSure partners with 20 re/insurers
November 23, 2018. Reinsurance
WeSure, the insurance platform owned by Chinese investment conglomerate Tencent, has expanded its line of products and formed partnerships with 20 insurance and reinsurance companies.

Aviva to buy majority stake in InsurTech firm Neos Ventures
November 22, 2018. Verdict
British insurer Aviva has agreed to purchase a majority stake in smart technology insurance provider Neos Ventures for an undisclosed sum.

AI InsurTech startup Betterview secures funding from Plug and Play
November 22, 2018. Verdict
US-based AI start-up Betterview has secured funding from Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm Plug and Play Ventures.

SoftBank’s Collaborative InsurTech & Real Estate Tech Investment Strategy
November 21, 2018. CB Insight
SoftBank Group has made several big name investments across InsurTech and real estate, including deals to WeWork, OYO Rooms, PolicyBazaar, and Lemonade.

Axco forms Singapore InsurTech information joint venture
November 21, 2018. Insurance Business Magazine
British insurance information provider Axco has entered a 50:50 joint venture with Singapore’s The Digital Insurer, which will provide the insurance industry with information regarding insurance technology (InsurTech) providers.

Seeman Holtz Agency Acquires InsurTech Goji
November 14, 2018. Insurance Journal
Fast-growing insurance agency Seeman Holtz Property & Casualty has taken a technology leap forward by acquiring Boston-based online home and auto Insurance agency Goji (formerly Consumers United) and its technology platform.

InsurTech launch for Traveller Assist
October 29, 2018. ITIJ
Medical assistance and cost containment provider Traveller Assist has announced the launch of Payr, a new InsurTech platform facilitating the quick and efficient payment of medical bills abroad.

Munich Re strikes InsurTech partnership with Plug and Play in China
October 29, 2018. Intelligent Insurer
Munich Re has partnered with Plug and Play, a Silicon Valley-based accelerator and corporate innovation platform, to collaborate with emerging InsurTech startups in China.

Google ‘Definitely’ Interested in Other InsurTech Investments Following Applied Systems
October 19, 2018. Insurance Journal
Google is eager to invest in other insurance technology companies well beyond its newly announced minority stake in Applied Systems, a principal investor with the global search engine giant said on Oct. 17.

Samsung Ventures Invests In Cover For Mobile InsurTech
October 17, 2018. Seeking Alpha
Samsung Ventures (OTC:SSNLF) has made an investment in Cover’s recent Series B funding round of $16 million.

New InsurTech Coverly prepares for launch
October 17, 2018. Banking Tech
There’s a new insurtech business in the works, Coverly, looking to launch in Q1 2019 with on-demand insurance products for SMEs.

ThingCo Named Amongst InsurTech 100 9 Months After Launch
October 15, 2018. The FinTech Times
ThingCo, the new InsurTech founded by telematics pioneer Mike Brockman to bring to market the next generation of telematics technology, has been named as one of 20 UK companies in  this year’s InsurTech 100.

U.S. InsurTech Haven Life Increase Maximum Coverage Amount to $3 Million
October 10, 2018. Crowdfund Insider
U.S. InsurTech Haven Life announced at InsureTech Connect 2018 it is increasing its maximum coverage amount to $3 million.

Willis strikes global InsurTech partnership with Plug and Play
October 09, 2018. Intelligent Insurer
Broker Willis Towers Watson has entered into an international InsurTech partnership with Plug and Play, a startup accelerator and corporate innovation platform, to access latest technological innovation.

Events

FinTech + – October 1-2, Zurich

October 1 – 2, 2018 – InsurTech, Conference/ Showcase
FinTech+, the Swiss Global Marketplace, is Switzerland’s largest and most International FinTech event. FinTech+ brings together FinTech leaders from around the world in Zurich, offering a global marketplace for wealth management, insurance and social finance anchored in Switzerland.

InsurTech Connect – October 2-3, Las Vegas

October 2-3, 2018 – InsurTech, Conference/ Showcase
InsureTech Connect is the world’s largest InsurTech event — offering unparalleled access to the largest and most comprehensive gathering of tech entrepreneurs, investors, and insurance industry incumbents from across the globe.

Insurance AI & Analytics – October 9-10, London

October 9-10, 2018 – InsurTech, Conference/ Showcase
Join 350+ C-level analytics, pricing, marketing, claims and underwriting executives at Europe’s largest AI event dedicated to insurance!

Insurance Innovators Summit – November 5-6, London

November 5-6, 2018 – InsurTech, Conference/ Showcase
Insurance Innovators Summit has established itself as THE event for senior insurance leaders from across the UK and Europe. This year 100 speakers will tackle the hottest topics including overhauling the customer relationship, building relevant products, capitalizing on Open APIs and dealing with the data goldmine.

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Europe

Gibraltar International FinTech Forum

February 28-March 1, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
Featuring some of the leading names in FinTech.
Gibfin

IFZ FinTech Conference 

February 28, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
FinTech is considered an innovative solution for the challenges in the financial industry and shows a high growth rate. In addition to the presentation of the results of the IFZ FinTech study, we will be hearing about recent developments in the field of FinTech from our excellent speakers.
IFZ

Crypto Investor Show

March 10, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
The UK’s biggest crypto and blcokchain event for investors. The Crypto Investor Show brings together the crypto community with private investors and traders in the UK for the first time. Gain insight into the array of investment opportunities provided by Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology
Crypto Investor Show

TechNOVA Blockchain Summit 2018

March 22, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
TechNOVA: Blockchain Summit 2018 will look across sectors at the latest innovations in distributed ledger technology. This Blockchain conference will bring in case studies from banking, insurance, energy, music, healthcare, trade finance and more. The content will cover a number of the key challenges and use cases including how to develop strategy, verifying provenance, disintermediation and peer-to-peer industries, data sharing, smart contracts and the future of cryptocurrency. With decision makers and senior innovation leaders across multiple sectors, TechNOVA: Blockchain Summit 2018 is the event to attend take your understanding of the technology to the next level and kick-start the development of your future.
Fintech World Forum

E-Fintech Show

April 11-12, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
The consolidation of decentralized technologies such as Blockchain together with the various FinTech business models that exist today make the financial sector has to reinvent itself more than ever. A new economy decentralized is coming and will forever change the financial services that Today we know.
e-Fintech Show

Fintech Design Summit

April 20, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
The financial services sector has entered a new era, with FinTech startups challenging the major FS players by creating powerful new user centric products. The FinTech Design Summit will be exploring how experience led design has disrupted the industry. We will be hearing from the financial companies designing new experiences for users, that will change consumer exceptions forever. The Fintech Design Summit is targeted at Senior Product & Design Professionals, Fintech Entrepreneurs, CTO’s and CEO’s.
Fintech Design Summit

Fintech World Forum

May 30-31, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
FinTech World Forum 2018 (FinTech Conference) is based in London UK Europe as one of leading fintech events for global financial, finance and banking technology industry. Its focuses on Mobile Payments, Lending, Insurance, Blockchain, Bitcoin, Investment, InsurTech, RegTech, Money, Mobile Banking and Wealth Management.
Fintech World Forum

London Fintech Week

July 06-13, 2018 – Fintech, Conference/Showcase
Fintech Week is a series of conferences, exhibitions, workshops, hackathons, meetups and parties. Each day we focus on a different topic. We always ensure that there is plenty of time for networking and meeting other innovators. The main conference/exhibition takes place at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, but other events take place across the City of London, Canary Wharf and “Tech City.”
Fintech Worldwide Ltd

Asia/Middle East

Blockchain Middle East Forum

February 05-06, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Unblocking the blockchain Dubai announced its intention to turn itself into the first blockchain-powered government in the world by 2020. These ambitions are part of the emirate’s goal of becoming a global business hub with next-generation technology playing a key role in delivering this vision.As a result, a number of Middle East companies both private and public have made substantial progress on understanding the opportunities, application and preparations of adopting the blockchain technology within their organisation.
IQPC Middle East

Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference Bengaluru

February 22, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
India is a very likely country to become a global cryptocurrency leader. It is one of the most rapidly developing technology markets because of the huge amount of young people. Besides, the Indian online market consists of 333 million users, occupying the second place in the world.This country has a vast number of young engineers and a comprehensive IT market ready to explore all innovative technologies in a very short time. This also includes cryptocurrency technologies: currently, India is a place where blockchain technologies and cryptocurrency services are promoted at the government level. Therefore, the international network of Blockchain & Bitcoin Conferences organized by Smile-Expo, covering more than 10 European and CIS countries, is expanding and holding a new conference in Bengaluru, India.
Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference

Finovate Middle East

February 26-27, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Finovate events bring together the entire fintech community to showcase cutting-edge banking, financial and payments technology in a unique, short-form, demo-only format as well as insights from global financial service experts.
 Finnovate Middle East

Fintegrate Zone 2018

February 27- March 01, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Fintegrate Zone is a “fintech thought leadership” conclave focusing on the future of technology and the broader financial services industry within India and beyond its borders. The agenda of the conclave is to highlight the business and technology innovations driving change in the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance industry.Started in 2017 by Zone Startups, a leading FinTech ecosystem enabler, Fintegrate Zone is a multi-format 3-day FinTech conclave, catering to different stakeholders with curated event formats.
Fintegrate Zone

2nd Annual Fintech Week (Tel Aviv)

March 05-07, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Our first conference is all about Bitcoin, Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). We’ll be exploring the evolution of Blockchain from Cytpto to ICO and hearing from innovators and influencers in the space.Our second conference focuses on all things Fintech. Hear from Key players from across the fintech ecosystem including banks, VCs, start-ups and innovators.Our third conference is all about the intersection of cyber security and financial services. We’ll talk to experts on both sides and explore how safe your money and data really is.
Fintech Worldwide

4th Annual Blockchain Finance & Fintech China 2018

March 15-16, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
The 4th Annual Block Chain Finance & Fin-tech China 2018 event will gather over 800 participants from around the world, where the leaders of Block Chain & Fintech will present their views on key issues in the industry.
Blockchain Finance & Fintech China

IFINTEC

May 08-09, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
IFINTEC Finance Technologies Conference and Exhibition will be held at Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Sisli on 08-09 May 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey. IFINTEC is one of the biggest and most important conferences in EMEA region on Retail Banking, Banking Technologies, Banking Solutions and Finance Technologies. IFINTEC Conference serves a perfect platform to introduce and demonstrate banking solutions and finance technology solutions including system, hardware, software, consultancy, training and service which are developed for banks and financial institutions.
Finance Technologies Conference & Exhibition

Finovate Asia

October 29-30, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY TO STAY AHEAD ON FINTECH INNOVATION IN ASIA 450+ Attendees. 30+ Demoing companies. Countless opportunities. Finovate events bring together the entire fintech community to showcase cutting-edge banking, financial and payments technology in a unique, short-form, demo-only format as well as insights from global financial service experts.
Finovate Asia

Americas

The Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain Superconference

February 16-18, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Is It Too Late To Get Involved In Crypto? Not at all. Even if you didn’t mine 10,000 bitcoins using your old PC in 2012, bitcoin, ethereum, altcoins and blockchain technology are still in their infancy.99.9% of the world’s population is barely aware of how bitcoin, ethereum, and other blockchain-based tokens are starting to address real use cases.

MIT Fintech Conference 2018

March 10, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
The event will bring together fintech startups, established financial service and technology firms, vcs, investors, and regulators to share their ideas about recent innovations in the financial technology space. Hear the best ideas, examine the latest technologies, and ask the big question at the mit fintech club’s biggest event of the year!
MIT Fintech

Empire Start-up Fintech Conference New York

April 18, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Hear from those forging new trails in payments, blockchain, lending, robo-advisors, insurance tech, real estate and more. In addition to attracting hundreds of FinTech entrepreneurs, this conference also plays host to the investors and service providers that help accelerate startups. The audience can also look forward to keynotes, panels and demo updates from some of the top FinTech startups in the world.
Empire Starups

STX 18 by Fintech Exchange

April 25, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
A summit for technology startups focused on financial markets & trading brought to you by FinTech Exchange (FTX). FTX is Chicago’s leading fintech event for financial markets and trading technology. FTX has been a sellout since its inception in 2015, with close to 500 attendees each year. This event has featured growth firms as well as world-class companies, including: CME Group, CBOE, IBM Watson, Amazon Web Services, Google, Trading Technologies, and Tableau.
Fintech Chicago

Finovate Spring

May 08-11, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY TO STAY AHEAD ON FINTECH INNOVATION 1300+ attendees. 70+ companies demoing. Countless opportunities. See the cutting-edge of fintech via a unique, short-form, demo-only format. Plus, new for 2018, get advice and insights from 100+ fintech experts in a newly expanded program. All coming to you live from Silicon Valley, the world’s biggest tech and innovation hotbed.
Finovate

The Payment Canada Summit

May 09-11, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
Join industry leaders, innovators and challengers at Canada’s largest payments conference. The 2018 SUMMIT is the forum to connect the payments ecosystem, offering a broad spectrum of topics that influence payments in Canada and around the world.
Payments Canada

Future of Fintech

June 19-21, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
CB Insights – The Disruption of Financial Services. The Future of Fintech is an exclusive gathering of the world’s largest financial institutions, best fintech startups, and most active venture investors.
CB Insights

Finbat

June 20-21, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
The Annual Conference on Fintech and Banking transformation (FINBAT) aims to bring together researchers, decision makers, and practitioners interested in exploring the many facets of Fintech and banking transformation in the digital age.
Finbat

Finovate Fall

September 24-29, 2018 – Conference/Showcase
THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY TO STAY AHEAD ON FINTECH INNOVATION 1500+ attendees. 70+ companies demoing. Countless opportunities. See cutting-edge banking, financial and payments technology in a unique, short-form, demo format. Get advice and insights from 100+ fintech experts in an expanded program.
FinovateFall

 

Reports

Fearless Innovation in InsurTech
Accenture

2017 was a year of strong headline growth of InsurTech. According to Accenture’s analysis of data from CB Insights, the number of deals rose by 39%. Click to gain more insights.

Quarterly InsurTech Q4 Briefing – Willis Towers Watson/ CB Insights
Willis Re

2018 Following another year of record investment, this in-depth report highlights a full year’s worth of 2017 InsurTech activity. By investing heavily in start-ups and technology, (re)insurance companies sent a message to potential disruptive outsiders and assumed a semblance of control over the InsurTech revolution.

The  Future of InsurTech in Germany: InsurTech Radar 2017 – Oliver Wyman
Oliver Wyman

The German InsurTech market continues to develop very dynamically. One can rightfully speak of a start-up boom. But how sustainable is it? We applied the tried and tested InsurTech Radar methodology to evaluate the developments and compare the results to those obtained in 2016. With this, our InsurTech Radar provides orientation for all players in the insurance market.

2018 InsurTech Impact 25 – Oxbox Partners
Oxbox Partners

There are many InsurTech lists and landscape infographics.  What really matters is identifying the winners. Members of Oxbow Partners InsurTech Impact 25 have achieved revenue growth and have a technology-led proposition that can transform incumbents or the insurance industry as a whole.

InsurTech sector quarterly update, Q3 July 2017
Insure Tech News

With the help of Venture Scanner data, InsurTechNews is now able to offer you a quarterly update on the state of the InsurTech sector.