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Allianz invests in AI-powered insurance firm Lemonade German insurance giant Allianz has made an undisclosed investment in Lemonade Insurance, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral economics. General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
Allianz invests in AI-powered insurance firm Lemonade By IBR Staff Writer
German insurance giant Allianz has made an undisclosed investment in Lemonade Insurance, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral economics.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News UK's FCA publishes mission and business plan The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its Mission, which provides companies and consumers enhanced clarity about how it prioritizes its interventions in financial markets.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News Swiss Re to set up Asian reinsurance headquarters in Singapore By IBR Staff Writer
Zurich-based Swiss Re is establishing a regional legal entity in Singapore for its reinsurance business unit.
Reinsurance > News
CNA launches new aging services policy forms CNA has launched new Aging Services General Liability, Professional Liability, Umbrella and Excess policy, and Employee Benefits Liability forms.
News FGL scraps $1.6bn merger agreement with Anbang Insurance By IBR Staff Writer
American annuities and life insurer Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL) has terminated its $1.6bn agreement with Chinese-based Anbang Insurance.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News Zurich Insurance acquires travel insurer Cover-More By IBR Staff Writer
Swiss-based insurance giant Zurich Insurance has completed its AUD741m ($554m) acquisition of Australian travel insurance company, Cover-More Group.
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Allianz invests in AI-powered insurance firm Lemonade
By IBR Staff Writer
German insurance giant Allianz has made an undisclosed investment in Lemonade Insurance, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral economics.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
CNA launches new aging services policy forms
CNA has launched new Aging Services General Liability, Professional Liability, Umbrella and Excess policy, and Employee Benefits Liability forms.
News

Life Insurance And Pensions

UK's FCA publishes mission and business plan
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its Mission, which provides companies and consumers enhanced clarity about how it prioritizes its interventions in financial markets.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
FGL scraps $1.6bn merger agreement with Anbang Insurance
By IBR Staff Writer
American annuities and life insurer Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL) has terminated its $1.6bn agreement with Chinese-based Anbang Insurance.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Intermediaries

UK's FCA publishes insurance distribution directive consultation
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has come up with the first of its two consultation papers on the execution of the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD), which is designed to promote competition among insurance firms and maintain appropriate protection levels for customers across the European Union.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
UK’s FCA unveils supervision plans for insurance linked securities
By IBR Staff Writer
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has unveiled its proposed approach to authorization and supervision of insurance special purpose vehicles (ISPVs), which will facilitate insurance linked securities (ILS) business.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News

Reinsurance

Swiss Re to set up Asian reinsurance headquarters in Singapore
By IBR Staff Writer
Zurich-based Swiss Re is establishing a regional legal entity in Singapore for its reinsurance business unit.
Reinsurance > News
Everest Insurance launches Life Sciences practice
Andy Faber has joined Everest Insurance as the leader of the newly launched Life Sciences practice within the Specialty Casualty Group.
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Technology

Cyber Assist selects Open GI London as technology partner
By IBR Staff Writer
Open GI London has been selected as the preferred technology partner to cyber insurance underwriting agency Cyber Assist.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
BIMA secures $16.8m funding from Aaxiata Digital
InsurTech firm BIMA has secured an investment of $16.8m from Axiata Digital, the digital services arm of Axiata Group Berhad.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News

Regulatory & Risk

Cyber Assist selects Open GI London as technology partner
By IBR Staff Writer
Open GI London has been selected as the preferred technology partner to cyber insurance underwriting agency Cyber Assist.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
BIMA secures $16.8m funding from Aaxiata Digital
InsurTech firm BIMA has secured an investment of $16.8m from Axiata Digital, the digital services arm of Axiata Group Berhad.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News