For Africa to realise its huge insurance potential, local companies must increase the size of their balance sheets, enhance the quality of their technical training and improve their trans-national reach within the continent itself.
Posted in InsurTech blog on Aug 12, 2018
Artificial Intelligence, AI, for insurance, or as we call it Augmented Insurance, is here. AI tech is growing, augmenting companies and process in all areas. The insurance industry is one based on data yet has not kept up with tech investment. This makes it open for AI.
Posted in Blog on Jul 17, 2018
Bringing Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the masses with Smartibot an artificial intelligence (AI) robot you can control from your smartphone.
Posted in Cyber Insurance blog on Jul 10, 2018
Insureon, USA based insurance broker, recently carried out a survey of 2,500 small businesses and the results show a staggering level of complacency. When asked if they feel at risk of a cyber data breach, 82 percent of respondents said no. Are the sands of time running out?
Posted in Cyber Insurance blog on Jul 09, 2018
Many of us lucky people are getting ready to take a holiday or even taking a vital business trip to close a deal before the summer break. Here are few steps to think about before you go to firm up your security.
Britain's Supreme Court on Wednesday 13th June 2018 ruled that a plumber employed in the gig economy had "worker" status in a landmark case that could have major implications.
Posted in MicroInsurance blog on Jun 16, 2018
Parametric insurance is not wildly known about. Its one of the many insurance industries best kept secrets. However it is becoming a more used terms these days because of the focus on Tech and customer services. Parametric insurance can be very attractive to groups, individuals and even companies. It offers to pay out on given triggers (or parameters) and then the ‘insurance’ is paid out on that basis.
Multiple mobile applications (Apps) are creating a vast amount of jobs and creating new opportunities for people looking to try new things and break the norm or even get back into work. But who is going to own your reputation?
Posted in MicroInsurance blog on May 08, 2018
It is always great to find a web site that is global and shows what people care about and what their dreams are. Check out how Dollar Street helps us design our insurance products, its also great fun and will help your understanding of people.
Posted in MicroInsurance blog on May 07, 2018
Insurance companies can be reluctant to offer index or parametric insurance owing to the perception it’s difficult to assess and overall, complicated to evaluate. Many insurers lack the needed knowledge and technical understanding to develop a sustainable and profitable parametric insurance solutions. Microinsurance is about to launch its first policy in partnership with its global partners. Parametrics could be a game changer for the developing economies of the world and the sharing economy as the need for efficient processing grows.