• Cyber Crime

    Posted in Cyber Insurance blog on Sep 07, 2018

    British Airways said Thursday that the personal and financial details of customers were stolen in a data breach involving 380,000 bank cards. And then in other news, personal details of two million people were exposed online by a controversial tracking app that allows parents to spy on their children. The app, named mSpy, gives users complete access to another person's smartphone, allowing them to see everything from their texts and Facebook messages to their location and browsing history.

  • Data breach - T-Mobile

    Posted in Cyber Insurance blog on Aug 27, 2018

    2 million mobile users in the USA are this week wondering if their data is again in the wild.

  • Why disasters need insurance

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog on Aug 17, 2018

    Right now in Kerala, India, there is a disaster progressing - floods. The monsoon flooding has severely hit 12 of Kerala's 14 districts, with thousands of homes damaged since June 2018 and thousands of peoples lives are being turned upside down.

  • Africa Insurance Potential

    Posted in Blog, Global Network Blog on Aug 16, 2018

    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.

  • Augmented Insurance - AI

    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.

  • AI with potato? Meet Smartibot

    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.

  • Cyber Attack? Small Business Owners say they are immune

    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?

  • Going on holiday?

    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.

  • GIG economy ruling

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog, Sharing economy on Jun 19, 2018

    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.

  • Why Parametric Insurance?

    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.