• Hurricane Flood Damage

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog on Sep 14, 2018


    GREAT graphics to show people the possible Hurricane Florence devastation but for the actual effects some people today just need to look out of the window! The actual effects are not new. Hurricanes can always cause huge flood damage. Its time to take this seriously.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Freelance working

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog, Sharing economy on Jun 03, 2018


    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?

  • Designing new products for the world

    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.

  • Parametric Insurance

    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.

  • No Single Future of Work

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog, Sharing economy on Apr 20, 2018


    There is no single future of work. The only more certain thing is that all work will change; the technology, your colleagues, hours, terms, tools, colleagues, coffee and hopefully the commute.

  • Sharing Economy – want insurance? can’t get what you want?

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog, Sharing economy on Mar 10, 2018


    With the ability to gather significant amounts of data with ease, firms with sharing economy models are prime candidates to support and operate alternative risk structures to solve their unique insurance needs. They need new partners which can bring technology and insurance together in one place.

  • Global Access

    Posted in MicroInsurance blog on Mar 05, 2018


    Look before you leap.....Insurance is typically poor at technology, marketing and dealing with global issues. Their compliance, whilst very protective, also slows the industry down. It can be very hard to put a global insurance program together based on new areas of risk or a new way of looking at the risk