• MicroEnsure Philippines Team Donate to Relief Efforts for Taal Victims

    Posted in Blog on Nov 27, 2020


    Once a source of beauty now a source of destruction. The eruption of Taal volcano in Southern Luzon, Philippines has been causing difficulties to the community surrounding it for weeks, starting January 12, displacing thousands of families and disrupting their normal living. Through its outreach fund and additional contributions from it's employees, the MicroEnsure Philippines team joined together in supporting the victims of the Taaleruption. The MicroEnsure employees donated to the Philippine Red Cross and Taytay sa Kauswagan Inc. (TSKI), two organizations that are conducting relief ...

  • MicroEnsure and Marie Stopes Society Enter Strategic Partnership

    Posted in Blog on Nov 27, 2020


    Marie Stopes Society Pakistan has entered into a strategic collaboration with MicroEnsure to introduce a health care initiative under the Sehatyab Program for the women in low and middle-income communities of Karachi.

  • MicroEnsure Secures Grant from UNCDF

    Posted in Blog on Nov 25, 2020


    MicroEnsure secures grant from UNCDF to provide free insurance to thousands of MSMEs in Ghana

  • TRIPLE THREAT - for insurance?

    Posted in Blog, MicroInsurance blog on Aug 19, 2020


    Is there a triple threat insurance company?

  • Fingers in the insurance pie

    Posted in Blog, InsurTech blog, MicroInsurance blog on Aug 19, 2020


    Is it good to have a finger in many pies?

  • Social Impact or Insurance...both anyone?

    Posted in Blog, MicroInsurance blog on Aug 19, 2020


    Social Impact, what is it and can we do it? Is it relevant to insurance? Is it separate to insurance? We are reading a lot about social good and social impact, this got me thinking about the role of the insurance industry and the many give back campaigns.

  • Convincing young people to work in insurance

    Posted in Blog, InsurTech blog, MicroInsurance blog on Jan 05, 2020


    Is there any 'community' in insurance? When many industries are all trying to help those in need or to raise awareness of good causes, why does insurance fail at this - the one product designed to help and support communities in their time of need?

  • Is InsureTech making any difference?

    Posted in Blog, InsurTech blog on Jan 04, 2020


    How does the investment in InsurTech measure up to the other areas such as can be seen on display at this years CES Expo in Las Vagas? An odd comparison? Maybe but the insurance industry seem to be struggling for innovation, growth and acquiring talent.

  • coverageR - insurtech coverage

    Posted in Blog, InsurTech blog on Aug 06, 2019


    Check out coverageR - a great insurtech resource - and an interview with Harry Croydon, CEO of STP Risk Services LLC

  • pre-money valuations

    Posted in Blog on Aug 03, 2019


    I was at an investor pitch meeting the other day and was asked about the valuation of a company. How to justify a X multiple of revenue. Truth is startups are generally just starting to get revenue from parts of the business, but there is so much more potential. At the time I did not have a good answer. This is about the answer I have now....