Thursday, January 18, 2018

Ladder closes $30m Series B led by RRE Ventures

Insurance platform Ladder has closed a $30m Series B funding round led by RRE Ventures. Read more: fintech.global

MetLife adds InsurTech investment and training programs

Each of the 10 companies picked for the training program will get $120,000 in capital. Read more: www.thinkadvisor.com

Ardian sells InsurTech company RGI to Corsair Capital

Private investment house Ardian has sold InsurTech business RGI after a three-year holding. Read more: fintech.global

UK-based Digital Fineprint closes $2.7m funding led by Pentech

UK-based InsurTech platform Digital Fineprint has closed a $2.7m funding round led by Pentech. Read more: fintech.global

2018: The year InsurTech and data analytics pay their way

As the new year gets into its stride, I can see the insurance industry heading in some exciting Read more: www.finextra.com

Singapore Life acquires Zurich Life Insurance’s business portfolio

Insurance provider Singapore Life has acquired Zurich Life Insurance’s business portfolio. Read more: fintech.global

honcho picks up £735,740 in crowdfunding campaign

Insurance auction platform honcho has closed its crowdfunding campaign on £735,740, following 556 investors contributed. Read more: fintech.global

Francisco Partners acquires insurance marketplace Connecture

Health insurance marketplace Connecture has been acquired by Francisco Partners and Chrysalis Ventures. Read more: fintech.global

The next frontier for InsurTech is reinventing insurance itself

In 2015, when I first invested in an insurance technology startup, the term “insurtech” hadn’t been coined, and the explosion of, Read more: www.cityam.com

CLARA closes $11.5m Series A led by Oak HC/FT

CLARA analytics has closed its Series A funding round on $11.5m, with Oak HC/FT leading the investment. Read more: fintech.global