Insurtech: Why coverage is better with it

Hippo Co-founder and CEO Assaf Wand on how modernization can lead to increased efficiency, better customer experiences and significant savings.

PIA names Acuity its 2018 Company of the Year

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents tabs Wisconsin-based P&C, commercial carrier focused on independent agents with its top honor.

Amica Mutual again tops homeowners insurance customer satisfaction rankings

Annual J.D. Power study finds home insurance customer satisfaction reaches record high as customers embrace bundled policies and digital communications channels.

Do Amazon and Google pose a threat to home insurers?

Latest J.D. Power Pulse Survey on insurtech trends reveals 1 in 5 American consumers (and a much higher percentage of Millennials) would switch to a policy offered by a tech giant should they enter the market; 34% of consumers (57% of Millennials) would likely switch to a home insurer offering smart home technology loss and protection options.

Trov begins U.S. rollout of on-demand insurance for individual items

Arizona is first state for launch of on-demand, micro-duration insurance where covered items are protected against accidental damage, loss, mechanical breakdown, and theft anywhere in the world.

How insurers provide stability to financial markets and the overall economy

Time to feel good about how your industry benefits society, courtesy of a new White Paper by the Insurance Information Institute that examines the correlation between the economic environment and the insurance industry.

P&C insurance customer satisfaction driven by good communication, not speed, J.D. Power finds

Record catastrophic losses place P&C insurer focus squarely on management of customer expectations. Amica Mutual tops satisfaction rankings for seventh consecutive year.

9 worst scammers of 2017 named to Insurance Fraud Hall of Shame

An extensive (and expensive) list of perpetrators make up the “No Class of 2017” as determined by the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud.

Insurtech Update: News from 5 startups looking to disrupt their markets

The latest developments at tech companies across the life & health and P&C spectrums – Lemonade, Haven Life, Ladder, Wellthie and Hippo – involve new funding, expansion plans, new offerings and more.

Top auto, home and renters carriers ranked based on user experience

A new Clearsurance ranking of the top auto, home and renters insurance carriers based entirely on policyholder feedback netted some strong results for USAA, which topped two of the categories and placed second in the other.