Lemonade launches its unique homeowners and renters insurance model in New York

Lemonade, the world’s first peer-to-peer insurance company, today (Sept. 21, 2016) announced it has been licensed as a full-stack insurance carrier by the state...

Insurify expands into life insurance

With over $10 billion of insurance coverage sold since 2016, leading insurtech car insurance startup aims to become the one-stop-shop comparison platform for car, home and life insurance.

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.

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.

Lemonade takes steps toward a New York product launch in coming weeks

For a high-profile startup, Lemonade has been a bit quiet lately as it prepares for launch, but the self-proclaimed “world’s first peer-to-peer insurance carrier”...

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.

Hurricanes, wildfires lead to a record-high bill for weather-related disasters in 2017

Natural disasters cost the U.S. a record $306 billion in 2017. And while premiums may well rise for consumers, but experts say increases would have been more dramatic if the industry were not so capitalized and diversified.

Amica Mutual tops in homeowners customer satisfaction while The Hartford ranks highest among renters

COSTA MESA, Calif. —Amica Mutual earned the highest ranking in homeowners insurance customer satisfaction for 15th consecutive year while The Hartford ranks highest in...

Allstate’s drone mission takes flight

NORTHBROOK, Ill. – Allstate has been participating in tests of drone flights with a goal of using them as an innovative tool for property...

Clearsurance announces launch and results of its initial “Grade Your Insurance Company” survey

Clearsurance — which bills itself as “the world's first crowdsourced home and auto insurance review and rating platform” — recently announced the results of...