Industry: Insurtech


‘More startups will offer financial services:’ Q&A with BRI Ventures’ CEO Nicko Widjaja

Indonesian VC BRI Ventures on Tuesday launched its first accelerator program, Sembrani Wira, with a focus on integration of financial services into non-financial products, or “embedded […]
February 25th, 2021

Asia meets Tokyo: Opportunities abound

The “FinTech Program: Asia meets Tokyo” accelerator recently concluded with eight startups taking part in the business plan pitch event, mentoring, and business matching. The event […]
February 25th, 2021

AppMan announces its success, receiving an investment of over 139 million baht in a Series A .

AppMan Company Ltd and the group of investors disclose that the main objectives of the funding are support, expansion, and development of innovative technologies in APAC, […]
February 17th, 2021
Disrupt Africa

How SA’s Surestart is helping e-commerce businesses distribute insurance products

South African insurtech startup Surestart is enabling e-commerce and platform businesses to distribute insurance products without the administrative and regulatory restrictions that go with it. Founded […]
February 10th, 2021

Most active angel investors in the UK 2020

UK angels may have been cooped up at home for much of last year, but that didn’t stop them investing. The last 12 months have seen […]
February 8th, 2021
Techpoint Africa

Nigeria’s Facebook Marketplace, Ghanaian $790k funding, Kenya’s lending woes

This post is a delayed version of Techpoint Digest, a week-daily newsletter that rounds up major happenings in African tech. You can start receiving it hours […]
February 5th, 2021
Techpoint Africa

Why Nigerian legaltech, insurtech startups are not automating estate planning yet

Technology is a game-changer in many fields; even in sectors where adoption is low, it is used for a few processes to increase efficiency and productivity.  […]
February 4th, 2021

PasarPolis secures USD 5 million from World Bank’s IFC, plans regional expansion

News Written by Ursula Florene Published on 4 Feb 2021 The Indonesian insurtech firm will increase its agent network in Vietnam and Thailand. Jakarta-headquartered insurtech startup PasarPolis announced […]
February 4th, 2021
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