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Holmes Murphy Names Jeffrey Austin White Chief Analytics Officer

White will work to increase emphasis on innovation and data intelligence, helping to drive the company’s potential and performance for clients.

Posted: Oct 25, 2021

Amica Selects Shift Technology

The insurer will deploy three solutions from the Shift Insurance Suite to address claims and underwriting fraud and drive greater efficiency in subrogation.

Posted: Oct 25, 2021

Hippo Names Grace Hanson Chief Claims Officer

The former Hiscox and Homesite Insurance executive brings data and analytics expertise to further enhance the reliable, personalized claims experience Hippo provides its customers.

Posted: Oct 25, 2021

Admiral Broadens Guidewire Deployment with Claims Go-Live

A customer since 2013, Admiral had already deployed Guidewire for its policy administration and billing systems, as well as digital applications, to its motor and household lines of business.

Posted: Oct 24, 2021

Duck Creek Enters Collaboration Agreement with TIREA

TIREA, the organization in charge of offering value-added IT services to insurers, will facilitate the integration of Duck Creek solutions in the Spanish market.

Posted: Oct 24, 2021

Plum Life Raises $2.45M for Advisor-Focused Platform

The InsurTech combines the confidence of working with an agent and the ease of buying online for the consumer.

Posted: Oct 21, 2021

Everspan Group Selects Duck Creek Reinsurance Management

The specialty property and casualty insurer chose Duck Creek Reinsurance Management to leverage scalability, speed, and process efficiency.

Posted: Oct 21, 2021

Metromile Expands Reach Through Independent Agents

Through an integration with the EZLynx Rating Engine, Metromile can now offer Independent Agents access to Metromile’s customizable pay-per-mile auto insurance.

Posted: Oct 21, 2021

ITC 2021: Dan Preston on the Emergence of Metromile Enterprise

Having developed a touchless claims experience for its own customers, the pay-per-mile pioneer created a SaaS-based business group to white-label and sell its capabilities as an enterprise software solution.

Posted: Oct 21, 2021

Agero Introduces Conversational AI Tools for Breakdown Assistance

The company’s new virtual chat assistant and conversational voice enhancements leverage the latest in AI, machine learning and natural language processing.

Posted: Oct 20, 2021

SnowSOS Launches Smartphone-Based Plow Insurance

The new product is designed to give plowers and plow businesses a way to lower their general liability insurance cost to just $99/month per vehicle and no annual commitment.

Posted: Oct 20, 2021

Celina Insurance Group Deploys Majesco’s Utilant Loss Control 360

The solution, implemented within 10 months, will enable the Ohio-based insurance group to collect survey data on risks digitally, rather than in person, saving time and resources.

Posted: Oct 20, 2021

Top Two Reasons Drivers Want More Control Over Insurance

Usage-based and digital insurance solutions can give control back to policyholders in a post-COVID world.

Posted: Oct 20, 2021

Mountain West Modernizes Payments and Policyholder Engagement with One Inc

The carrier selected the PremiumPay platform to transform inbound payments and modernize customer engagement infrastructure.

Posted: Oct 20, 2021

Guidewire’s New Insurtech Vanguards Program Identifies ‘Hot’ Startups

The program seeks to connect insurers to the most innovative up-and-coming P&C-focused InsurTechs, such as inaugural members Attestiv, MākuSafe, Roost, Zensurance, and Zesty.ai.

Posted: Oct 19, 2021

AXA XL Names Danielle Roth Head of Cyber Claims, North America

Roth will also oversee the newly created Cyber Incident Response team, led by Gwenn E. Cujdik, Claims Manager, Cyber Incident Response.

Posted: Oct 19, 2021

Columbia Insurance Group Completes Migration to Insurity Policy Decisions Evolution

The on-time migration for all lines of business will allow Columbia to build streamlined screens for agents, enhance customization, and enable third-party APIs for better quoting.

Posted: Oct 19, 2021

Branch Partners with Home Protection and Security System Vendor SimpliSafe

Members can receive discounts up to 15.5 percent on their home insurance by protecting their home with a professionally monitored SimpliSafe system.

Posted: Oct 19, 2021

Service Lloyds Selects Origami Risk P&C Claims Platform

The Texas-based insurer’s objective was a nationwide implementation of a fully integrated, single platform for claims adjudication, reporting, and delivery of enhanced client services.

Posted: Oct 18, 2021

Cover Genius Partners with Rhino to Provide Embedded Insurance to Renters

Rhino’s Renters Insurance Program is powered by XCover, Cover Genius’s global insurance distribution platform, and XClaim, an API for instant payments.

Posted: Oct 18, 2021

Innoveo Relocates Headquarters to the U.S.

Innoveo incorporates new HQ in greater New York region following significant momentum enabling enterprise adoption of no-code in North America.

Posted: Oct 18, 2021

eSentire Uses Guidewire Cycence to Quantify, Reduce Cyber Security Risk

Applying risk modeling and proprietary data for cyber security risk reduction, the companies gain increased confidence in and lowered cost for cyber risk coverage.

Posted: Oct 17, 2021

Insurights Raises $22M Seed Round, Launches ‘Virtual Chief Health Officer’

Led by Group 11, the round will help the company bring simplicity and transparency to the historically complex industry of employer-sponsored health benefits in the U.S.

Posted: Oct 17, 2021

Aon Selects Kovrr to Enhance Cyber Risk Quantification, Aggregation Management

Kovrr’s technology lets Aon factor cyber risk quantification and analyze reinsurance treaties, fully integrated into its ReMetrica Capital Modeling software.

Posted: Oct 17, 2021

NTT DATA Introduces Global Insurance Digital Platform for L&A Industry

GIDP provides the ability to quickly launch new products, proactively use data, reduce operational costs, mitigate risk, and remain competitive.

Posted: Oct 14, 2021