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Bold Penguin operates one of the largest commercial insurance exchanges that connects businesses, agents, and carriers. With more than 30 million small businesses in the U.S., Bold Penguin saw a need in the marketplace and set out with one goal—to make commercial insurance simpler.

Dustin Yoder, Founder and CEO, talks about how Sureify is modernizing the life insurance and annuity industry with one enterprise platform.

Today, millennials present a significant opportunity for insurtech with new investments in cars and purchasing their first homes. So, what do millennials want within insurtech? When recently surveying customer needs, Nationwide found that Generation Y wants speed—mobile first, transparency, and value. Partner Prashanth Gangu talks to Nationwide's Innovation team on how the company created an interactive, digital-first mobile experience to drive engagement.

by Matt Leonard and Prashanth Gangu

After three days charting the progress of industry innovation, re-connecting with the authors of the current wave of change, and meeting the leaders who will script the future—we are at once exhausted and energized. And while it is impossible to do #ITC2019 justice in a few sentences, here are our takeaways from the week.

The CEO of Groundspeed on unlocking the power of data.

Groundspeed is a data analytics company that is tackling a problem faced by many property and causality brokers, carriers and managing general agents. Oliver Wyman’s Matt Leonard catches up with Jeff, on how Groundspeed is helping clients gain valuable insights about operations, pricing and market trends.

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January 22, 2019

Interview: Richard McCathron

Hippo's CIO talks about the future of home insurance

Home insurance doesn't at first glance seem like the focus for 21st century technology advances. In fact, many home insurance policies were written in the 1960s and were designed to cover items now considered antiquated. "Like fur coats, pewter bowls, gold bullion, stock certificates, and even the maintenance of crypts,” laughs Richard McCathron, head of Hippo Insurance, in an interview with Oliver Wyman’s Paul Ricard at Insuretech Connect 2018 in Las Vegas this past fall.

The future is closer than ever.

The future is closer than ever.Innovation in insurance has more often come from the property & casualty side (for example, telematics in auto insurance). Partly because of the nature of the products, and perhaps also because of the age of company systems, life insurance has been slower to change. But change is definitely afoot.

Credit Karma Unveils New Auto Insurance Solution at ITC 2018

An ongoing theme at InsureTech Connect 2018 (ITC18) was finding a customer need and delivering a customer-based solution. ITC18 went beyond mere discussion from the outset as attendees of Credit Karma founder and CEO Kenneth Lin’s keynote “Karma in Insurance” discovered.

InsurTech Radar 2018

Recent years have seen a major rise in InsurTech investments across the world, and France is no exception. In fact, a large share of these investments comes from insurance and reinsurance players, underlining their belief in an inevitable and necessary transformation of the industry as we know it.

MMC President & CEO on technology and change across the insurance industry

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