Category: InsurTech

IAG to open InsurTech innovation hub in Singapore

Singapore: Australian insurance giant IAG has announced it will launch an InsurTech innovation hub in Singapore, in a move that will connect the insurer to Singapore’s global innovation network and vibrant entrepreneurial community.

MetLife Announces 8 startups for “collab” its accelerator program

Singapore: LumenLab, MetLife’s Singapore-based innovation center, today announced that it has selected 8 finalists for its inaugural tech matchmaking program, collab, an open innovation platform matching startups with the right opportunities within MetLife.

NTUC Income announces nine start-ups joining its inaugural insurtech accelerator

Singapore: NTUC Income has announced that nine start-ups which will participate in its equity-free accelerator programme, ‘Income Future Starter, powered by TAG.PASS’.

Allianz creates ‘Digital Arena’ a platform for start-ups to reinvent insurance

Singapore: Allianz’s Asia Lab has announced the launch of its Digital Arena innovation platform, a program that encourages start-ups and entrepreneurs to share and pitch fresh ideas that aim to reinvent the way insurance is delivered and experienced in Asia.

MetLife Launches ‘Collab’ an InsurTech Accelerator

Singapore: LumenLab, MetLife’s Singapore-based innovation centre, announced the launch of Collab – a three-month program that supports “product ready” start-ups as they tackle the business needs of tomorrow.

Accelerator programme for insurance tech start-ups launched by NTUC Income

Singapore: Insurer NTUC Income has started an accelerator programme to search for promising start-ups in the insurance tech sector.

AXA Data Innovation Lab opens in Singapore

Singapore: AXA has established a “Data Innovation Lab” in Singapore, on the model of the one already created in France. The Data Innovation Lab has launched its extension in Singapore today in presence of local AXA teams, partners and friends.

Allianz launches Asia Lab to drive innovation

Singapore: Insurer Allianz has opened an Asia Lab at its Singapore headquarters to harness digital innovation and use advanced analytics to offer better solutions to its 18 million customers in the region.

Swiss Re launches startup accelerator

India: Zurich-headquartered reinsurance major Swiss Re is setting up a first-of-its-kind insurancetech accelerator in Bengaluru to tap into Indian startups.

Aviva launches Digital Garage in Singapore

Singapore: Aviva has launched a ‘Digital Garage’ in Singapore. This is a four story space on Armenian Street where technical specialists, creative designers and business leaders can collaborate and test new insurance ideas and services.

AIA-NTU tie-up to develop healthcare, insurance solutions

Singapore: Insurer AIA Group and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have launched an innovation centre to help people get the insurance cover they need to help them lead longer and healthier lives.