Insurance

Feb
09

Fintech to have ‘big impact’ on brokers

The rise of fintech is set to see brokers transforming themselves to match changing customer expectations, an expert has said. As fintech and insurtech continue their rise in the industry, Bill Sullivan, head of global financial services market intelligence at Capgemini, said that the rise of technology will impact brokers and their relevance to customers. […]

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Dec
02

Avoka wins coveted Amazon AWS status

Avoka, a leader in frictionless digital customer acquisition for financial services, announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Financial Services Competency status. This designation recognises the Avoka Transact platform for demonstrated financial services industry expertise, readily implemented solutions that align with AWS architectural best practices, and possessing staff with AWS-certifications. Avoka Transact, […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Insurance
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Nov
23

How digital automation can help offset Australia’s 492 per cent regulation boom

By Jacqui Henderson – Founder & CEO, Adviser Intelligence Damage control does not come cheap. Just ask Dongjin Koh, President of Mobile at Samsung Electronics. Koh told press in October this year that the total recall of the inflammable Galaxy Note 7 range – based on reports of just under 50 exploding units of the […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Insurance
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Nov
16

Fintech Cover Genius expands to the US

Australian fintech Cover Genius, which enables ecommerce companies to sell insurance to their audiences, is expanding to the US with an office in Austin, Texas. Cover Genius, formed by former Google and Yahoo executives in 2014, already has offices in Sydney and London. “Being near the insurance hub of Dallas brings us closer to multiple […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Insurance . Venture Capital
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Nov
15

Aon joins with York Butter Factory in search of fintech start-up opportunities

Global risk management consultancy and insurance broker Aon has partnered with Melbourne co-working space York Butter Factory, as part of a move from the industry incumbent to keep up with start-up disrupters. The partnership is one of about 10 corporate deals the York Butter Factory (YBF) has secured with major businesses such as ANZ, EY, […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Insurance . Investing
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Nov
09

Scott Walchek, founder of on-demand insurance app Trov

It took me three months, several meetings, a doctor’s evaluation and lots of paperwork to sort out my life insurance. My car, house, travel and health insurance were easier but nonetheless still complicated and they all felt like grudge payments. And at the end of the day, I’m still not quite sure what or how […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Insurance
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Nov
03

EY FinTech Australia Census 2016

FinTech Australia and EY Sweeney release the most comprehensive analysis of Australia’s fintech ecosystem to date, the EY FinTech Australia Census 2016 FinTech Australia and EY Sweeney are today releasing the inaugural EY FinTech Australia Census 2016, the most comprehensive and detailed report on the Australian fintech industry to date. The research was formally launched […]

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Aug
10

Trov continues to attract Silicon Valley’s most talented

Trov, the revolutionary on-demand insurance platform, continues to bolster its core team through the appointment in July 2016 of Neil Sands – previously Salesforce’s Ignite Chief Experience Officer (CXO) – as its Head of Global Partnerships.   In his role at Trōv, Sands will be responsible for the expansion of the company’s non-insurance partner eco-system: […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Insurance
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