How To Assess The Impact of New Insuretech Companies Using A Simple Model

“The paradox of teaching entrepreneurship is that such a formula necessarily cannot exist; because every innovation is new and unique, no authority can prescribe in concrete terms how to be innovative.” ― Peter Thiel, Zero to One   Whether we’re talking about  telematics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), digital distribution or peer-to-peer, investing in insurance related technology … Read more

P2P Insurance Uncovered

This article originally appeared on InsNerds.com There has been a lot talked about P2P (Peer-to-Peer) insurance since the launch of Lemonade last year and yet, as Coverager pointed out, it has been very confusing because there are many companies doing “P2P insurance” but have very different models. This all the more confusing in that insurance … Read more

Don’t Believe The Hype – The Lemonade Story

This article originally published on InsNerds.com “By now, I wonder how, Some people never know” Don’t Believe The Hype – Public Enemy I am a sucker for new stuff. I bet many of you are as well. If news of the release date of the iPhone 7 caused you to immediately organize your camping gear … Read more

The Sheer Genius of Lemonade – A Whole New Paradigm for Personal Lines Insurance

We’ll admit it; we were caught asleep at the wheel on this one. We had heard of Lemonade a few months ago and how they successfully raised $13M in investor funding, but given that there are 500+ other InsureTech startups out there, we didn’t pay that close attention. Then on September 21st, they opened for business. … Read more

#NAMICAnnual – Awesome Sessions about Technology

We’ve had an awesome time with NAMIC’s Connect Differently option for their Annual Convention! A few days ago we posted an article about all their Millennials related sessions and today we are focusing on some technology related sessions. We watched three sessions all closely related to the very important topic of Technology: “Emerging Technology and … Read more