Examining The Investment Potential Of Purely Digital Residential Insurers

Originally published at InsNerds.com by Nick Lamparelli   Lately, I have been publishing posts related to the investment potential of various new #InsurTech startups based on a mental model that I process my hypotheses through. Briefly, for an #InsurTech startup to create significant returns for investors it must be able to create and capture significant value … Read more

Should We Say Goodbye To “Time” As One Of The Key Element Of Mutuality Within The Insurance Portfolio? Does On Demand Insurance Make Sense?

This article was originally published on InsNerds.com The title of this article comes from a post, on LinkedIn from Matteo Carbone who is undoubtedly an insurtech thought leader. The question being asked is are we at a point where insurance can be “turned-on” when needed and “turned-off” when not needed? Why do policyholders need to … Read more

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