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Young girl being vaccinated
22 May 2019

New research conducted by the Bruno Kessler Foundation and Bocconi University in Italy and published in BMC Medicine has found that compulsory measles vaccines for all children starting primary school may be required to prevent a resurgence of the disease.

Danish flag in the wind
22 May 2019

AnaCap Financial Partners (AnaCap), a specialist European financial services private equity firm, has acquired an independent Danish private health insurance business.

online learning
22 May 2019

The Travel Health Insurance Association (THiA) in Canada has created an online training resource accessible to travel insurance professionals and those interested in joining the industry, which will allow individuals to obtain industry-specific knowledge.

Holidaymakers - but are they insured.
22 May 2019

According to new research from ABTA, a notable proportion of British holidaymakers may travel uninsured when they head off overseas for their summer holiday this year.

pickpocket steals a woman's purse
21 May 2019

A survey conducted by MoneySuperMarket suggests that Brits are less likely to take out travel insurance for ‘staycations’ or trips to Europe than for long-haul travel.

Raising funds
20 May 2019

Travel booking platform GetYourGuide, which aims to help customers find unique, personalised holiday experiences, has announced the completion of a major Series-E investment round worth US$484 million.

booking travel, keypad
20 May 2019

Travel technology company Amadeus has announced new deals with its existing partners, Travix and Heycars, which sees the company strengthening these existing relationships through new customer offerings.

Measles warning
20 May 2019

Dr Ferdinand de Guzman, Head of Family Medicine at San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, and Professor Leonila Dans of the University of the Philippines, highlight the severity of the measles outbreak in the Phillippines.

cybersecurity lock
17 May 2019

International law firm Locke Lord LLP has offered its expertise in the areas of privacy and cybersecurity, in order to place burgeoning insurtechs on a more solid footing within the competitive business environment.

You've got mail!
16 May 2019

Allianz Global Assistance has introduced pre-trip reminders for its customers, to ensure that they are aware of what is and isn't covered by their insurance.