Company Brief

Company brief

All the latest product and company-related news from the global travel insurance industry.

14 September 2017

Personal line insurer esure Group has announced a new partnership with Hood Group to launch a new travel insurance product across its esure and Shelia’s Wheels brands.

13 September 2017

Travel risk management company On Call International has announced a partnership with KeynectUp, an ‘app-less’ mobile information delivery system.

04 September 2017

Swedish company GWS Production AB (GWS) and Chubb Group have signed a global contract for development and launch of travel risk management services

28 August 2017

Medical and travel security risk services company International SOS (I-SOS), and medical cost containment firm Global Excel Management (GEM), recently announced a joint venture partnership

25 August 2017

UK insurer Aviva is set to offload a key overseas venture, Avipop Assicurazioni S.p.A, and its wholly owned subsidiary Avipop S.p.A.

23 August 2017

Mobile and cloud technology provider Deem has announced an extended partnership with travel assistance company FocusPoint International. The deal will see FocusPoint International’s Crisis Assistance Plus (CAP) integrated into Deem’s Work Fource travel booking software.

23 August 2017

Allianz Worldwide Care has announced that its MyHealth app will now feature a new symptom checker function.

17 August 2017

Canada’s RBC Insurance launched a new free mobile app, PATH, which it says will enable its travel insurance policyholders to access crucial information.

16 August 2017

Insurance and financial services provider Staysure Ltd, based in the UK, has announced the acquisition of travel insurer Avanti.

27 July 2017

Generali Global Assistance’s (GGA) Travel Insurance division, formerly CSA Travel Protection, announced recently that it has expanded its product offerings to provide additional plans with enhanced coverages for consumers to help protect themselves and their belongings while travelling, as well as their travel investments

18 July 2017

Avid Insurance Services has announced a three-year partnership with insurer Chaucer to underwrite travel insurance.