Company Brief

Company brief

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

05 February 2015

Travel Insurance China, a portal to insurance providers offering travel coverage to people travelling to and from China, has announced that it is now offering IMG Patriot Travel Medical Insurance to customers via its newly renovated website.

03 February 2015

Tony Venning, a former executive with insurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) who served with the company for more than 20 years, has launched a new insurance company – No Worries – specifically geared towards the adventure sports market.

23 January 2015

Mapfre Assistance/L’Européene d’Assurances Voyages (Mapfre) relaunched Speciale Croisières in January, its product designed to cater to the needs of cruise passengers.

14 January 2015

KANETIX has added April International’s travel insurance plans to its online offering

10 December 2014

UK-based ROCK Insurance has signed a three-year deal to renew its partnership with Midcounties Co-operative, providing customers with a diverse range of travel insurance products and services

05 December 2014

NTUC Income has become the first insurer in Singapore to offer consumers a travel insurance policy that covers pre-existing medical conditions, under its Enhanced PreX Travel Insurance plan

25 November 2014

RSA Travel Insurance in Canada has redesigned its website to help guide and advise travellers not only through the insurance process, but also on the more ‘fun’ aspects of a holiday, such as trip planning, destination ideas, links to brokers, and a new online quote and sales tool

07 November 2014

SOS International has announced that it is now ‘one of few companies’ that is capable of handling a case of suspected or verified Ebola fever, including transporting the patient into Scandinavia

05 November 2014

CSA Travel Protection, owned by the Europ Assistance Group, has teamed up with the Divers Alert Network (DAN), in a strategic partnership agreement that enables DAN to market the company’s travel insurance products to diver and adventure travellers

29 October 2014

Allied Insurance, a US-based insurance provider, has introduced a special insurance package for tourists visiting the Maldives

16 October 2014

AirLink Ambulance, a Mexico-based full service air ambulance company, was recently added to International Assistance Group’s (IAG) network, with IAG accrediting the company as its Preferred Provider in Mexico