Company Brief

Company brief

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

Using smartphone to activate insurance
17 January 2019

Through a new partnership, ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni will offer on-demand insurance services for short-term workers based in Italy.

Map of the US
16 January 2019

Trov, an insurtech firm specialising in on-demand insurance coverage, has expanded its offering to include four additional US states.

Digital businesspeople making agreements.
15 January 2019

Singapore-based insurtech startup PAL Network has signed two memorandum of understanding agreements with Allianz Malaysia and Toyota Tsusho.

The deck of a cruise ship.
14 January 2019

Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection has announced the launch of a new product specifically developed to cater to the requirements of cruise travellers.

Manila, Philippines
10 January 2019

MyEG Philippines, in partnership with a number of local insurers,  has launched a new insurance portal for Filipinos.

Risk analysis
10 January 2019

Verisk has announced the launch of Black Box 3, a new solution designed to aid insurers when making underwriting decisions for travellers with pre-existing medical conditions.

Two figures pushing jigsaw puzzle pieces together.
09 January 2019

Kingsbridge Group has announced the completion of its acquisition of insurtech company Dinghy.

Tanzania under magnifying glass
07 January 2019

The Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority is launching a new travel insurance scheme for local nationals travelling on buses.

04 January 2019

Scandinavian assistance provider SOS International and Eurocross Turkey have joined their efforts in an initiative to orchestrate the real-time management of medical cases in Turkey. 

Lagos, Nigeria
02 January 2019

Wapic Insurance, headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, has unveiled its new travel insurance product for the local market

Fraud on a keyboard
19 December 2018

Featurespace will help UK-based comparison and switching website GoCompare to strengthen its front-end fraud prevention and detection capabilities.