Company Brief

Company brief

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

Goose, a new mobile app that provides Canadian travellers with instant on-demand access to travel medical insurance, launched this week.
15 August 2018

Goose, a new mobile app that provides Canadian travellers with instant on-demand access to travel medical insurance, launched this week.

14 August 2018

Broker Network in the UK has acquired Manchester-based MCM Insurance, joining the firm’s other recent acquisitions of Saffron Insurance, Weald Insurance and Boyd Insurance.

Direct-Travel celebrates 25 years
08 August 2018

Direct-Travel is celebrating 25 years of insuring holidaymakers.

07 August 2018

Chubb has announced the launch of a new offering for its Australian customers, Flight Delay Insurance.

06 August 2018

Singapore-based airline Scoot has partnered with AXA Insurance to provide travel insurance to its customers via Scoot’s online booking page.

03 August 2018

QBE Insurance has announced that it is selling its travel insurance business to health and medical insurance provider nib Holdings (nib).

26 July 2018

UK travel insurer tifgroup has announced a new partnership with Mail Finance, the financial services e-commerce platform of Mail Newspaper, to become its travel insurance partner.

24 July 2018

Seattle, US-based medical services provider Remote Medical International has announced that it has acquired HSE Offshore, an occupational healthcare company based in Newcastle, UK.

23 July 2018

Travel insurer Cover-More Group has announced that it has purchased UK-based Blue Insurance, a travel insurance intermediary that focuses on niche insurance, such as car hire excess.

Cover-More has said that the acquisition will provide them with Blue Insurance’s direct-to-consumer distribution capabilities through brands such as blueinsurance.ie, multitrip.com, greatcover.com, annualtravelinsurance.com, economycover.com and backpackertravelinsurance.com.

19 July 2018

Allianz Group has announced the acquisition of Nigerian insurer Ensure Insurance.

17 July 2018

Aetna International has announced a new partnership with Hong Kong-based mental health charity Mind HK to mark the launch of its new Hong Kong health insurance company.

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