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New swimwear to help fight skin cancer
25 July 2019

An insurance company has teamed up with a cancer association to help spread awareness in battling one of the biggest health threats facing sun-seeking beach tourists

AI in healthcare concept
24 July 2019

Developed by AI and technology-enabled healthcare company Catasys, Catasys PRE (Predict-Recommend-Engage) is intended to help overcome limitations associated with healthcare data, as Terren Peizer, Catasys Chairman and CEO, explains: “The data from healthcare delivery is complex, rarely interoper

flying business class
24 July 2019

Traxo, a Dallas, US-based data aggregation platform, has teamed up with EasyJet to offer corporate travel clients flying with the airline a means to capture their business travel bookings for duty of care and spend tracking.

A breathalyzer
23 July 2019

Spain has promised to get tougher with drivers after it was revealed that 43 per cent of those who were killed in road accidents in the leading holiday destination last year had consumed drugs or excess alcohol.

Aus tech vector
23 July 2019

The Insurtech Gateway, the London-based FCA-authorised insurtech incubator, is to launch in Australia, and will be led by Australian entrepreneur and newly appointed company CEO Simon O’Dell, with backing from Envest.

The sun rising on new opportunities for Africa
23 July 2019

The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) recently hosted Africa’s first ever InsurTech for Development Conference in Nairobi, as part of an ongoing partnership with UK insurtech business MarketMinds and Kenyan tech accelerator The Baobab Network.

Patient laying on a CT scan platform
22 July 2019

Bupa Cromwell Hospital and GenesisCare are collaborating in a move that will see GenesisCare bring its radiotherapy expertise to London, UK, creating an internationally recognised centre of excellence for patients across the UK and those based further afield.

Positive malaria test result
22 July 2019

New research has found that multi-drug resistant malaria is spreading in Asia.

The LLoyd's building (also known as The Inside-Out Building)
22 July 2019

Lloyd’s of London (Lloyd’s) has released two new reports – one on smart contracts and another on parametric insurance – that identify how insurers can offer customers better products.

A Monzo customer overjoyed to have travel insurance.
22 July 2019

Digital bank Monzo has inked a long-term travel insurance partnership with insurer AXA.