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Close up of microscope
22 March 2019

The UK Government has announced funding to support cutting-edge health projects, which could transform patient outcomes.

Barcelona resident heading to the airport for a holiday.
22 March 2019

Specialist Spanish travel insurer InterMundial has designed what it calls ‘a tailored guarantee’ policy to help protect travel agents and operators as they face up to the prospect of more and bigger claims under a new Spanish law.

insurance fraud
21 March 2019

New reports from Cifas, an independent, not-for-profit membership organisation that works to prevent fraud and financial crime, reveal that there has been a 27-per-cent increase in false insurance claims across the UK in the past year.

Spraying insect repellent
21 March 2019

In Brazil, Rio de Janeiro health officials are on alert, with dengue cases having risen by almost half this year compared with the same period in 2018.

Smart watch projecting an Air Bnb booking
21 March 2019

CAA Travel Insurance has upgraded its trip cancellation and interruption coverage, adding a new feature that will cover policyholders for bookings made via sharing economy lodging platforms such as AirBnB.

Telemedicine concept
20 March 2019

Global virtual care company Teladoc Health has announced that it will be acquiring Paris, France-based telemedicine provider MédecinDirect in a move that will bring the benefits of virtual care to more people across France.

N.Insurtech Hub
20 March 2019

Multinational professional services and business consulting corporation Capgemini announced on 18 March that it had joined the Hartford InsurTech Hub.

Business traveller
20 March 2019

Measles cases are on the rise on a global scale and employers should conduct detailed risk assessments before sending employees overseas.

help and guidance crossroads
19 March 2019

Accenture’s new 2019 Global Financial Services Consumer Study – which aims to uncover consumer trends affecting banks and insurers and explore how customers want to engage through four different personas – reveals that consumers are willing to share their data in return for highly-personalised services.

Born Jesus Street in Brazil
19 March 2019

The Brazilian Government recently announced that it would be waiving visa requirements for Canadian travellers.

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