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Minh Q. Tran
Paris, France
http://about.me/minh_q_tran
Interests: running, tennis, golf, snowboard
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Les Initial Coin Offering (ICO) ont la côte ces derniers mois. Ce mécanisme a été popularisé au sein de l’écosystème Ethereum et représente aujourd’hui une alternative aux levées de fonds traditionnelles pour les start-ups évoluant dans l’univers des technologies blockchain.... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 13, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Près d’un assureur sur deux dans le monde a déjà noué un partenariat avec une InsurTech, mais la majorité des professionnels du secteur estime que ces dernières constituent une menace pour leur prospérité, selon une étude publiée en juillet par... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The Venture Capital Risk and Return Matrix Published on Published onFebruary 7, 2017 Hans Swildens FollowFollow Hans Swildens CEO and Founder, Industry Ventures LLC 4 articles Unlike 169 Comment 11 41 By Hans Swildens and Eric Yee, Industry Ventures One of our venture fund managers recently asked, “When you invest,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
Winning by Losing in Early-Stage Investing Published on Published onDecember 16, 2016 Hans Swildens FollowFollow Hans Swildens CEO and Founder, Industry Ventures LLC 4 articles Like 78 Comment 1 17 By Hans Swildens and Nate Leung, Industry Ventures One of our limited partners recently asked, “What are the normal failure... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
In insurance, whoever holds the data, holds the power. That’s because data is the key to effective risk assessment and underwriting. Big Data and analytics are forcing insurers to adjust their processes when it comes to collecting and using data.... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 9, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The following is an opinion article written by Veselina Milanova and Peter Maas, Institute of Insurance at St.Gallen University. All for one and one for all is the mechanics behind peer-to-peer insurances. Will they disrupt a centuries old industry? Sharing... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 5, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The insurance sector is increasingly turning to digital technology for automating insurance claims, analyzing big data for trends, and the way clients access services. A new report highlights how this disruption is creating opportunities for start-ups. A review of trends... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 5, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Pineapple (formerly know as Amyti), a Johannesburg-based InsurTech startup, has raised R5,2 million in seed funding. Backers included Lireas Holdings, the strategic investment subsidiary of Hannover Re Group Africa. The startup secured the funding it was selected to take part... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 5, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
PayPal co-founder and Facebook board member Peter Thiel. REUTERS/Gary Cameron LONDON – Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel has led a $10 million seed funding round into Berlin-based "InsurTech" startup Coya. Thiel's fund Valar Ventures led the round, which also included... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 2, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Photo Courtesy of Pexels We have written about the key challenges that insurance carriers are facing. Winning insurtechs are those that tap into these challenges to accelerate digital transformation. In this post, we’ll focus on the first of seven different... Continue reading
Reblogged Sep 2, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
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Reblogged Sep 2, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
Joanna GlasnerCONTRIBUTOR Joanna Glasner is a reporter for Crunchbase. More posts by this contributor: Not a minimalist? Startups will gladly store, manage and deliver your items The state of the unicorn Most people hate shopping for insurance, and they don’t... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
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Paris, le 31 juillet 2017 - La deuxième édition du rapport trimestriel InsurTech de Willis Towers Watson, l’un des plus grands cabinets de conseil, de courtage et de solutions logicielles au monde vient de paraître. Ce rapport étudie comment des... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Insurtech startup with Pen Underwriting on its panel appoints chairman Home insurance insurtech startup Homelyfe, which has Arthur J Gallagher-owned Pen Underwriting on its insurer panel, has hired former global head of Genworth’s lifestyle protection business Peter Barrett (pictured) as... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 28, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
25 August 2017Art19 draws up $7.5m series APodcast hosting platform Art19 has raised $7.5m in a round co-led by corporate venturing unit Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments and venture firm DCM.Author: Robert Lavine, News Editor via www.globalcorporateventuring.com Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 28, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
28 August 2017Matt Stanley builds career at IkeaIkea already had its €60m ($71m) GreenTech corporate venture capital company making equity investments in green technology companies led by Christian Ehrenborg. Author: James Mawson, Editor-in-chief via www.globalcorporateventuring.com Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 28, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
28 August 2017Brian Walsh snaps from Konica to McKinseyAs a general manager for corporate venture capital services, Walsh said: “At McKinsey, I am helping to drive a new service line around Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) best practices.”Author: James Mawson, Editor-in-chief via www.globalcorporateventuring.com Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 28, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
(Crédits : © Yves Herman / Reuters) Peut-on créer en France un secteur puissant d’entreprises de tailles moyennes et intermédiaires à l’image du Mittelstand allemand ? Analyse des modèles d’outre-Rhin. Par Gerald Lang, Kedge Business School En France, les entreprises allemandes de tailles moyenne et intermédiaire, plus connues sous le... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 28, 2017 at The #Corporate #VC
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Glad to be on top20 although I do specialize in #Insurtech news Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The first instant insurance proposed by AXA Italy and Neosurance can be activated with just 3 touches of the screen and is for now exclusively available for the 25.000 users of the Tiassisto24 community. AXA Italy is known for being... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Insurtech startup with Pen Underwriting on its panel appoints chairman Home insurance insurtech startup Homelyfe, which has Arthur J Gallagher-owned Pen Underwriting on its insurer panel, has hired former global head of Genworth’s lifestyle protection business Peter Barrett (pictured) as... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 8, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)