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Minh Q. Tran
Paris, France
http://about.me/minh_q_tran
Interests: running, tennis, golf, snowboard
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The industry must act now to avoid another Kodak moment, says Parul Green, head of M&A and innovation for AXA UK Believe it or not, some in the insurance industry are unconvinced by the need to change in the face... Continue reading
Reblogged 5 days ago at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Depending on where you get your news, you’d be forgiven for thinking that disrupting insurance is easy. Insurers are apparently less trusted than banks, their propositions are “outdated”, entrepreneurship is flourishing. The InsurTech ecosystem has emerged and accelerated since mid... Continue reading
Reblogged 6 days ago at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
FintekNews reported on a new insurtech that launched in New York eight months ago by the name of Lemonade. It looks like this new entrant into the home insurance market has it all. A celebrity investor – Ashton Kutcher, cause-related... Continue reading
Reblogged May 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Next Insurance, the Californian online insurance startup that targets small to medium-sized businesses, has raised $29m in a Series A round of funding led by Munich Re/HSB Ventures, Markel and Nationwide, with participation from other existing investors. Founded out of... Continue reading
Reblogged May 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Insuretech in China: Revolutionizing the Insurance Industry: Part I Posted at 1:00 AM ET Cliff Sheng, Partner and Head of Financial Services, Greater China, Oliver Wyman Contact China’s capital markets aren’t yet mature enough to support financial innovation; meanwhile, existing... Continue reading
Reblogged May 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
InsurTech has become a buzzword in the insurance market in recent years with significant investment in startups and technology driven insurance providers. Many people believe the insurance landscape is changing and the sector is ripe for change and disruption. With... Continue reading
Reblogged May 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
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AXA announces the appointment of Joyce Phillips as CEO of a new business unit dedicated to customer innovation and new business models, and as a Member of the Management Committee of the AXA Group, effective May 10th. She will report... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Summary: This list isn't just about what is new and innovative. It is about what will be adopted at scale. Photo Courtesy of Pixabay The beginning of a new year is usually the time to predict key trends for the... Continue reading
Reblogged May 9, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Investment in insurtech remains buoyant even if headline figures do not reflect it Reports of global insurtech investment funding falling off a proverbial cliff in the first quarter of 2017 should only concern those who have yet to pile into... Continue reading
Reblogged May 9, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
deutsche-startups.de (Blog) InsurTech: Köln steht voll und ganz auf Versicherungen deutsche-startups.de (Blog) In Deutschland gibt es nun 12 Digital Hub-Standorte. Die Stadt Köln wurde zum InsurTech-Hub auserkoren. Für die Kölner Oberbürgermeisterin Henriette Reker ist damit ein "weiterer wichtiger Baustein für... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 26, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Anne-Claude Pont, Philippe Breuils et Pierre Stanislas, co-fondateurs de wilov Grand espoir français de l’Insurtech, versant de la Fintech consacré à l’assurance, wilov propose aux automobilistes de moduler le prix de leur assurance selon l’usage réel qu’ils font de leur... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 26, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Just Link IT : Concurrence : Les assureurs craignent moins les insurtech que leurs « semblables » - News Assurances Pro Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 26, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Facebook 7 Twitter 2 LinkedIn 8 Investissements dans les Fintech Au total, 24,7 milliards de dollars ont été investis dans le secteur des FinTech en 2016, soit une baisse de 47% par rapport à l'année précédente. Les opérations de fusion-acquisition... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 26, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Technology to "disrupt the industry in the years to come" ©Shutterstock Germany and France also saw strong growth in 2016, completing the top three InsurTech markets in Europe, while the US’s share of deal volume dropped slightly from 63% to... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
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Reblogged Apr 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The business of property and casualty insurance—assessing risk, collecting premiums and paying claims—hasn’t changed much since 1861, when a group of underwriters sold the first policies to protect London homeowners against losses from fire. Recently, though, the insurance industry has... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 12, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Javier Pierini | Getty Images Goldman Sachs, known for advising the world's richest and most powerful, is building a so-called robo-adviser geared to mass affluent customers, according to a job listing posted Monday on the bank's website. A Goldman spokesman... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 11, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The Swiss Re InsurTech Accelerator is a 16-week intensive programme through which we will mentor and help curate startups with the potential of disrupting insurance practices. Started in July 2016, it is the first-ever initiative by a reinsurance company to... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 11, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
From customer engagement and underwriting to claims handling and fraud detection, few areas of the insurance industry will be left untouched by developments in artificial intelligence. But where do the greatest opportunities lie in the near-term, and what steps should... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 11, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
The number of insurtech firms with a focus on big data, artificial intelligence, and the Internet of Things has skyrocketed in recent years, with those firms attracting nearly half of the total funding spent globally on insurtech. According to a... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 11, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Transformational technologies including artificial intelligence now comprise 70% of total value of raises Artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) account for almost half of insurtech investment, according to a report from Accenture. 52 deals across AI and... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 11, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
L'industria assicurativa vive un momento di transizione, quello che oggi chiamiamo "insurtech" riferendoci a tutto ciò che è innovazione technology driven nell'industria assicurativa, andrà a coprire in maniera sempre più pervasiva l'intero comparto e renderà obsoleta anche le stessa differenza... Continue reading
Reblogged Mar 29, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)
Photo Courtesy of Pexels As the insurance industry enters a period of profound change, we at Eos use a concept called the 20/20 dynamic to illustrate the point: On a conservative basis, we believe most insurers risk losing at least... Continue reading
Reblogged Mar 29, 2017 at The #Insurtech #VC (@Minh_Q_Tran)