Weekly News Roundup – 19th March
There have been some interesting viewpoints in the news this week on what MGAs should be focussing on to remain relevant; business models, partnerships and products are part of the discussion. You can also find out what insurer management teams should be worrying about (as if there wasn’t enough already!) and see what one of the insurtech rising stars is up to.
VC viewpoint: The insurance carrier is back in fashion (Source: Carrier Management)
More and more insurtechs are turning their backs on the MGA model. Why is this happening and what are the risks?
What the delegated authority space must focus on (Source: Insurance Business Magazine)
Without strong partnerships, MGAs will struggle to prove their value to the rest of the distribution chain.
Are insurance solutions in tune with today’s needs? (Source: Insurance Thought Leadership)
Consumer priorities are changing and insurance products need to address those, as well as ensuring new demographics are not neglected.
Post-Covid Digitalisation (Source: Oxbow Partners)
In anticipation of their Insurtech Impact 25 that they will be releasing next week, Oxbow discuss digital acceleration in the insurance space.
Hippo scales claims services with automation from key new partners (Source: Insurance Innovation Reporter)
I have been watching with interest as Hippo scales up and they are going from strength to strength. Their new partners will add a string to their bow.