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5 Cutting-Edge Insurtech Solutions from Singapore to Know About

The insurtech market in Singapore has been attracting increasing investment in recent years as investors recognise the industry’s potential to disrupt the traditional insurance sector. One of the main reasons for this increased investment is the strong government support for

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Igloo Expands Insurance Access in Vietnam Through New Partnerships

Igloo, a Singapore-based insurtech firm, has announced new partnerships with Zalopay, Lotte Finance, FE Credit, and digital insurer OPES to broaden insurance access in Vietnam, particularly for underinsured communities. These collaborations aim to introduce tailored insurance products that cater to

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Tokopedia Taps Igloo to Offer Insurance Products for Consumers and MSMEs

Insurtech company Igloo has partnered with Tokopedia, Indonesia’s online marketplace, to extend the availability of insurance products to a wide audience across the country, targeting both individual consumers and over 14 million micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). Igloo and

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Igloo Expands Weather Protection Insurance Coverage for Vietnamese Farmers

Regional insurtech firm Igloo has joined forces with Aurora Mobility Solutions (AMS) and telecoms company Mobifone to expand its Weather Index Insurance coverage to a broader network of Vietnamese farmers. Igloo provides an enhanced Weather Index Insurance package, encompassing all

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Igloo Secures US$36 Million Pre-Series C, Marks 50% Surge in Company Valuation

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo has completed a US$36 million Pre-Series C funding round, bumping up its valuation by 50% compared to the previous round in 2022. The company aims to achieve profitability by 2024. The funding round, led by the global

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Igloo Partners OPPO and realme to Offer Smartphone Protection Plans

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo has partnered with smartphone brands OPPO and realme to offer protection and after-sales services for their smartphones. The partnership has launched in Singapore with OPPO and in the Philippines with realme, with plans to roll out into

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Igloo Names John Chen as Country Manager for Thailand

Regional insurtech Igloo has named John Chen as its Country Manager for Thailand with the aim to strengthen its presence in that market. Chen will be responsible for strengthening Igloo’s presence in Thailand by growing the business, establishing strategic partnerships,

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Insurtech Powerhouses: Meet ASEAN’s Top 10 Funded Companies

The global insurtech market is rapidly changing as startups and new technologies revolutionise the traditional insurance industry. The ASEAN region is a fertile ground for insurtech companies, driving advancements and reshaping insurance delivery. Projections suggest the global insurtech market will

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Insurtech Firm Igloo Appoints New Chief Technology Officer

Insurtech firm Igloo has appointed Liliang Zhu as its Chief Technology Officer to strengthen the firm’s tech capabilities and product innovation as it expands insurance offerings across key markets. Zhu will lead Igloo’s tech and innovation strategy and oversee the

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Igloo Rolls Out Home Content Insurance With Shopee in Vietnam

Insurtech firm Igloo has partnered with e-commerce platform Shopee to roll out its Home Content Insurance offering in Vietnam. Underwritten by Bao Viet Insurance, the offering is a comprehensive protection solution for indoor assets against unexpected events such as natural

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