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NCFA reveals speakers and agenda for online FFCON21: Fintech and financing conference

NCFA reveals speakers and agenda for online FFCON21: Fintech and financing conference

  The Fintech & Financing Conference and Expo (#FFCON21), Canada’s premier Fintech conference organized by The National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association (NCFA), Toronto Finance International (TFI),...
Previsico wins prestigious cross-sector ‘Innovation of the Year’ award at the British Data Awards 2021

Previsico wins prestigious cross-sector ‘Innovation of the Year’ award at the British Data...

  Previsico, which aims to become the leading global provider of cutting-edge flood prediction, won the award for delivering the very latest third generation flood...
Reinsurers are losing ‘vast amounts of value’ due to lack of data standards suggests new Supercede whitepaper

Reinsurers are losing ‘vast amounts of value’ due to lack of data standards suggests...

  Supercede’s new whitepaper, ‘Reinsurance That Connects – why reinsurance needs a standardised data platform’, combines the company’s own research with insights from leading reinsurance...
WeatherNet acquired by Synergy Cloud

WeatherNet acquired by Synergy Cloud

  Synergy Cloud, the technology and data company owned by Claims Consortium Group, has acquired the majority stake in WeatherNet from Sedgwick, a leading global...
Mapfre earnings rise 37 percent in the first quarter, to 173 Million euros

Mapfre earnings rise 37 percent in the first quarter, to 173 Million euros

   Group revenue remains stable at more than 7.3 billion euros while premiums total 5.9 billion  euros (-3.3 percent), affected by currency depreciation. At constant...
Central Bank of Bahrain launches the Bahrain Supernova Fintech Challenges on FinHub 973 to drive open innovation across the Financial Services industry

Central Bank of Bahrain launches the Bahrain Supernova Fintech Challenges on FinHub 973 to...

  Central Bank of Bahrain launches the Bahrain Supernova Fintech Challenges on FinHub 973 to drive open innovation across the Financial Services industry • Nation-wide innovation...
Covid rattles banks and insurers as budgets are cut

Covid rattles banks and insurers as budgets are cut

  Financial institutions (FIs), such as banks and insurance providers, are reporting significantly increased threat levels from COVID-related cyber crime according to new research by...
Safehub Raises $9 Million Series A to Make Every Building an IoT Device for Assessing Earthquake Damage Remotely

Safehub raises $9 million series A to make every building an IoT device for...

San Francisco-based Safehub, which builds sensors and analytics software to deliver real-time, building-specific earthquake damage information, has raised $9 million of Series A financing...
NuVenture launches to attract insurance underwriting talent

NuVenture launches to attract insurance underwriting talent

  NuVenture International Ltd, la new London-based business, has launched a robust framework to establish a diverse portfolio of MGAs, focused on a wide range...
Wolters Kluwer GRC appoints Raja Sengupta as EVP and General Manager of ELM Solutions

Wolters Kluwer GRC appoints Raja Sengupta as EVP and General Manager of ELM Solutions

  Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) has appointed Raja Sengupta as Executive Vice President and General Manager of its award-winning ELM Solutions business, effective May 3,...

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IoT and payments: a new normal of touchless connected experiences

IoT and payments: a new normal of touchless connected experiences

By Shubhankar Gautam A gargantuan wave of online and contactless transactions was already en route when the COVID-19 pandemic broke its arrival early. Countless...
AI is real estate’s secret weapon for efficiency, accuracy and customer satisfaction

AI is real estate’s secret weapon for efficiency, accuracy and customer satisfaction

  Technology, specifically artificial intelligence, has seamlessly become part of the fabric of our everyday life. From life-saving healthcare applications that predict the evolution of...
Green AI-based scanning technologies by Smart Engines were introduced at Trianon Dialogue in Versailles

Green AI-based scanning technologies by Smart Engines were introduced at Trianon Dialogue in Versailles

  Scientific company Smart Engines with its French partner Tessi presented the developments in the field of Green Artificial Intelligence at the French-Russian program for...