The Perils and Promise of Insurtechs
Reinsurers are finding new routes to the customer, both through primary clients and by creating alternative brands.
For many insurers, it's easier to authorize a larger investment in an insurtech than it is to integrate its technology.
Insurtechs typically fall into one of three categories: distribution, risk-bearing carriers or focused service providers filling holes in the value chain.
Insurtechs have attracted the attention of insurers, with some insurers content simply to observe.
For many insurers, the most important takeaway from dealing with insurers is exposure to faster-moving, adaptive cultures that embrace, rather than reject, change.