Year: 2019

Need for Cyber-Securities and Cyber-Insurance

special mention: https://thehackernews.com/2019/09/simjacker-mobile-hacking.html?m=1 Cybersecurity researchers today revealed the existence of a new and previously undetected critical vulnerability in SIM cards that could allow remote attackers to compromise targeted mobile phones and spy on victims just by sending an SMS. Dubbed…

10 Lesser-Known Startups Who Proudly Represented Malaysia In International Pitch Competitions

Article from Vulcan Posthttps://vulcanpost.com/673939/10-lesser-known-malaysian-startups-pitch-international-competition/Pitching competitions are one way for aspiring entrepreneurs and startups to kickstart their businesses and can be a way for existing startups to accelerate their business growth.As they’re competitions, there’s no doubt that there will be winners…

Insurance Underwriters facing extinction?

Written by Gareth McChesney, Underwriting & Pricing Director, Motor Insurers’ Bureau – Henley Business School Across our Insurance Companies are Personal Lines and SME Technical Underwriters an endangered species? Is automation doing to the Underwriter that which Global Warming is…

MyCC to reach decision on RM213.45m fine on insurers next year

TheEdge Tue, Aug 06, 2019 02:07pm KUALA LUMPUR(Aug 6): The Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) is likely to reach its decision on the proposed RM213.45 million fine on the General Insurance Association of Malaysia (PIAM) and 22 of its members next…

World’s First Open Source Insurance Policy

Here’s something about Lemonade Insurance policy that you may find it interesting…. Policy 2.0 is a radically simplified, modernized, and digitized insurance policy. It’s open source, so we’d love everyone to contribute to and benefit from it. READ THE POLICY…

The API Insurance Platform

By James Sivalingam | 23 July, 2019 THERE are many pain points typically associated with an individual or a business entity in the market for insurance. Some of the most pressing challenges that insurance providers have struggled with in recent…

TAKING THE B40 TO GREATER HEIGHTS

MYFINTECH WEEK 2019: TAKING THE B40 TO GREATER HEIGHTS By Sharmila Ganapathy July 3, 2019 Greater understanding of B40 needs by winning startups Remaining startups will continue to be provided access to expertise (From 2nd left) Senang co-founder and CEO…

When a Motorcycle Crashes Into a Car, Who’s at Fault?

UPDATED 06 DEC 2018 – BY NISYA AZIZ Motorists and bikers have been archenemies since the beginning of time. Motorists hate it when bikers zigzag through the lanes as much as bikers freak out for their dear lives when motorists…

iBanding ranks Motor Insurers and Takaful Operators

The Motor Insurance and Takaful Award was established in 2016 and is Asia’s first independent motor insurance and takaful awards based on customer feedback. The goal of the awards is to help Malaysian consumers to better compare insurance companies, by…

Getting A Cancer Coverage for Pennies from Jack Ma?

By EDWIN CHAN, LULU YILUN CHEN, AND JOHN LIU/BLOOMBERG May 21, 2019 Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. employed about 1.4 million people to peddle policies last year. Yet it’s Jack Ma’s newest online disruptor that is stealing the show –-…