Insurance

Blockchain Insurance Group B3i Launches First Product on R3’s Corda

| Daniel Palmer

B3i, a consortium startup working to use blockchain tech in the insurance industry, has launched its first product on R3's Corda platform.

40-Strong Blockchain Insurance Group B3i Appoints CEO

| Ian Allison

Insurance industry blockchain group B3i has appointed John Carolin as chief executive officer.

Coinbase Is in Talks to Launch Its Own Insurance Company

| Ian Allison

Coinbase is exploring plans to set up its own regulated insurance company with the help of broker Aon, sources told CoinDesk.

Insurer L&G Uses Amazon Blockchain Service for Pension Deals

| Daniel Palmer

Legal & General has turned to Amazon's services to launch what it claims is the first blockchain system for bulk pension deals.

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Metaco Offering Crypto Custody Insurance via Giant Broker Aon

| Ian Allison

Insurance brokerage Aon has lined up coverage for institutional clients of crypto custody tech provider Metaco.

Ethereum Startups Team to Offer ‘Banking-Grade’ Wallet Security

| Ian Allison

Insurtech startup Nexus Mutual and wallet provider Argent have teamed up to bring bank account-like protection to ethereum.

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State Farm, USAA to Pay Each Other Insurance Claims on Blockchain by 2020

| Ian Allison

Insurance giants State Farm and USAA are in advanced testing of a blockchain to automate claims processing.

Accenture, Generali Streamline Employee Insurance Benefits With Blockchain Rollout

| Yogita Khatri

Accenture and Italian insurance group Generali have launched a blockchain solution that brings new efficiencies to employee benefits.

$255 Million: Coinbase Confirms Extent of Crypto Insurance Coverage

| Ian Allison

Coinbase has revealed the details of its $255 million insurance policy for crypto held on customers' behalf.

New iPhone-Controlled Crypto Vault Promises ‘Bank-Grade’ Security

| Ian Allison

ConsenSys-backed Trustology has launched an iPhone-controlled crypto vault service it says is secure enough for financial institutions.