Insurance

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.

Blockchain Insurance Consortium B3i Quietly Raises $16 Million

| Ian Allison

B3i, a blockchain startup owned by some of the world's top insurance firms, raised $16 million last month, Swiss records show.

R3 Co-Founder Jesse Edwards Is Leaving the Enterprise Blockchain Firm

| Ian Allison

Co-founder Jesse Edwards is leaving R3, but will remain an investor and continue working with the blockchain firm.

Underwriter Claims Crypto Custodian BitGo Exaggerated Insurance Coverage

| Ian Allison

An underwriter of BitGo’s $100 million crypto insurance policy says the custodian described it in a misleading way.

2 Crypto Startups Want to Put 10 Million Used Cars on a Blockchain

| Ian Allison

The Fusion Foundation is joining forces with the Automotive eXchange Platform to put 10.5 million used cars on a blockchain.

Vermont State Government Launching Blockchain Insurance Pilot

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. state of Vermont is launching a blockchain pilot project for insurers, seeking transparency and efficiency improvements.

Crypto Assets on Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange Can Now Be Insured

| Yogita Khatri

The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange, a subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange, is now offering insurance cover for crypto assets.

State Farm Trials Blockchain Tool for Streamlining Insurance Claims

| Nikhilesh De

State Farm is trialing a blockchain solution to streamline a currently-manual aspect of insurance claims.