Browsing the "Insurance" Tag

In Rare Deal, Crypto Custodian Wins Insurance on Full Value of Client Assets

| Ian Allison

Marsh & McLennan, the world’s largest insurance broker, has arranged unusually generous insurance for new crypto custodian KNØX.

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.

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.

South Africa, SA

Pan-African Insurer Old Mutual Will Not Insure Mining Rigs

| Daniel Kuhn

South African insurance company Old Mutual has refused to insure mining rigs in Africa, making it harder to protect cryptocurrency gear there.

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.

Munich Re Insures Curv’s Crypto Wallet To the Tune of $50 Million

| John Biggs

Crypto wallet firm Curv has obtained up to $50 million of insurance coverage for institutional customers from Munich Re.

Bakkt Acquires Crypto Custodian, Partners With BNY Mellon on Key Storage

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin futures exchange Bakkt has acquired the Digital Asset Custody Company and is working with global bank BNY Mellon on crypto key storage.

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.