Browsing the "Insurance" Tag

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.

Ping An’s New Pitch for Blockchain: Shared Ledger, But Banks Keep Clients

| Wolfie Zhao

Ping An, the Chinese insurance giant that built the eTradeConnect blockchain, is modifying the platform to give its 12 participating banks more…

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The Crypto Insurance Market May Total $6 Billion. That’s Nowhere Near Enough

| Ian Allison

There is less than $5 billion of global capacity to insure crypto wallets held in custody. Coinbase has secured a significant chunk of that.

Deloitte Blockchain Chief: Bad Crypto Headlines Making Clients ‘Nervous’

| Anna Baydakova

Hype around ICOs and altcoins “hasn’t helped us,” says Linda Pawczuk, leader of Deloitte Consulting’s financial services industry blockchain…

Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

NTT DATA and a major Japanese insurer have completed a blockchain trial that speeds up marine cargo insurance claims.

IBM Expands Blockchain Partnership With Insurance Broker Marsh

| Nikhilesh De

Professional services firm Marsh is launching a commercial insurance verification program on a blockchain in partnership with IBM.

R3’s CordaCon Event Sees Big News, Packed Talks and Blockchain Converts

| Ian Allison

R3's annual Corda event appeared to be in rude health this year, with packed presentations and some notable news announcements.

British Maritime Society Builds Blockchain Tool for Ship Registration

| Nikhilesh De

Lloyd's Register is demoing a blockchain tool for recording information about ships for underwriters and merchants at this year's SMM fair.

Lloyd’s of London Makes Quiet Entrance Into Crypto Insurance Market

| Ian Allison

Just a month after issuing a warning about crypto assets, insurer Lloyd's of London is beginning to enter the business, a new partnership shows.