NTUC Income has launched a portal that allows customers to digitally purchase an Integrated Shield Plan - in what is believed to be the first such portal in Singapore.

AGE-OLD insurance companies are facing disruption from emerging startups less than half their age, as insurtech companies leverage technology to plug the gaps in the insurance space.

INSURERS are counting on real-time technology to help them cut back payouts, from a system warning ships on nearby pirates to an app offering to buy sleepy drivers a coffee on the motorway.

TEL Aviv-based insurtech company Atidot has launched the first SaaS-based (software as a service-based) predictive analytics platform for life insurers, where it can clean and sort data, as well as...

IN 2016, there was a 65 per cent drop in overall investment in Singapore-based fintech companies, down from US$605 million to US$214 million, according to a KPMG International study Pulse Of Fintech.