Insurance

Allianz Business Shield extend coverage for SMEs
Small and medium-sized enterprises that purchase Allianz Business Shield between 1 October and 31 December 2021 can enjoy extra protection at no additional cost.
Malaysian property tycoon Leong Hoy Kum of Mah Sing Group among investors in PolicyStreet’s US$6mil Series A funding
Round led by Altara Ventures with Auspac Ventures & Gobi Partners Plans to introduce new sachet-based and on-demand insurance products
UOB works with Prudential’s to offer virtual advisory, insurance solutions
UOB Malaysia announced that it has partnered with Prudential Assurance Malaysia to provide customers with a suite of insurance solutions digitally through a new virtual face-to-face feature on its app. 
Tune Protect brings new propositions to health insurance
Tune Protect sees significant growth opportunities in personal health insurance in Asia, rides on low prices, digitisation and strategic partnerships to compete in the insurance market.
Boost introduces car insurance coverage in your pocket
Homegrown e-Wallet, Boost, announced that it has expanded its insurance offerings with the launch of CarProtect.
AIA Malaysia, TNG Digital in strategic partnership with plans to push insurance services
AIA Malaysia has taken up a minority equity investment in TNG Digital, which owns Touch ‘n Go e-wallet under a long-term strategic partnership.
Tune Protect launches digitally-based insurance products
Home Easy and Home Shield touted as affordable home insurance policies that can easily be purchased and offers flexibility in plans and premiums.
​Digerati50: Coming alive to the idea of death planning
The founder of Bereev, Izumi Inoue, describes the death planning tool as a means to clearly communicate users’ wishes to loved ones after their passing.
Digital insurance player Ouch! secures US$364K seed funding
The platform, which makes insurance purchase easier and more accessible, announced a successful seed funding round from Vynn Capital and Temokin
Swiss Re study: Increase in digital platforms, Covid-enforced mindset is changing Malaysia’s insurance landscape
The Covid-19 pandemic and rising preference towards digital platforms are changing how Malaysians approach insurance, though it’s not without its gaps, concerns and opportunities
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