Technology

Private sector must focus on PPP to develop modern healthcare facilities in rural area:Venkaiah Naidu

Indian News       Sep 30, 2020

  New Delhi: Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India today urged the private sector to come forward and expand their footprint through public-private partnership and set-up modern healthcare facilities in the rural areas. "Private players have added to the capacity and capability of our healthcare system...

HDFC Life launches ‘Futurance’ phase 3 to incubate startups in association with IvyCamp

Indian News       Sep 30, 2020

  Mumbai: HDFC Life and IvyCamp, an initiative of IvyCap Ventures, today jointly launched the third phase of Futurance - the corporate engagement program to identify startups that are building innovative and next-gen capabilities in the insurance sector. Last year in June, HDFC Life and IvyCamp...

Financial firms and governments deeply sceptical of cryptocurrencies: survey

International News       Sep 30, 2020

  Financial firms and governments overwhelmingly see cryptocurrencies as risky, a major survey found on Tuesday, with the potential for bitcoin and other digital tokens for use in money laundering and sanctions busting among the chief worries. Around 60% of respondents from financial firms, government and...

AXA XL launches Digital Risk Engineer, a connected solution to monitor ``buildings and assets''

International News       Sep 29, 2020

  Paris: AXA XL is accelerating the scaling of its new Digital Risk Engineer proposition – a connected solution designed to enable companies to monitor the “health” of their buildings and assets – having recently completed the successful pilot phase. Available globally, Digital Risk Engineer uses...

China to tighten supervision of country's booming online insurance business

International News       Sep 29, 2020

BEIJING: China’s banking and insurance regulator issued draft rules on Monday to rein in risks accumulated in country’s booming online insurance sector. The rules, on which the regulator is seeking public feedback till Oct. 28, will ban unlicensed institutions and individuals from participating the online...

Many life insurers need a new core system:Celent & Equisoft Report 

International News       Sep 28, 2020

Hyderabad: In a new report,'Life Insurance Core Modernization', underwritten by Equisoft, global research firm Celent presents the findings of an interview series aiming to understand how life insurers reached the tipping point in making a decision to move forward with the investment in a modern...

Shankar Garigiparthy, Country Manager and CEO, Lloyd’s India 

Lloyd's of London alerts India Inc on rising ``Intangible Risks'', launches new solutions for Pandemic Risks 

Indian News       Sep 27, 2020

  Mumbai: COVID-19 Pandemic has increased India Inc's ’ exposure to a plethora of new risks, many of which implicate the intangible, the Lloyd's of London has alerted,. According to some estimates,intangible assets such as reputation, human capital and intellectual property are fast becoming an increasing...

About 50% term policy buyers opt cover of Rs 1 cr or more during Apr-Aug: Policybazaar

Indian News       Sep 27, 2020

New Delhi: The coronavirus pandemic has heightened insurance awareness, resulting in more and more people going for a term insurance plan giving cover of Rs 1 crore or more to financially protect their families, reveals data collated by the insurance aggregator Policybazaar.com. About 50 per...

New York retains rank as Top Global Financial Hub, London Gains in Volatile Index

International News       Sep 26, 2020

  New York has retained its first place in the twenty-eighth edition of the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI 28), Global Financial Centres Index 28,although London in second place has made up ground in the ratings, now only four points behind the leader (27 points in...

PSBs on-board 10 mn account holders on digital payment modes in a month

Indian News       Sep 26, 2020

New Delhi: The finance ministry on Friday said that public sector banks (PSBs) have on-boarded about one crore customers on digital payment modes in just one month of the launch of 'Digital Apnayen' campaign. The campaign, aimed at encouraging customers to use digital banking channels,...

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