Crowdsourcing to Build Better Insurance

Crowdsourcing to Build Better Insurance Coffee farmers in southwestern Colombia play iKON, a phone-based game that’s designed to help create better insurance products for the region. Courtesy of Tecnicafe and Caficauca, November 2021 ACToday is a Columbia World Project that aims to combat hunger by increasing climate knowledge in six countries that are particularly dependent … Read more

Home Quarantine made easy: Group health insurance startup Loop Health provides COVID care package for members

Pune: Loop Health, an employee health insurance startup that provides affordable health benefits and primary care, has announced that it will be equipping its COVID positive members with a special COVID Care Package. The package comes as a response to the third wave of COVID-19, led by the highly contagious and unpredictable variant – Omicron. … Read more

12 factors to consider before buying cancer health insurance

By Vivek Narain When buying a health insurance policy for cancer protection, here are 12 factors to consider. Benefit versus compensation: There are two types of policies available on the market. Benefit policies are those where a sum insured is paid after cancer detection and successful survival. Under the indemnification policy, claims are paid at … Read more

LIC IPO: Insurance firm to list on bourses by March 31, says DIPAM Secretary

New Delhi: The government will list the country’s largest insurer LIC on the stock exchanges by the end of March, a senior official said on Thursday. Draft documents for the LIC Initial Public Offering (IPO) are being finalized and will soon be submitted to the market regulator Sebi for approval. “The LIC disinvestment amount will … Read more