Insurance

IBMR and Blockchain Firm Algorand Launch Microfinance Platform

The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve (IBMR) and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform...

FEMA Suggests Blockchain-Based Registry to Improve Disaster Insurance Payouts

The United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is exploring the idea of a blockchain-based property registry to s...

China’s Zhejiang Processes $6M via DLT Medical Billing Platform

China’s Zhejiang province has processed nearly $6 million via a blockchain medical billing platform using Ant Financial’s block...

Ledger Vault Secures $150 Million Crime Insurance Policy for Digital Assets

Ledger Vault, the custody arm of hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, has procured a crime insurance policy developed with brok...

Coinbase, Kingdom Trust, Regal Assets Jointly Offer Crypto IRA and 401(K) Accounts

Major American crypto exchange Coinbase, asset custodian Kingdom Trust and alternative assets investment firm Regal Assets have...

Oxfam’s Blockchain-Based Agricultural Insurance Pays Farmers in Sri Lanka

The United Kingdom-based charity organization Oxfam International announced the success of its blockchain-based delivery system...

Crypto Insurance a Promising Sector Despite Caution of Major Players

The growth in popularity of cryptocurrencies has, in many ways, outpaced the infrastructure built to support it. In terms of se...

Crypto Custodian Secures $8M in Funding Round Led by Initialized Capital

Montreal-based digital asset custodian Knøx has secured $8.25 million in a seed round to support its crypto custody service for...

Insurance Broker Marsh Pilots Blockchain-Based Digital Placement Platform

Leading insurance broking and risk management firm Marsh has piloted a blockchain-based digital placement platform. Per a Sept....
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UK Startup Launches Crypto Insurance, 24/7 Bitcoin-Monitoring Service

Cardiff-based cryptocurrency insurance startup Coincover has launched an insurance policy covering theft and loss.  Local news ...