Insurtech

Boost Expands Insurance Offerings to Now Include Car Protection Coverage

Axiata Digital’s e-wallet Boost announced that it has expanded its insurance offerings with the launch of a car insurance “CarProtect”, which is underwritten by Great Eastern General Insurance (Malaysia) Berhad. The e-wallet said that “CarProtect offers customers protection in your

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AXA Taps Finology to Offer Its Users Digital Motor Insurance

AXA Affin General Insurance and Finology, a Malaysian fintech company that specialises in enabling seamless lending and insurance for consumers and businesses, has partnered to enable users to purchase or renew car/motorcycle insurance and road tax online Through Finology’s Loanstreet.com.my, customers

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Insurtech Fatberry Adds Senior Executives to Help Drive Growth

Malaysian digital insurance platform, Fatberry.com said that it has continued to experience strong growth and has recently added two senior executives to its management team to further drive growth. Ms. Zoee Kong, Head of Partnership, and Mr. Rev Ong, Head

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Airasia Money Now Offers Digital Car Insurance Through Partnership with PolicyStreet

Airasia Money today announced the roll out of digital car insurance products made possibe thanks to a partnership with local insurtech firm, PolicyStreet. The services offered includes insurance and road tax renewal and price comparison of various insurance. Amanda Woo,

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Insurtech Vsure.life Secures RM 12 Million From Revenue, Enters BNM’s Sandbox

Malaysia-based insurtech firm VSure.life has secured a RM12 million investment from ACE market-listed Revenue Group through its wholly-owned subsidiary company Revenue Harvest as well as approved by Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) to participate in its fintech sandbox. The partnership between

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AIA Malaysia Takes a Minority Stake in TNG Digital, Reportedly Valuing It at RM3 Billion

AIA Malaysia announced that it will be taking a minor stake in TNG Digital, the owner of Touch ‘n Go eWallet, as part of a long-term strategic partnership. The Edge reported that this move will make AIA the fourth shareholder

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E-Wallet Boost Launches Three More Insurance and Takaful Plans

Axiata Digital’s e-wallet Boost has introduced three new micro-insurance and takaful plans under ‘Boost Protect’ to further provide Malaysians with affordable and premium coverage. The addition of MozzieProtect, FamilyProtect and Critical Illness Care bring the total coverage plans to 13.

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Digital Pet Health Insuretech Oyen Nets Over RM 1.7 Million in Seed Funding

Oyen, a digital-first pet healthcare insurance provider based in Malaysia, has raised US$420,000 in a seed funding round. The fundraise saw participation by notable backers such as Hustle Fund, alongside angel investors who are former and current executives from Airbnb,

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myTukar Ties up With PolicyStreet.com to Offer Insurance for Pre-Owned Cars

myTukar, a Malaysian pre-owned car buying and selling platform, has announced a partnership with local insurtech firm PolicyStreet.com to offer insurance policies for pre-owned car purchases. Through the collaboration, myTukar’s wholesale and retail customers can now receive insurance quotations instantly

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Finology Crowned Winner of This Year’s Seedstars World Competition

Finology, a Malaysian fintech that specialises in enabling seamless lending and insurance for consumers and businesses, was crowned as Seedstars World 2020/2021 Competition’s winner. Representing Asia, Finology was up against the top companies from 4 other regions; Africa, Central and

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