Igloo partners with Tokopedia to extend insurance protection in Indonesia

Singapore-based insurtech firm Igloo has on Wednesday announced its partnership with one of Indonesia’s unicorns and leading e-commerce companies, Tokopedia, to make purchase protection products more accessible and convenient for consumers.

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Trends shaping Southeast Asia’s insurance landscape in 2024

#Insurtech companies have emerged as catalysts for change, seamlessly integrating insurance into diverse platforms such as #ecommerce, #fintech, and #logistics. Through innovative solutions, they are democratizing access to insurance products, and bridging the gap between offline consumers and the digital marketplace.

TNGlobal’s Top 10 most-read analysis & feature articles in 2023

It’s the time of the year again as we take a look back at what happened throughout 2023 in the tech and startup scene in Southeast Asia.

Singapore’s Igloo closes $36M Pre-Series C fundraise with 50 percent valuation increase

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo has on Monday announced that it has closed a $36 million Pre-Series C funding round. Global investment firm Eurazeo, through its insurtech fund backed by the insurer BNP Paribas Cardif, led the investment.

Insurtech Igloo scores mobile partnerships with OPPO and realme to offer after-sales care in Southeast Asia

Singapore-based insurtech firm Igloo has forged its first mobile partnerships with China-based consumer electronics manufacturers OPPO and realme to offer after-sales care in Southeast Asia. The partnership has launched in Singapore with OPPO and in the Philippines with realme, with plans to roll out into other markets, including Indonesia, Vietnam,…

Regional InsurTech firm Igloo expands Thailand operations to support country’s $32B insurance industry

Igloo has appointed John Chen as Country Manager, Igloo Thailand. In his new role, Chen will spearhead the growth and operations of Igloo in the market, in addition to establishing more strategic partnerships and delivering an expanded range of insurance products to Thai consumers.

This Singapore-based insurtech firm offers unique microinsurance for ‘underserved’ groups including farmers, gamers & even your pets [Q&A]

In the interview, Mehta also shared about Igloo's plans and strategy after the fundraise last year. He also shared his views about the insurance industry in Southeast Asia, the challenges Igloo faces expanding in the region and the company plans to address these challenges, among others.

Singapore’s Igloo launches new insurance products across Southeast Asia

Singapore-based insurtech firm Igloo has launched a range of new insurance products aimed at addressing emerging risks and the underserved needs of consumers and businesses in Southeast Asia.

Singapore’s Igloo extends weather index insurance to coffee farmers in Vietnam

Following the success of the weather index insurance for rice farmers, Singapore-based insurtech Igloo expands its blockchain-based parametric index insurance to coffee farmers.

Singapore’s Igloo raises additional $27M, bringing Series B total funding round to $46M

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo has on Tuesday announced that it has successfully raised an additional $27 million in its Series B extension, bringing a close to its Series B funding round at $46 million. The initial Series B capital raise of $19 million in March this year was led by Cathay Innovation, with further investments from ACA and other existing…