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Cryptocurrency market on ‘the brink of implosion’

Investors should brace for an imminent collapse in the entire cryptocurrency market following a steep decline in the value of Bitcoin over the last year, a new study from Juniper Research has warned.

 

Friday 12

October 2018

Insurers and banks stop eight in ten cyber attacks

Insurance companies and banks have successfully prevented eight in ten cyber attacks on their organisations this year, up from approximately two in three over 2017.

 

Tuesday 1

October 2018

Two-thirds of large firms at least considering blockchain

Nearly two-thirds of large businesses with over 10,000 staff are looking to deploy new blockchain projects, up from around half last year, a new survey has found.

Tuesday 18

September 2018

Two-fold increase in InsurTech-based premiums predicted by 2023

 

InsurTech is expected to help generate over $400bn (£312bn) worth of premiums worldwide by 2023, more than double the estimated $187bn today.

Tuesday 21

August 2018

CEOs to look to data scientists for growth

CEOS from across the world believe that data scientists will be their most important workers in the search for future growth, a new global survey has found.

 

Monday 13

August 2018

Two-fold increase in cyber security fears

IT professionals worldwide are more than twice as worried about data breaches and cyber attacks today than they were this time last year, a new survey has found.

 

Monday 30

July 2018

Financial firms record 85% increase in cyber security spending

Finance and insurance companies in the UK invested more money in cyber security than any other type of firm over the latest financial year, new analysis has found.

 

Monday 16

 

July 2018

Company board members want more cyber security spending

The vast majority of company board members across the world believe their firms should spend more money on cyber security, a new global survey has found.

 

Monday 25

June 2018

InsurTech deal numbers hit record high

There were a record 66 InsurTech investment deals recorded in the first quarter of this year as insurers continued to look to start-ups to improve their claims handling and underwriting excellence.

 

Wednesday 23

 

May 2018

Technology improvements considered top priority for global insurance industry

Upgrading technology is the number one priority for insurers around the world, according to survey of senior executives by software provider AdvantageGo.

 

Monday 21

May 2018