It has been promised that big data will ultimately reshape the re/insurance industry—but is the concept really that new, and how tangible is its potential? Intelligent Insurer investigates.
Analyze Re, a Halifax company whose software-as-a-service product helps reinsurers assess risk, has received almost $1.4 million in funding from a range of venture capital funds and angel investors.
Halifax-based Analyze Re is developing technology to improve how the reinsurance industry, which provides insurance for insurance companies, analyzes huge volumes of complex data.
BDC Venture Capital, frequent providers of $150,000 convertible notes for startups, is announcing $1.5 million in support of 10 Canadian accelerator graduates today.
It’s difficult to say who transmitted the most valuable information at the first Atlantic Venture Forum — the tech experts and investors who flew into Halifax to deliver speeches, or the 22 Atlantic Canadian entrepreneurs who pitched their companies?
The technology industry in Atlantic Canada produced some big exits in the past two years. The region is poised for more success, and here are some of the companies to watch: