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Crypto.com Strikes New Insurance Deal, Takes Offline Storage Protection to $360 million

12 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhi K

On May 11, Cryptocurrency payments platform Crypto.com has announced that it has reached a deal with Ledger Vault and Lloyd’s of London underwriter Arch Insurance, securing a $100 million direct insurance policy led by the latter. This adds to the to...

Major Polish Insurance Company Link4 To Integrate Blockchain Solutions

5 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhi K

Poland’s Link4, the nation’s leading direct insurance provider, recently announced a partnership with Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa (KIR), Poland’s national clearing house, and Coinfirm, a blockchain analytics and Anti-money Laundering (AML) company. Th...

Decentralized Insurance. Part 2: Self-sovereign risk.

19 Mar 2020 3 minute read 2 comments Highbridge.io

Part 1 “A distributed ledger (also called a shared ledger or distributed ledger technology or DLT) is a consensus of replicated, shared, and synchronized digital data geographically spread across multiple sites, countries, or institutions.[1] There i...

Protection, Security and Guardianship & Two Projects Working on it all.

16 Feb 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Jeffrey Allen Kaufman

Today's Crypto Hemisphere Needs Protection and Security. These projects offer a glimpse into the possibility of a more secure world of decentralization. Imagine having a security firm embedded into Blockchain technologies or an oversight committee w...

Decentralized Insurance. Part 1. Why?

13 Feb 2020 4 minute read 3 comments Highbridge.io

    Just catching the word ‘Blockchain’ can trigger specific feelings in people. Those may vary from the ‘scam’ word, up to the ‘speculation’ and a whole way to the ‘lifesaver.’ Last year we witnessed a bumpy road for the technology with the ICO hype...

Bittrex protects users' cryptocurrency deposits by taking out $ 300mn insurance policies

31 Jan 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Roberto D.

To protect the deposits of its traders, Bittrex announced, with a post published yesterday on its blog, that it has underwritten insurance policies for 300 million dollars in order to protect itself against the risk of theft of funds stored in cold s...

Is your crypto currency insured? An analysis of desperately needed crypto insurance solutions.

21 Jan 2020 4 minute read 1 comment BitcoinGoldStandard

Aon PLC, Marsh LLC, and Gemini to set up captive insurer Nakamoto Ltd. in Bermuda. The recent lack of insurance cover for crypto assets plays a major role in the inability of the cryptocurrency industry to receive mainstream adoption. For this reason...

DeFi: decentralized insurance platforms

8 Dec 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

Today we return to take care of DeFi, this time however from a more specific perspective, that of insurance companies; after all, the banks are not the only ones having to fear the rise of what many now call Web 3.0, among the companies that see thei...

3 Reasons to be Careful with Genetic Testing

7 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Second Medical Opinions PLC

Any information or statement present in this post does not replace your health care provider’s advice or treatment. This blog does not provide medical advice, prescribe medications or therapies, or diagnose conditions, it only expresses an opinion. I...

Three Reasons for Electing Private Pay Over Insurance for Outpatient Health Care

6 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Second Medical Opinions PLC

Any information or statement present in this post does not replace your health care provider’s advice or treatment. This blog does not provide medical advice, prescribe medications or therapies, or diagnose conditions, it only expresses an opinion. I...