In a two-part research note, we review the current crop of InsurTech startups in Peer-to-Peer Insurance. Part 1 yesterday positioned P2P Insurance, the protagonists and reviewed an alternative approach to protection insurance in China. Part 2 today looks at the role of P2P Insurance in addressing moral hazard and features Guevara,Read More
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In a two-part research note, we review the current crop of InsurTech startups in Peer-to-Peer Insurance. Part 1 positions P2P Insurance, the protagonists and reviews an alternative approach to protection insurance in China. Part 2 looks at the role of P2P Insurance in addressing moral hazard and features Guevara, the UKRead More
Peer-to-peer payments have arrived on wearable devices with the arrival today of Square Cash for the Apple Watch. The service, with offers a simple numerical keyboard on smartphones, employs a dollar-bill layout on the watch, as seen here. Users tap bills until the correct amount is reached, similar to CIBC’sRead More
We have received numerous questions and comments on the congestion information that I shared on Internet interconnection in the U.S. and Europe. We thought it would be helpful to provide a bit more detail to create more open dialogue on these important issues. The measurement statistics that we used toRead More
We received a lot of positive feedback, as well as a lot of questions when Mike posted his recent story, Chicken. Many of the questions asked for more specific data about the scale and size of the problem. This post is an attempt to provide some of that data. OurRead More
LendingClub has quietly inked a deal to offload the risk in the personal loans originated on its platform. And, surprisingly, that deal is with an auto lender. Santander Consumer USA, it was disclosed last week, has made a deal to acquire unsecured consumer loans originated on the peer-to-peer lending platform. The dealRead More