9th October 2017

Frost & Sullivan Bestows MicroEnsure with “India Emerging Insure-tech Company of the Year” Award at its 2017 India Best Practices Awards Banquet

Mumbai, India – October 09, 2017: MicroEnsure was named ‘India Emerging Insure-tech Company of the Year’ at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan India Best Practices Awards Banquet held on October 05, 2017 at ITC Maratha, Mumbai. MicroEnsure has been addressing the insurance needs of low-to-middle income groups in Asia and Africa for over a decade through its innovative range […]


9th October 2017

Philippines 10th Anniversary Year!

2017 has been the year of celebration for the MicroEnsure Philippines team as it has been commemorating its 10th year. At the beginning of the year, 27 January,2017, Mr. Angelo B. Solarte, Executive Director of Tatay sa Kauswagan Inc. (TSKI), one of our key partners attended an event to mark the beginning of the year […]


3rd October 2017

InsurTech London 22 September 2017

On Friday 22nd September, Richard Leftley, CEO, attended and was a speaker at the London InsurTech Conference 2017 by MarketMinds in Shoreditch Town Hall, London. The conference was attended by 500 investors, carriers, brokers, claims professionals, legal and regulatory bodies and it’s key focus was to enable and significantly enhance collaboration through partnerships between the incumbent insurance market and the […]


2nd October 2017

U Microfinance Bank and MicroEnsure launch new paid hospital cash product in Pakistan

U Microfinance Bank, a subsidiary of Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Limited, an Etisalat company has partnered with MicroEnsure to launch Sehat Tahaffuz Plus, a new paid health insurance product in Pakistan. U Microfinance Bank has over 80 branches in Pakistan, majority of which are in peri urban & rural areas. Their primary business is micro-lending to […]


12th September 2017

The Banker publication cites MicroEnsure as a key player in the Africa microinsurance market

The Banker, an online publication which covers the latest UK and International banking, finance and business coverage and analysis, has published an article (September 1st 2017) detailing the needs, challenges and success stories of microinsurance in Africa.  Peter Gross, Director MicroEnsure Labs, describes why MicroEnsure is in Africa and how a consumer centric approach gains results. […]


20th July 2017

Bundling to Make Agriculture Insurance Work

This report, Bundling to Make Agriculture Insurance Work published by ILO (International Labour Office) takes 4 cases of bundling agriculture insurance, reviews how they work as a business model and identifies the key success factors and potential drawbacks of each one. The report includes the case study of the FarmerShield initiative with MicroEnsure and NWK in […]


12th July 2017

Reaching the Underserved – The MicroEnsure Story

A great 25 minute podcast, Reaching the Underserved – The MicroEnsure Story, where Richard Leftley, CEO MicroEnsure, is interviewed by InsurTech Bytes and gives a detailed response to where MicroEnsure has come from, it’s challenges within the emerging markets and what the future opportunities are for the growth of the business. Key areas covered include […]


10th July 2017

Making Change Happen Within Insurers – AXA (Mansard) talks about effectiveness of working with MicroEnsure

Within a webinar facilitated by ILO (International Labour Organisation), in partnership with FSDA (Financial Sector Deepening Africa) and AFD (Agence Francaise de Development) Omosolape Odeniyi (AXA Mansard) talks at length about the benefits of working with MicroEnsure as an expert within the field of microinsurance.  By working with MicroEnsure, AXA have been able to increase their […]


7th July 2017

New Horizons: Accelerating Sustainable Development through Inclusive Business in Kenya

Business Call to Action has highlighted a new report, published on 22 June 2017, New Horizons: Accelerating Sustainable Development through Inclusive Business in Kenya, outlining the role in Kenya that private sector business can play in the Inclusive Business arena and it’s influence on meeting the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets by 2030. MicroEnsure is used […]


5th July 2017

Telenor’s Utilisation of Digital Communication in Partnership with MicroEnsure is Improving Lives in Asia

This article, Innovating and Researching for Shared Value, featured on Cellular News, outlines how Telenor successfully uses Insurance products that MicroEnsure has delivered to over 11 million emerging customers across India, Bangladesh and Pakistan. Telenor’s access to these products has provided solutions to many of the socio-economic challenges that present within the societies in which […]