22nd February 2018

Airtel Insurance and MicroEnsure bring “comfort” Customer Story

Customer: Baffoe Kwadwo Sitolanasom Location: Ghana Amount received: 7,500 GHS [Approx. $1,664 USD] Baffoe Kwadwo Sitolanasom, a 32 year old worker at Nkoranza Health Centre in the Ashanti Region, was contacted by an Airtel Sales Agent who assisted him to subscribe to the Airtel Insurance product. Baffoe opted for the Family Cover option which enabled […]

15th February 2018

I&M Bank Kenya Launches Retrenchment and Life Cover with MicroEnsure

On Tuesday 6th February at the Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi, I&M Bank launched their new Customer Value Proposition (CVP) which includes a Retrenchment and Life Cover offered by MicroEnsure. The CVP is part of the banks new strategy, shifting its position of predominantly institutional banking to including its services to retail customers. Underwritten by Sanlam Life, the […]

14th February 2018

OISL and Enterprise Group deliver insurance with MicroEnsure

Opportunity International Savings and Loans (OISL) have delivered insurance to two clients through the Credit-Linked Insurance “Obra Pa” which covers Life of the borrower, Permanent Disability, Hospitalization, Life of spouse and up to 3 children as well as Destruction of business property by fire and allied perils. Underwritten by Enterprise Group and powered by MicroEnsure, […]

13th February 2018

Musoni Microfinance Borrowers Receive 3.2 Million KES from MicroEnsure in Partnership with Sanlam General Insurance

Picture from Left: Kenneth Nyagah – Branch Manager, Musoni, Gikomba Branch; Irene Wanjuki – Operations Officer, MicroEnsure; Stanley Munyao – Chief Executive Officer, Musoni; Kiereini Kirika – Regional Director, East Africa, MicroEnsure; Irene Nduku – Business Development Executive, MicroEnsure; Caroline Afedoe – Account Management Adviser, MicroEnsure; Felix Musinga – Regional Manager, Musoni A number of […]

8th February 2018

MicroEnsure client has claim approved in less than 7 hours.

MicroEnsure Kenya recently launched Fearless health insurance that has approved a claim within 7 hours. This is bucking the trend versus traditional insurance pay out processes that can take multiple days or weeks to pay the benefit to the client. The MicroEnsure Fearless team received notification of the claim by Martha Auma, after she had […]

1st February 2018

The Changing Face of Insurance

MicroEnsure has featured as an example of innovation in the market place in an interesting article from David Clamp, Founder and Managing Director at Merlin Digital Consulting. The article, The Changing Face of Insurance, appears in the online publication of Actuarial Post and outlines how insurance is changing in the digital age and the possible implication of […]

25th January 2018

Microinsurance, MicroEnsure and the Emerging Market opportunity: Daily Fintech talks to MicroEnsure Director of Strategy, Peter Gross

Stephen Goldstein, an experienced Insurance executive and Insurtech dealmaker with a core focus on growing revenue, launching go to market initiatives and advising industry leaders interviews Peter Gross, MicroEnsure – Director of Strategy for the online publication, Daily Fintech, and finds out more about insurance for the emerging customer and how insurtech is having influencing the […]

25th January 2018

MicroEnsure Ghana 10th Anniversary Year!

MicroEnsure Ghana was set up in 2007 with one office and with just 3 employees, and 10 years later the office remains, however the team has grown to 37 employees and so has the business of providing insurance products to the mass market in Ghana. Over the 10 years MicroEnsure Ghana has worked with 22 […]

24th January 2018

MicroEnsure features in Mondato Insight – Inclusive Insurance: Bought, not Sold

  Mondato Insight is an industry-leading publication that is the first point of reference for decision makers and entrepreneurs who need to keep up to speed on the global trends in the Digital Finance & Commerce (DFC) ecosystem. As part of their weekly original insights into the world of DFC, Mondato Insight has published an article, […]

9th January 2018

Inclusive Insurance: Closing the Protection Gap for Emerging Customers

MicroEnsure and AXA have been featured in a new report from the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion and the Institute of International Finance which explores how insurers are expanding into new markets and reaching underserved customers through new technologies, business models, product designs, a deeper understanding of customers, and partnerships. It incorporates insights from […]