Mayer Brown’s global Insurance Industry Group has launched Insurtech by Mayer Brown, a website dedicated to providing timely, newsworthy developments and content focusing on the convergence of traditional insurance and technology (insurtech). The website serves as a resource for technology companies, venture capital firms, financial services institutions, regulators, start-ups, insurance companies and others in the insurtech ecosystem. The mobile-friendly site can be found at:

David Alberts, co-leader of Mayer Brown’s global Insurance Industry Group and one of the website’s founders, said: “Technology-enabled innovations in the insurance industry are rapidly emerging from insurtech start-ups and from incumbent insurance companies. The content offered by Insurtech by Mayer Brown helps companies stay informed about this quickly evolving area. The site is designed to help industry players make decisions in preparing for the intriguing possibilities associated with insurtech, while mitigating risks presented by such technologies.”

Insurtech by Mayer Brown provides the latest content from third party insurance and technology news sources on trends relating to insurtech innovations, industry research, regulatory development and relevant events, as well as related Mayer Brown thought leadership. Content is hand-picked by Mayer Brown lawyers across various firm practice areas, such as the Insurance Industry Group, Technology Transactions, Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement, and Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practices, among others. Bi-weekly emails with significant insurtech developments are distributed to readers in an easily digestible format. Readers can sign up for emails and can also follow the Insurtech by Mayer Brown team on Twitter @insurtechESQ.

Mayer Brown’s Insurance Industry Group is a leading global insurance industry practice that represents insurers, reinsurers, intermediaries, banks, investors and other entities in transactional, regulatory and dispute resolution matters. Drawing upon the firm’s diverse capabilities, Mayer Brown takes a team-oriented and interdisciplinary approach to better serve insurance industry clients.