AXA Strategic Ventures:
AXA Strategic Ventures is a $275M venture capital firm that invests in startups via seed funding and also provides venture capital for more established companies. Since its launch in 2015, ASV has invested in around twenty Insurtech and Fintech start-ups who are focussed on developing innovative technological solutions for the insurance sector. Their solutions range from insurance policy sales platforms accessible via smartphone to the use of the “blockchain”, as well as tools that predict how the prices of online plane tickets will evolve. It is now strengthening its focus on 4 key technological trends that are reshaping the insurance landscape – connected health, artificial intelligence, user interface and the use of data.