Friday, 23 November 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
When it comes to life insurance, many millennials understand the financial risk of not having it — the need — but might not be aware of what kind of policy they need or how to procure it. Current obligations, like student loans, mortgages and other debt, also can be roadblocks. It’s about affordability and share
Friday, 02 November 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
37 startups from over 10 countries competed for the USD 1 Million Dollar (~INR 7.5 Crore) grant from the Government of Andhra Pradesh at the just concluded Vizag Fintech Festival held from October 22-26, 2018. The Government of Andhra Pradesh, in strategic collaboration with its challenge partners, DCF Ventures and Bizofit have selected two startups
Thursday, 25 October 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
The Terry Group has reviewed the techniques and assumptions for determining life expectancies as described in Lapetus Application for Life Expectancy Provider, the curriculum vitae of the researchers responsible for generating life expectancies, and the supplemental details in Appendix G. We have applied guidance from Actuarial Standard of Practice No. 48, Life Settlements Mortality. We
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 / Published in Life Sciences, News, Sensory Analytics
I’m back from Intelligent Health! Some cool projects/companies I saw: A company that looks at facial features to guess life expectancy and lifestyle choices that might contribute to changes in that number. Life insurers like this for obvious reasons. A company that uses a wearable + physiological/speech data to detect if people are engaged in your conversation
Friday, 28 September 2018 / Published in News, Sensory Analytics
Lapetus was founded in 2014 and has raised about $4.7 million. (Photo by Megan Deitz) Wilmington might still have ground to make up when it comes to venture capital activity, but a number of area companies have received funding to support their growing businesses. Since 2013, local companies have received $144 million in funding, according