News Digest February 2022
A curation of news stories impacting health insurance and brokers, population health management and health tech from last month.
AXA has released its full year 2021 results which show very strong performance across all business lines, including health. There is a continuation of international inorganic growth amongst health insurers with Allianz, Generali, HSBC Insurance and Howdens all acquiring new complimentary businesses.
2 big deals in the digital health sphere are of great interest this month. Firstly, Cegedim Group and mutual insurance groups Malakoff Humanis, Groupe VYV, and PRO BTP are in talks regarding the acquisition of an equity stake in Cegedim Santé, the digital health company. Secondly, Discovery and AIA are also moving more into the tech arena with the announcement of their establishment of a pan-Asian health InsurTech business, Amplify Health.