Insurance faces a crossroads in post-Coronavirus world

Right now, in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, it is tough to imagine the fertile environment for insurtech start-ups that the sector has enjoyed can last much longer. The crunch from social distancing, if not out-and-out restrictions on economic activity, will undeniably freeze the flow of cash to untested ideas. This means that the tenor of the insurance industry over the past three years is about to shift considerably.