Our 'no rules apply' blog
Welcome to our blog.
Here you’ll find a range of things including what day to day honcho life is like, updates on our progress towards launch and educational stuff designed to de-bunk insurance myths.
Government considers regulation of Price Comparison Websites
The Secretary of State for the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Greg Clark MP, has this week written to the Chief Executive of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), Dr Andrea Coscelli, in relation to what the Government refer to as ‘digital comparison tools’ (DCTs), otherwise known as price comparison websites (PCWs).
Maven funds invest a further £750,000 in honcho
Follow-on investment will enable disruptive car insurance provider to further develop the platform and add new insurance product lines, supporting the creation of 10 jobs
The observant amongst you will have noticed that we haven’t launched yet. Fear not, we are a matter of days away, but if you want to learn more about what goes into the final stages of launching a disruptive insutech startup, and why it takes so long, read on…
New report on the FCA's Innovate
A new report from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) examines and evaluates the impact of Innovate - the FCA’s innovation programme, and references honcho as a beneficiary of the service.
Insurtech UK gathers pace
Earlier this year we wrote about Insurtech UK, the new industry body formed to represent and support those in the emerging insurtech sector in the UK. honcho were a founder member of this, and since launch we’ve been involved in a number of initiatives to help increase the visibility of Insurtech UK and to drive awareness of the transformation and disruption opportunities being brought my members.