Guardian | September 02, 2021
Noyo, the leading API platform powering the age of connected insurance, today announced an expansion of its partnership with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian Life). With the integration of Noyo’s API solution for fast, accurate data exchange, Guardian will scale its ability to seamlessly connect with key benefits administration platforms across the industry.
More employers than ever are looking to move away from manual paper processes and migrate toward digitizing their core benefits processes. According to Guardian’s Workplace Benefits Study “Digital Overdrive”, the desire for digital innovation is clear: one out of three employers would recommend switching to a carrier that offers real-time connectivity that can take employee experiences to the next level. Noyo meets that need with an end-to-end infrastructure solution that includes flexible, powerful APIs for immediate, secure data exchange, complete with round-trip confirmation protocols and unparalleled auditing capabilities that identify and prevent errors before they occur. Through their partnership with Noyo, Guardian will increase the scale of benefits administration platforms with which it offers integrations, ultimately allowing customers to reduce errors, simplify complex processes, and save time.
“Guardian Life is committed to delivering improved insurance experiences and solving critical pain points within the benefits administration process for brokers, employers and employees,” said Erin Casey, Second Vice President, Digital Partner Solutions at Guardian Life. “We’re delighted to grow our relationship with Noyo, which will allow us to connect with more benefits administration platforms in order to drive meaningful improvement to the overall digital experience for Guardian Life's customers.”
Through connections to benefits administration platforms across the industry, Guardian Life offers plan setup, eligibility updates, EOI application, and access to provider directories – all in real time.
“Guardian’s continued investment in innovative, technology-driven solutions reflects their commitment to providing modern benefits experiences for everyone,” said Shannon Goggin, CEO and co-founder of Noyo. “We are proud to partner with Guardian in delivering modern, intelligent benefits experiences at any scale.”
Noyo is the leading API platform powering the age of connected insurance. Founded by leaders in insurtech and API technology, Noyo is the connections gateway that enables modern, intelligent benefits experiences. Noyo’s complete, integrated infrastructure solution connects health insurance carriers, benefits platforms, and a growing ecosystem of innovators through a new industry standard for fast, accurate, and secure real-time data exchange. To learn more about Noyo's industry-leading platform that helps partners stay nimble and lead the next generation of insurance innovation.
Every day, Guardian provides Americans the security they deserve through our insurance and wealth management products and services. Since our founding in 1860, our long-term view has helped our customers prepare for whatever life brings whether starting a family, planning for the future or taking care of employees. Today, we're a Fortune 250 mutual company and a leading provider of life, disability, dental, and other benefits for individuals, at the workplace and through government sponsored programs. The Guardian community of over 9,000 employees and our network of over 2,500 financial representatives is committed to serving with expertise when, where and how our clients need us. Our commitments rest on a strong financial foundation, which at year-end 2019 included $9.3 billion in capital and $1.7 billion in operating income.
Cardinality.ai | December 08, 2021
Cardinality.ai, a data technology group helping government agencies achieve better outcomes through artificial intelligence (AI) solutions has acquired ClearCycle, based in Redmond WA, a proven Claims and Disbursement Management technology provider since 1983, for the Healthcare and Insurance industries, to expand its suite of SaaS solutions.
"The acquisition of ClearCycle will accelerate our mission of enabling government workers to deliver citizen services effectively. ClearCycle's depth of knowledge in claims, payments, disbursements, and compliance reporting with their track record of serving its clients in regulated industries will expedite the deployment of our ready-built solutions. In addition, we welcome the ClearCycle team, who will improve our ability to serve US Government agency clients and increase the scale of our US-based client success team."
- Thiag Loganathan, CEO of Cardinality.ai.
"Joining hands with the Cardinality team, we are excited about the possibilities of coupling our 20+ years of knowledge and subject matter expertise with Cardinality's modern software, built with configurable modules, cloud-based tech, a powerful AI assistant, and an intuitive interface, powered by a low-code platform"
- Ravi Nithyanandham, Chief Technology Officer of ClearCycle.
With decades of experience in complex healthcare claims, payments, disbursements, translation to different currencies with international funding requirements, and regulatory reporting, the ClearCycle acquisition improves Cardinality features, such as compliance tracking, Medicare and Medicaid reporting while ensuring payments are disbursed quickly, appropriately, and traced easily.
ClearCycle will continue to operate under that name and is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardinality.ai.
Cardinality helps government agencies achieve better social and economic outcomes through intuitive, AI cloud-based solutions. Founded in 2017 by four serial entrepreneurs and a team of data specialists, the company has one goal: impact a billion lives. And it's already on its way—Cardinality solutions are being used by multiple agencies in the states of Indiana and Maryland. Their suite of solutions is built specifically for workforce, health, and human services leveraging it's modern AI Case Management, CRM, ERP, RedBird AI and Low-Code platform, so that agencies can modernize existing systems up to 50% faster than other low-code platforms and 200% faster than custom or unproven solutions.
Sapiens | July 23, 2021
Sapiens International Corporation, a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, announced today a collaboration with Munich Re, one of the world's leading providers of reinsurance, primary insurance, and insurance-related risk solutions, to provide technology-led consultancy and services to enable primary insurers to serve better the commercial insurance market (small and medium-sized businesses).
The commercial insurance market in the United Kingdom is one of the fastest-growing insurance sectors in the country. However, until recently, this market has been underserved, with few insurance packages suited to the segment's specific demands and expectations. Sapiens and Munich Re will collaborate with insurers to help them better target and address this market promptly. The combined solution aims to provide insurers with a modular, scalable technology refresh that allows them to tailor services to the expanding SME sector and actively participate in the post-COVID-19 recovery period.
The Sapiens/Munich Re collaboration complements the recent rise in government-backed and retail banking SME support initiatives, such as backed-loan schemes, increased infrastructure spending, tax exemptions, and restart grants, which are fueling the recovery. According to aggregated Companies House registrations, over 200,000 new companies have been established in the UK this year, with the bulk centered on retail, business services, and construction. Because of the industry's push toward digital, coverage explanation, flexible offers, verified self-selection, and how commercial insurers adapt their customer journey are all important.
About Munich Re
Munich Re is a global leader in reinsurance, primary insurance, and insurance-related risk solutions. Munich Re has exceptional, innovative strength and is a key driver of the insurance industry's digital transformation. Munich Re is one of the world's most sought-after risk partners for businesses, institutions, and private individuals because of its tailor-made solutions and close connectivity to its clients.
Sapiens International Corporation enables insurers to succeed in an ever-changing industry. Sapiens provides digital software platforms, solutions, and services to the property and casualty, life, pension and annuity, reinsurance, financial and compliance, workers' comp, and financial sectors. Sapiens has over 35 years of expertise delivering to over 600 organizations worldwide, demonstrating a proven ability to fulfill clients' core systems, data, and digital requirements.