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Volt announces new insurance collaboration with bike insurance firm Laka

British e-bike brand Volt has announced a new insurance collaboration with Laka, to provide its riders with access to the bike insurance firm’s collective scheme. The partnership will be celebrated with an exclusive 30-day free bicycle insurance trial, available online to all Volt riders. Volt said this collaboration is another …

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Laka launches in Germany with Cyklaer and Porsche Ventures

Laka has launched in Germany following new funding from Porsche Ventures, the venture capital unit of Porsche AG. German launch partner, Porsche Digital’s brand Cyklaer, has teamed up with the Insurtech to offer integrated digital insurance products. Laka’s founder and CEO Tobias Taupitz, said: “I’m excited to go back to …

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Bicycle insurance company Laka receives investment from Porsche Ventures

Laka has secured additional funding from Porsche Ventures, the venture capital unit of Porsche AG. This brings its Series A, led by Autotech Ventures and followed by Ponooc, a Dutch sustainable mobility investor with close ties to Pon, and ABN AMRO, to $13.5 million. Laka said it will use the …

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Bicycle insurance company Laka now working with Dockr

Bicycle insurance company Laka has announced that it is now working with cargo bike subscription giant Dockr. As part of their Dockr subscription, thousands of Dockr clients in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands can now benefit from Laka’s insurance and fleet management system. Laka and Dockr both bring a modern …

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Bike insurance company Laka partners with Decathlon to deter thieves with new connected tech solution

Bicycle insurance company Laka has partnered with sports retailer Decathlon to provide a tech-driven insurance offering for customers. The announcement follows Laka’s recent $12million Series A funding round that will help accelerate growth and further build its tech capabilities, with a focus on introducing deeper API and e-commerce integration options …

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Laka raises $12 million Series A round to expand across Europe

Laka has raised a $12 million Series A round. The round was led by US mobility investor Autotech Ventures with participation from sustainable mobility and energy fund Ponooc, a Dutch sustainable mobility investor with close ties to Pon, alongside ABN AMRO Ventures of European bank ABN AMRO. Existing investors including …

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Raleigh, Lapierre and Haibike partner with Laka

Raleigh, Lapierre and Haibike have partnered with cycle insurance company Laka. The partnership will see Laka provide insurance cover for all of Raleigh, Lapierre and Haibike’s individual bike offerings. So whether a daily commuter or e-bike enthusiast, Laka’s insurance offering will provide ‘transparent and hassle-free cover’ from £5 per month. …

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Laka now providing last-mile delivery companies with tailored commercial rider cover

Laka is now providing last-mile delivery companies with tailored commercial rider cover. Its commercial client list includes Randstad, EAV, Zapp, Urb-it, Jiffy, Dash, Foodstuff and Santis Global. “It has recognised that the same attributes that have made its consumer insurance proposition so compelling, are just as relevant for the commercial …

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Endurance Zone Rewards partners with Laka to bring UK premium members £2 million personal liability cover

Endurance Zone Rewards and Laka are joining forces to provide £2 million of liability as well as legal insurance to all Endurance Zone UK premium members for no additional cost. “At Laka, we take pride in providing collective-driven cycle insurance to all cyclists,” said Tobias Taupitz, CEO of Laka. “Partnering …

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Elinor Barker MBE becomes Laka ambassador

Laka has announced Elinor Barker MBE as an ambassador. Barker, who currently rides for Laka sponsored team Tekkerz, won gold at Rio 2016 in the team pursuit with Team GB alongside Katie Archibald, Laura Kenny and Joanna Rowsell-Shand, having also taken five world titles and gold at the Commonwealth Games …

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