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Los Angeles-based insurtech platform Counterpart has raised $30 million in new funding through a Series B round led by Dubai-based venture firm Vy Capital, Counterpart announced Tuesday.

Chicago-based Valor Equity Partners and Silicon Valley-based Felicis Ventures also invested in the round, which brings the L.A.-based startup’s total funding to $40 million.

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A new kind of travel insurance for climate change announced a $4 million raise.

When climate scientist Nick Cavanaugh lived in Seattle, he was blessed with a geography that gave way to beautiful running trails, arduous hikes, and snow-powdered hills that lended itself to snowboarding and skiing. Weekend outdoor activities were only a stone’s throw away, but were also so heavily dependent on the weather.

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The insurance business is having a moment as new technology and big data disrupt the space. Martha Notaras is placing her bets in fintech and insurtech companies.

Notaras is a managing partner at Brewer Lane and an investor in Lemonade, Ladder Life and similar companies that bring the insurance industry into the digital world. She joined this episode of the LA Venture podcast to talk about the future of insurance.

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