Avo receives additional HKD260m funding from shareholders, demonstrating growth and investor confidence
Date Publish: 2021-10-26
Avo Insurance Company Limited (Avo), Hong Kong's first virtual general insurance company, has announced its additional round of capital injection of HKD260 million on 17 October 2021. This investment will accelerate Avo's product development and enhance its insurtech capabilities as a key player in the Hong Kong insurance market.
Q&A with Mess Desk for the Avo x Messy Desk collaboration
Date Publish: 2021-08-30
Jane Lee, also known as Messy Desk or Mei Mei, is great with colours. Inspired by the French-Belgian Bande Dessinée comic series, this local illustrator and comic artist has a flair for using sharp and contrasting visuals, which became her signature. We’re honoured to have Jane with us for our Avo x Messy Desk collaboration at Tung Street in Sheung Wan.
Your COVID19 close-contact quarantine camp guide
Date Publish: 2021-05-20
Anyone directly in contact with a COVID-19-infected person is subjected to quarantine in one of the designated camps. So it helps to think about what you should bring with you and be prepared for not returning home for 14 days.
All you need to know about the COVID travel bubble (Updated 26 May)
Date Publish: 2021-04-27
Flights may be partially resuming for travellers. Here’s what you need to know now.
With Avo eWallet Protection mini, you don’t have to worry about losing your Octopus anymore!
Date Publish: 2021-01-04
Octopus Card "Loss and Misuse" Protection is the first of its kind, exclusively for customers covered under Avo eWallet Protection mini.
FAQ for Avo Travel Protection - Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia
Date Publish: 2020-11-22
On 30th January 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan, China a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The related situation has urged WHO to set travel advices for certain cities, areas and countries. Therefore, we would treat any claims arising from Novel ...
Learn more about Multi-purpose Stored Value Facilities!
Date Publish: 2020-09-22
According to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), multi-purpose SVFs can be classified into physical ones (e.g. prepaid cards) and non-physical ones (e.g. e-wallets). Physical ones are prepaid cards issued by licensed SVFs, and electronic ones are non-physical wallets operating in the form of a network.
Hey there! It’s the start of a brand new month!
Date Publish: 2020-07-06
We had an eventful June, wondering what you’ve missed?
Avo Insurance and Two Sigma Announce Insurtech Investment and Partnership in Hong Kong
Date Publish: 2020-04-07
Avo Insurance (Avo), the first-of-its-kind virtual provider of general insurance in Hong Kong, announces its partnership with Two Sigma, the New York-based firm known for the use of artificial intelligence, machine learning and data science in financial services.