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Ambiental’s FloodScore™ Climate data suite now available via the award-winning WhenFresh API.

12th November 2021

London, 12 November 2021: As the COP26 summit in Glasgow draws to a close, property data specialists WhenFresh have announced a major extension to their climate change offering by making Ambiental’s FloodScore™ Climate data suite available via its award-winning API. Ambiental’s FloodScore™ Climate enables the (re)insurance and banking sector to respond to the Bank of […]

Instech London podcast featuring WhenFresh CEO Mark Cunningham

1st November 2021

This podcast features highlights and key insights from the recent Instech London property risk event at The Steel Yard in London. ‘Property Risk – What’s New and What Works?’ brought together experts in flood forecasting, digital twins, rebuild costs, remote assessment and more, to discuss new data and analytics solutions that are helping insurers understand […]

WhenFresh features in FinTech Global’s INSURTECH100 2021

26th October 2021

The full FinTech Global INSURTECH100 2021 has just been released – featuring WhenFresh The FinTech Global INSURTECH100 is an annual list of 100 of the world’s most innovative InsurTech companies selected by a panel of industry experts and analysts and is described as the top 100 companies every leader in the insurance industry needs to […]

WhenFresh scoops “Data Enabling Solution of the Year” at DataIQ Awards 2021

1st October 2021

Congratulations to all DataIQ Awards 2021 winners & finalists! The team here at WhenFresh are enormously pleased and proud to have won the Data Enabling Solution of the Year at the prestigious DataIQ Awards 2021! The great and the good of the data industry dusted down their long-unused black ties and posh frocks for the […]

WhenFresh awarded high rank in prestigious Insurtech Insights Future50

27th September 2021

The full Future50 Europe report is now available for download Selected from thousands of contenders, WhenFresh are proud to have been selected as one of the Insurtech Insights and Sønr Future50 Europe – the industry’s definitive ranking of the insurtechs shaping the insurance landscape. This award is a culmination of months of work by Insurtech […]

WhenFresh partners with Bluesky to give Insurers & Mortgage Lenders easy access to National Tree Map™ data

6th August 2021

London, 6 August 2021: WhenFresh has teamed up with tree mapping specialists Bluesky to make its National Tree Map™ (NTM™) data available to insurers and other Big Data users, via the UK’s property ‘Data Supermarket’, the WhenFresh API, to address one of UK residential properties’ most significant risks. For insurers and mortgage lenders, the proximity […]

WhenFresh named as finalists for prestigious DataIQ Awards 2021

29th July 2021

DATA ENABLING SOLUTION OF THE YEAR. The team here are delighted that WhenFresh has been shortlisted for the prestigious DataIQ Awards 2021 Innovation stream, as 1 of 5 finalists for the DATA ENABLING SOLUTION OF THE YEAR award. Our entry relates specifically to the WhenFresh API “Residential Property Data Supermarket” and the automated decisioning solutions […]

WhenFresh co-Founder Mark Cunningham discusses advances in property data and automated decisioning for lenders & insurers, with Dock9/MagiClick UK CEO Mark Lusted.

20th July 2021

Now part of the MagiClick family, Dock9 is a leading digital solutions agency for the financial services sector, building next generation digital products exclusively for visionary financial services brands. Dock9 CEO Mark Lusted hosts their insightful Tech Talks series and for Episode 17 (July 2021) interviewed WhenFresh CEO & co-Founder Mark Cunningham, discussing about advances […]

Faster mortgage broker searches now a reality as Twenty7Tec integrates WhenFresh property data and valuation range into CloudTwenty7

18th May 2021

Leading mortgage technology provider Twenty7Tec today announces that it has integrated with WhenFresh, the UK’s leading provider of residential property data, enabling users of CloudTwenty7 to access property attribute data and valuations as part of the mortgage sourcing journey. WhenFresh brings together over 200 proprietary, private and public datasets in one place to form the […]

Try the new WhenFresh MINI-DEMO

11th May 2021

WhenFresh are the UK’s leading suppliers of Residential Property data to the Financial Service, Property, Utility and Public Sectors. 8 of the UK’s top 10 banks, many leading insurers, the Bank of England, insurtechs such as Uinsure and Hiro, fintech’s such as MQube and many more use WhenFresh data to “power” their mortgage decisioning, property […]

Download InsTech London’s new report: “Location Intelligence 2021 – the Companies to Watch: Where, What & How Risky?”

8th April 2021

This insightful new report, published in April 2021 by Instech London, offers a comprehensive look at the technology helping insurers identify and manage risk, plus profiles of more than 50 companies that are leading the way in the provision of location intelligence – including WhenFresh. Matthew Grant, co-founder of InsTech London, also hosted the launch […]

Tech start-up Hiro partners with WhenFresh to offer home insurance quotes in just 60 seconds.

31st March 2021

Hiro, a tech start-up that is aiming to be the most technologically-advanced home insurer in the world, has partnered with award-winning residential property data provider WhenFresh to offer customers insurance quotes in just 4-6 questions and 60 seconds or less. Hiro’s app-based home insurance, which has just launched in the UK, is aimed at tech-savvy […]

New COPI address-level Air Pollution dataset available for commercial usage via WhenFresh.

22nd March 2021

The UK’s first ever address-level air pollution dataset was launched by the Central Office of Public Interest (COPI) on 17th March 2021, making available unique new Air Quality Reports for every address in the UK. As widely reported by The Times, BBC and other major news outlets in recent days, these Air Quality Reports are […]

WhenFresh partners with Ambiental to extend reach of flood data to UK Insurers

4th February 2021

As Storm Christoph has just reminded us once again, accurate and predictive flood data has never been so important to UK Home Insurers. It is timely news therefore that WhenFresh has partnered with leading flood risk specialists Ambiental Risk Analytics (Ambiental) to make its flood data available via the UK’s property ‘Data Supermarket’, the WhenFresh […]

The Data Supermarket and it’s Master Chefs

15th November 2020

A great interview by Matthew Grant of the excellent Instech London, with WhenFresh co-founder Mark Cunningham. Key talking points include: > Why insurers should embrace pre-fill> Getting trusted data during Covid-19> Identifying new sources and partners> Moral hazards and customer experience> The hidden costs in property valuations> Why “WhenFresh” rather than “ArtificialElephant” Please listen to […]

Survey-Less Property Valuations, Backed by Insurance.

22nd July 2020

The ground-breaking VERIFY IVM (Insured Valuation Model) enables UK mortgage lenders to obtain an instant, accurate valuation for virtually any UK residential property, with no need for a physical survey – and, uniquely, the valuation is backed by AA-rated insurance. The VERIFY IVM is the result of a collaboration between UK residential property data experts WhenFresh and CLS, one […]

WhenFresh featured in May 2020 Bank of England Monetary Policy Report

7th May 2020

The Bank of England published its new Monetary Policy Report on 7th May 2020 – supported by WhenFresh data. WhenFresh have worked with the Bank of England (BoE) for many years our data and analytics have featured in BoE research & White Papers on several previous occasions. However, in the face of the lock-down due […]

Virtually Business as Normal for WhenFresh

1st April 2020

Firstly, the WhenFresh team would like to wish that you and yours stay safe and well in these challenging times. While we are in uncharted waters, we are pleased to report that at WhenFresh, as a 100% digital data organisation, we are not far off ‘business as usual’. The nature of our business has meant […]

M:Qube set to launch “mortgages in minutes, not weeks”

12th February 2020

07 Feb 2020: Joanne Atkin of Mortgage Strategy Gazette reports on why M:Qube is different… M:Qube is about to launch into the mortgage market but it is no ordinary lender – it’s a fintech business first and a mortgage lender second… … Tony Connell, chief product officer, with a tech background at FICO, Visa Europe, Experian […]

Fusion Data Science now on the WhenFresh API

10th January 2020

WhenFresh are delighted to announce that UK-wide LIDAR data from Fusion Data Science is now available via the WhenFresh API – the one stop “data supermarket” for residential property attribute, risk, perils, environmental and geospatial data. Fusion Data Science’s modular datasets provide highly accurate & current geospatial property measurements for a variety of Financial Service […]

WhenFresh scoops Gold at Insurance Times Awards 2019

26th November 2019

Friday November 22nd 2019 saw the prestigious Insurance Times Awards event at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with WhenFresh beating 6 other finalists to scoop Gold in the ‘Excellence in Technology – Service Provider’ category. WhenFresh CEO & co-Founder Mark Cunningham (proudly sporting his Movember moustache!) was delighted to receive this coveted award from Richard Beaven, […]

WhenFresh named in Intelligent Insurer’s “HOT 100 InsurTechs”

12th November 2019

November 2019 – London:  Leading insurance industry media outlet Intelligent Insurer has just announced its global Hot 100 InsurTechs, with WhenFresh named alongside other industry disrupters such as Flock, Instanda, Lemonade, Neos, Previsico and Trov. “We’ve been enjoying a good deal of media attention since launching the WhenFresh API ‘Data Supermarket’ direct to the UK […]

Insurance Times: Is ‘no-questions-asked’ insurance the way forward?

9th October 2019

With one-third of customers giving up on lengthy question sets, will insurtech powered zero-questions-asked insurance quotes revolutionise the process? Click here to read the full article – or here to visit the Insurance Times website.  

WhenFresh sponsors InsTech London

8th October 2019

InsTech London describes itself as the The Insurance Technology Innovation Community and runs regular, inexpensive evening events at the Steelyard venue in the City of London – and we’re delighted to announce that WhenFresh have become one of the organisations newest sponsors.InsTech London is jointly run by InsurTech influencers & thought-leaders Paolo Cuomo, Robin Merttens & […]

Insurance Times: Has the insurtech conversation moved from disruption to collaboration?

7th October 2019

The Insurance Times features insurance & insurtech thought-leaders from WhenFresh, Willis Re, Davies Group, BDO, Previsico and Axis Digital Ventures in this intriguing piece.  Read the full feature here (reproduced by kind courtesy of Insurance Times) or login to your Insurance Times account here.

Modern Insurance Magazine – Industry Innovators Interview with Mark Cunningham, WhenFresh Director & Co-Founder.

24th September 2019

“The truth is that a good number of insurers, banks and other big data users have been using WhenFresh data for years, but we’ve often been the ‘secret ingredient’ in a wider solution…” Click here to read the full feature, or here to visit Modern Insurance Magazine and read Issue 40 online.

WhenFresh announced as Finalists for Insurance Times Awards 2019

10th September 2019

The Insurance Times have just released the shortlists for its coveted annual Awards – and WhenFresh are delighted to have been announced as finalists in the Excellence in Technology category. The WhenFresh API is is the accessible “data supermarket” for residential UK home insurers and provides instant access to hundreds of attribute, risk, perils, environmental, […]

Video of the 1st WhenFresh Breakfast Briefing

4th September 2019

9am-11.30am, 25th June 2019 – WhenFresh/CLS Data offices, St Pauls, London WhenFresh hosted its first Breakfast Briefing event for Insurers, supported by key data partners: Zoopla, Airbus, CLS Data, BlueSky, Fusion Data Science, Cranfield and Terrafirma – to discuss how to reduce residential home insurance quote forms to one simple question: “What is the address?”

Big data can offer accurate insurance quotes ‘from one question’, says WhenFresh

10th July 2019

  It’s not possible to get a high level of accuracy for property insurance from the question ‘what’s the address?’ … Or is it? A team that has brought a multitude of big data sources together in what it has called a “data supermarket” suggests that it is. At its recent big data briefing, insurtech firm […]

UK-Wide Building & Title Extent now available from WhenFresh

12th June 2019

The WhenFresh API is the “One Stop Data Shop” for UK Residential Property & Insurance data and, along with 200+ other property-level variables, we’re pleased to announce that both Building Title & Property Title Extent are now available. So, rather than relying on estimating the “footprint” of a given building from numbers of rooms and […]

Join WhenFresh + a panel of key data partners in London on 25th June for a free Breakfast Briefing

10th June 2019

Are you a home insurance marketing, data or innovation specialist?  Then please claim your free ticket for the WhenFresh event on the morning of Tuesday 25th June 2019 near St Pauls, London. Reduce Home Insurance quote forms to just one question: “What is the address?” You’ll hear from – and meet – senior speakers from many […]

WhenFresh opens doors direct to Insurance Sector

1st February 2019

Market-leading Data as a Service (DaaS) InsurTech WhenFresh today announced a major move direct into the Insurance sector following successful series A funding. WhenFresh leads DaaS in other sectors, including Financial Services, Utilities, and Property. Bringing data together from over 200 private and public UK data sources into one place, WhenFresh offers a live, verified, […]

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WhenFresh Appoints Specialist PR agency NextGen Communications

8th January 2019

WhenFresh is delighted to announce the appointment of specialist Insurance, Insurtech & FinTech PR agency NextGen Communications. David Morley, WhenFresh Director of Marketing & Business Development states “Many of the UK’s major Financial Service & Insurance businesses have become major users of WhenFresh data and services in recent years – but without necessarily knowing it, […]

Try the new WhenFresh API for yourself

25th November 2018

The new WhenFresh API “One-Stop Data Shop” for Insurance Prefill, Risk, Pricing, Claims Management and other applications is now available on a SELF-SERVICE basis at https://my.api.whenfresh.com Here you can browse the current data catalogue, try out the Prefill demo, view technical documentation and set up an account (with just a name, email and self-created password) […]

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InsurTech News Q&A with WhenFresh co-Founder Mark Cunningham

21st September 2018

InsurTech News Q&A Feature with WhenFresh CEO and co-Founder Mark Cunningham, regarding BehindTheBricks, the new “One-Stop Data Shop” for UK Home Insurers: “… In a sentence – you can take ANY form used in the insurance sign-up process or in the aggregator space and reduce the entire onboarding process around the property to one question: Which address […]

Whenfresh launches ‘Home Insurance Prefill’ to help insurers increase conversions & reduce acquisition costs.

1st August 2018

WhenFresh has created the next in a series of groundbreaking data products for the Insurance sector.  Home Insurance Prefill does what it says on the tin, providing 7 key data variables for each of the 29.7m residential properties in the UK. Home Insurance Prefill includes number of Bedrooms, Bathrooms & Reception rooms; When Built; Roof Type; […]

Insurers – Reduce your lengthy application forms to 1 simple question!

18th July 2018

“What is the address of the property you would like to insure?” Yes, that’s it. WhenFresh has built the ultimate “one-stop data shop” for the UK Home Insurance industry, bringing over 200 private and public data-feeds in one place (including Zoopla, Prime Location, uSwitch, CLS, Bluesky, Future Climate Index, Property Assured… and many more).   The […]

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WhenFresh BehindTheBricks API is the new black…

4th June 2018

BehindTheBricks, the new API from WhenFresh, gives insurers access to over 2 billion UK property-specific data items to pre-fill insurance application forms & reduce abandonment. WhenFresh Ltd, a leading provider of data-driven marketing services to large Insurance, Financial, Property & Retail organisations, launches the ground-breaking BehindTheBricks API(www.BehindTheBricksAPI.com). BehindTheBricks provides insurers and comparison sites/aggregators with real-time […]

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New WhenFresh BehindTheBricks API website goes live

4th February 2018

WhenFresh is delighted to announce the launch of the BehindTheBricks API website. The site will give users an overview of the tool, and how it can help them access property information from across the UK. Visit the website today by going to www.behindthebricksapi.com.

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DaaS firm WhenFresh closes £3m Series A funding round, led by CLS…

2nd March 2017

London-based DaaS firm WhenFresh has announced the closure of a £3m Series A round. The round, fully subscribed by CLS Data Limited (part of the CLS Group), also drew support from a series of undisclosed investors from the InsurTech and FinTech sectors. Co-founded by Alan Dean and Mark Cunningham, WhenFresh uses predictive customer analysis to help firms […]

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