What is Joshu? Accelerate with a self-service tool for insurance product development teams
- Get going in a matter of weeks with our affordable, self-contained, web-based platform
- Create and launch digital insurance products yourself using your Excel rater and Word documents, no tech handoff required
- Automatically deliver modern, seamless apply-quote-bind portals or APIs for both customers and internal underwriting teams
Why Joshu? Reduce time to market, and remove tech dependencies for true speed & flexibility
- Open up new channels of distribution with broker or direct stores, or APIs that come with Joshu right out of the box
- Launch new products, updates, and experiments in a matter of hours without waiting for tech resources
- Track performance and export data to generate insights and respond to changing market conditions
Return on investment What impact will Joshu have?
- Grow your top line Gain exposure to a broader market and increase hit ratios with faster quotes
- Decrease expense & loss ratios Enable higher volumes with the same manpower, and iterate quickly to respond to changing conditions
- Decrease fixed costs Fewer stakeholders & meetings, less waiting for other teams, less outside costs
- Improve customer experience A seamless on-demand, self-service experience at any time, on any device
How it works What does Joshu offer?
Insurance product development
Create working digital insurance products and stores in Joshu Builder, without depending on IT or external tech partners
Joshu Stores are ready-made broker or direct portals (backed with a real-time API) to apply, quote, and bind
Automate everything, or send submissions to the Underwriter Desk to manage quotes, publish binders, and issue policies
Our team We are technology experts with industry experience
- Our team has experience developing successful digital solutions for commercial insurance
- As product design and software development experts, we can help you transition to digital quickly
- Meet the Team
Get started Book a demo now and see your first product live in a matter of weeks
- Want a customized demo? Send us a sample rater file and we’ll create a proof-of-concept demo with your product
- An affordable, ongoing volume-based subscription means we’re successful when you’re successful
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From the Joshu Blog
November 2021 Build fast. Distribute faster.
Joshu stores are where the distribution magic happens. Stores are online portals (each backed with a real-time API) to seamlessly apply, quote, and bind.
September 2021 Meet your digital insurance product studio
Meet your digital insurance product studio
With Joshu Builder™ you'll be able to set up almost any kind of product you can imagine.
July 2021 An introduction to Joshu
Joshu enables insurance product owners to create insurance products for digital distribution. Do you want to create new products faster than ever...
April 2021 The Pressure to Digitize
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) recently published their State of Insurtech report for 2020. Looking back at the impact of the pandemic...
Joshu News & Events
March 25, 2022 Meet us at GIS
Visit us in Des Moines, Iowa April 19-21 for the GIS conference.
March 15, 2022 Meet us at Target Markets Mid-Year
Visit booth 16 in Boston May 2–4 for the Target Markets Mid-Year conference.
January 7, 2022 Meet the insurtech: Joshu
The insurance website dig-in.com has a quick introduction to Joshu in their “Meet the insurtech” series.
October 14, 2021 Ready to accelerate
We are excited to announce that we’ve been selected for the 2021 cohort of the InsurTechNY Accelerator Program.
The master said, “Simply remake what has gone by and work with what comes. If you do not remake, you are stuck.”
— Sayings of Zen master Joshu (778–897)