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Keeping control over deep learning models

How can insurers' model risk management frameworks cope with the introduction of deep learning models? Ronald Richman, Nicolai von Rummell and Mario Wüthrich explain

Eiopa proposes extensive reforms for Solvency II 2020 review

Over 878 pages, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority has put forward dozens of important reforms to the EU’s solvency regime. Christopher Cundy summarises the main issues and shares his opinion on the potential impacts

InsureTech Connect: What happens in Vegas?

Insurers piled into the Nevada desert last month to meet their technological future at the InsureTech Connect event. It all points to the inviolable certainty that insurtech is no longer just a buzzword. Sarfraz Thind reports

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The technology trends in risk and capital management

As re/insurers look to implement IFRS 17, manage cyber risk and drive modelling efficiencies, software vendors are gearing up to respond. Cloud and process automation solutions also figure highly in this year's InsuranceERM Technology Guide, introduced by Ronan McCaughey

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Aon: Improving the modelling process

Actuaries face many modelling challenges in today’s fast-changing insurance landscape. But Aon’s ReMetrica platform can help them, says Paul Maitland, the provider’s head of risk software

Conning: Opportunities amid the challenges

Increasing challenges for re/insurers also brings opportunities for the sector, according to Dan MacKenzie, software product manager and a managing director at Conning

FIS: Unlocking IFRS 17 and LDTI

Martin Sarjeant, head of insurance risk solutions management and strategy at FIS, reviews the challenges posed by the new IFRS 17 accounting standard and its US counterpart, long-duration targeted improvements (LDTI)

Milliman: Radical change ahead

Pat Renzi, a principal at Milliman focusing on technology solutions, explains how IFRS 17 and the US long-duration targeted improvements (LDTI) accounting change are driving technology investment

 

SFCR

2300 new SFCR 2019 reports now available in Insurance Risk Data including: Aviva Group; Just Group; Quilter Group; Scottish Widows; Wesleyan Group; Triglav Group; Direct Line Insurance Group; BGV Konzer;, Groupe Coface; Gjensidige Insurance Group; Legal & General Group; HDI Gruppe (Talanx); CNP Assurances Group; Generali Group; Allianz Group; RSA Insurance Group; Munich Re Group and many more

In the Spotlight: Gefion Insurance

The Danish motor insurer is latest to require remedial action by regulator Finanstilsynet after deficiencies were identified in its capital and risk management practices. David Walker reports

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Focus on the USA

Long-term care insurance warning for US market

A recent report on GE Capital's long-term care insurance (LTCI) exposure has triggered market concerns, with Fitch Ratings arguing LTCI products are among the riskiest marketed by US life insurers. Sarfraz Thind explains

Climate risk in the US: time to stand up

Trenchant politics, vested interests, short-term thinking ... tackling climate change in the US is an uphill battle. Washington insurance commissioner Mike Kreidler tells Sarfraz Thind about the difficulties of standing up to the status quo

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How insurers are thinking about sustainability - part 2

In the second part of this two-part feature, Christopher Cundy and Paul Walsh ask seven primary insurers about their approach to climate change, who has responsibility for sustainability and how to measure improvements

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