• Contingent capital "shows promise" as cushion for stressed firms

    14 February 2013

    CAS paper provides pricing and valuation models

  • Insurers must be freed to invest for the long term - G30

    13 February 2013

    Think-tank says regulation has deterred long-term investing

  • Axa draws up ESG framework for sovereign debt

    12 February 2013

    Environmental, social and governance indicators linked to bond performance

  • URS adds cloud capability to Risk Explorer

    12 February 2013

    Seven-hour model run times reduced to five minutes

  • ICAS+ could be more onerous than running two models

    06 February 2013

    Towers Watson outlines pros and cons of UK's plan for use of Solvency II internal models

  • Munich Re reports €3.2bn profit despite Sandy loss

    05 February 2013

    Reinsurer plans to raise its annual dividend to €7

  • Pushing forward on principles-based reserving

    31 January 2013

    US life insurers may soon be setting their reserves according to principles devised by the NAIC. In a Q&A with InsuranceERM, Julie McPeak, Tennessee insurance commissioner, explains the path ahead

  • Insurers should fight against G-SII plans, says Aviva

    31 January 2013

    Trevor Matthews is latest to weigh in on IAIS risky insurer designation debate

  • Insurers' investment strategies at stake in LTG proposals

    30 January 2013

    Industry should take opportunity to give feedback, says Towers Watson

  • Searching for the right proxy approaches to life

    29 January 2013

    Care has to be taken in using replicating portfolio techniques, least-squares Monte Carlo approaches and curve fitting for estimating the risk capital of a life insurer, as Tigran Kalberer and Zeljko Strkalj explain