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  • UK's life insurance stress test targets 11 bulk annuity providers

    10 July 2024

    Prudential Regulation Authority consults on tests to be launched in 2025

  • UK matching adjustment benefit rises to £78bn

    09 July 2024

    More business for bulk annuity insurers, as interest rates dip

  • TNFD will influence L&G's business strategy, says group climate director

    28 June 2024

    UK life insurer and asset manager has signed as an early adopter to the TNFD

  • ASR eyes €8bn of Dutch PRT business in next four years

    27 June 2024

    Estimates 40pp increase in solvency ratio from measures including internal model

  • Zurich to acquire AIG's travel insurance business

    26 June 2024
  • PE and insurance: perception versus reality

    21 June 2024

    Private equity and alternative asset manager-owned life insurers have been accused of making risky investments and running opaque businesses intent on making a fast buck. The facts may not bear this out, as Sarfraz Thind reports in the first of a two-part article

  • IMF urges Dutch regulator to improve scrutiny of life insurers [UPDATED]

    20 June 2024

    High exposures to mortgage loans requires more stress testing

  • The end of the road for matching adjustment reforms

    18 June 2024

    The long journey to update the UK's version of the Solvency II matching adjustment is finally complete. Nick Ford summarises the implications of the changes and what's in store for life insurers

  • Liquidity management poll reveals reinsurance recoverable uncertainties

    12 June 2024

    Liquidity management strategies were discussed at Insurance Asset Risk EMEA 2024 event this week

  • Luxembourg's life insurers easily survive IMF's lapse rate stress test

    10 June 2024

    Sector has ample access to cash, liquid assets and reinsurance