IFRS 17: still waiting for disclosures

The IFRS 17 accounting standard is due to be implemented in five months' time, but many insurers are leaving it until the eleventh hour to reveal what impact the transition will have on their financial metrics. Christopher Cundy and Paul Walsh report


Seven re/insurers to join UN's Net-Zero Insurance Alliance

Environmentalists request immediate change to fossil fuels for NZIA project to be credible


Natcat risk pool limits Storebrand's landslide losses

Norwegian insurer reports double-digit rise in premiums during 2020


Reserving for disability claims dents Q1 result at Storebrand

Group scraps dividend and hikes prices to soften impact


Storebrand profits dip despite savings growth

Higher claims on disability and critical illness products hit insurance segment


Storebrand's capital release plans await clarity on Solvency II review

Optimisation of lapse risk reinsurance programme boosts solvency ratio


A capital management toolkit for life re/insurers

Paul Fulcher and Luca Tres describe the pros and cons of 10 techniques and solutions available to European life insurers under Solvency II to help manage capital


Storebrand plans early capital release from run-off back-book

Solvency II coverage hits highest level in 2018


19 May will be D-Day for insurers' Solvency II reporting

Europe's underwriters delaying publishing documents until last minute


Storebrand reveals expected impact of UFR change

Ultimate forward rate of 3.65% will erode Solvency II ratio