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  • Scrutinise insurers' liquidity risk, IMF tells French regulator

    01 November 2019

    Analysis of a sample of SFCRs found no quantitative measures to address liquidity risk

  • French insurers urged to explain risk and solvency ratio calculations

    23 August 2019

    The ACPR’s 2018 annual report calls for improvement

  • French insurers make "good headway" for no-deal Brexit

    22 August 2019

    French regulator says most UK insurers with liabilities in France have Brexit continuity plans

  • French regulator puts equity charges top of Solvency II reforms

    17 July 2019

    Insurers, policyholders and economy would benefit from more equity investment, says Bernard Delas

  • French regulator highlights insurers' climate risk weaknesses

    11 April 2019

    The ACPR wants “true, forward-looking analysis”, among various improvements

  • Bernardino calls on insurers to “think big” and exploit single European market

    21 September 2018

    Policyholders miss the opportunities provided by EU convergence, Eiopa chief says

  • Supervisors inconsistent in monitoring climate risk

    14 August 2018

    Supervisors' varying levels of familiarity with climate risk requires the establishment of a global framework for measuring and managing those risks, according to the IAIS and the UN SIF.

  • Regulators seek new tech to probe insurers' quantitative reports

    20 November 2017

    But warn of unregulated value chains when insurers adopt insurtech

  • European supervisors change tack on negative interest rate risk

    20 September 2016

    Insurers are being asked to modify internal models as negative yields become the new normal, but the approach varies by country and company. Hugo Coelho reports

  • L'exception française?

    02 August 2016

    The French government is proposing to exempt supplementary pension products from Solvency II capital requirements, a seismic change that will give the sector much needed relief. Hugo Coelho reports