• The mixed picture for life backbook deals in Europe

    24 June 2024

    While life backbook consolidation in Germany seems to have stalled, in Spain it's a more a case of 'full steam ahead', David Walker finds

  • PE ownership can sometimes benefit insurers' credit standing, Fitch says

    15 February 2024

    Effect of private financiers' involvement depends on their strategy, rating agency adds

  • Moody's predicts German life consolidation to slow after Zurich-Viridium deal is cancelled

    01 February 2024

    Christian Badorff says that even the perception of BaFin rejecting PE-backed deals could decelerate activity

  • BaFin's PE-ownership concerns nixed Viridium-Zurich deal

    30 January 2024

    Insurer says it remains committed to finding a solution for legacy portfolio sale

  • Cinven considering Viridium sale, buys Eurovita debt

    04 October 2023

    Moves follow departure of private equity firm's insurance partner

  • Eurovita to be rescued by five insurers and banks

    03 July 2023

    Generali Italia, Intesa Sanpaolo Vita, Poste Vita, Unipol and Allianz to run operation holding policies

  • Italian regulator takes charge of Eurovita

    31 March 2023

    Policyholder suspensions extended for three months

  • Italy's Eurovita suspends another debt payment

    27 March 2023
  • Fitch warns about Italian insurers' bank capital calls

    03 March 2023

    Several banks and insurers considering bolstering Eurovita capital

  • Cinven pumps €100m into struggling Eurovita

    22 February 2023