Archive

  • 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

  • Consolidated results: how Medvida Partners completes deals in a tough environment

    17 June 2024

    Europe's life insurance consolidators are under close scrutiny by regulators, but Antonio Trueba tells David Walker how his firm has cleared the hurdles - and why the market is set to thrive

  • ABI's Yvonne Braun honoured in King's Birthday Honours list

    17 June 2024
  • Insurers not always honest in rate filing process, says California commissioner Lara

    10 June 2024

    Regulator is aiming to rebuild trust with insurers and solve insurance crisis

  • Southern German floods likely to cost insurers €2bn, says GDV

    10 June 2024

    June inundations in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg bring major losses

  • Broadstone looks to build on OAC's legacy in actuarial consulting

    04 June 2024

    Acquisition of credit risk consultancy Vestigo is latest move for fast-growing firm

  • PCAF hits 23 members as three more insurers join carbon accounting group

    30 May 2024

    Eight of the members have made a GHG disclosure

  • Life ILS markets feel the heat from high rates

    29 May 2024

    It has been a tough period for the life insurance-linked securities (ILS) market, afflicted by higher interest rates and unexpected losses. But participants are hopeful of a revival, as Christopher Cundy reports

  • NAIC Forum: drop the term social inflation - call it legal abuse

    16 May 2024

    More cohesion is needed to tackle tort system and geopolitical risk, say speakers at the international insurance conference

  • Climate voted top risk for US insurers

    16 May 2024

    NAIC international forum focuses heavily on climate impact on industry