• Has IFRS 17 improved comparability and consistency? The jury is still out

    16 April 2024

    After more than two decades' work on IFRS 17, the industry is still unsure if the accounting standard has made things better. Joshua Geer reports

  • IFRS 17 Conference 2024: early bird ends on Friday

    12 February 2024

    The early bird for InsuranceERM's 'The Future of Financial Reporting for Insurers: IFRS 17 and Beyond' will end this Friday, so register now to save 20%. InsuranceERM subscribers receive a further 40% discount.

  • Tighter equity capital rules from 2026 will cull Indonesia's insurers, Fitch expects

    07 February 2024

    Higher requirements are being implemented in 2026 and 2028

  • Solvency UK reforms unlikely to alter credit investors' view on insurers

    26 January 2024

    Phoenix Group's Rakesh Thakrar described the reforms as a "correction" of previous rules

  • Fitch calls peak on reinsurance margins as early signs of softer markets emerge

    25 January 2024

    Rating agency says most price rises are in line with claims inflation

  • Fitch revises financial ratio definitions for IFRS 17 and LDTI

    12 January 2024

    Rating agency clarifies treatment of shareholders' equity, premium revenues and combined ratios

  • KCC estimates Japan earthquake insured losses at $6.4bn

    05 January 2024

    AM Best has said it expects the event to have a limited credit ratings impact for major domestic non-life insurers

  • UK life sector set for boost in 2024 from PRT growth

    04 January 2024

    Elsewhere in Europe, Fitch Ratings says life insurance sector outlooks are neutral

  • South Korea's insurers to assess strategies following K-ICS implementation

    01 September 2023

    Less than half of firms using transitional measures to ease introduction of capital rules

  • German life market faces decline in new business

    30 August 2023