Archive

  • Zurich cuts capital intensity in $20bn German back-book sale

    24 June 2022

    Viridium says Zurich Deutscher Herold deal adds €21bn of assets

  • Italian regulator launches machine learning investigation

    13 June 2022
  • Generali CEO "realistic" about insurance sector's future societal role

    02 June 2022

    Philippe Donnet said the insurance industry is at a crossroads how to address societal challenges

  • Bigger does not mean better for insurers

    02 June 2022

    Expanding an insurance business in good times typically meant growing profits. In today's tougher economic environment, Europe's largest insurers are being much more prudent about spending capital, and are only considering very careful expansion, as David Walker writes

  • Full complexity of Europe's insurance groups revealed

    31 May 2022

    Despite Amanda Blanc's simplification drive, Aviva remains the UK's most complex insurer

  • Russian-Ukrainian exposure at Europe's insurers revealed

    30 May 2022

    Insurance Risk Data finds Allianz takes top spot for number of stakes in war-zone businesses

  • Russian investment impairments send Generali's quarterly earnings down 9%

    19 May 2022

    Exposures span equity stakes to fixed income to index-linked products

  • Generali earns Moody's upgrade despite growing governance risk

    09 May 2022

    Lower exposure to Italian debt cited in rating agency's reasoning

  • Insurers begin long countdown to net zero

    21 April 2022

    Some of the world's biggest insurers have joined the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance. Thomas Cox examines the challenges facing the insurance group, and how it can help tackle climate risk

  • Generali sacks proposed CEO challenger ahead of key leadership vote

    29 March 2022

    Luciano Cirinà had been put forward to replace Philippe Donnet