Archive

  • UK adds M&G and Phoenix to list of IAIGs

    17 January 2023
  • Insurers welcome UK government's Net Zero Review

    13 January 2023

    Aviva CEO urges government to "act swiftly" on the review's recommendations

  • Regulators consider capital for climate risk

    15 December 2022

    Insurance regulators are keen to ensure their prudential frameworks properly incorporate climate risk. But whether this should be reflected in capital requirements is proving a difficult question to answer, as Christopher Cundy reports

  • Insurers look to redefine their social purpose

    13 December 2022

    Experts at the Insurance Risk & Capital EMEA conference called on the sector to rediscover its purpose as social crises worsen. Paul Walsh reports

  • Phoenix renews its focus on capital strain of bulk annuity business

    06 December 2022

    Solvency II reforms could mean more capital put into assets

  • Special supplement on Climate Strategy and Modelling - free download

    28 November 2022

    InsuranceERM and FIS report on the journey to net-zero, scenario testing, TCFD reporting and climate modelling

  • Phoenix chair takes up role as Lord Mayor

    11 November 2022
  • Gilts crash: a boon out of a crisis for insurers

    18 October 2022

    Another day, another UK financial market crash. But while it has gone wrong for British politics and pension funds, the current crisis may actually benefit insurers in the long run. Ronan McCaughey and Sarfraz Thind report

  • Plenty of runway left for life consolidation in Europe

    04 October 2022

    The business of consolidating life insurance portfolios is looking healthy, according to participants, as inflation provides a catalyst and supervisors become more familiar with transactions. Joshua Geer reports

  • Double-edged sword for UK insurers as mini-budget spooks markets

    23 September 2022

    British gilt yields surge, and pound falls sharply, as Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng unveils tax cuts