• Sun Life Hong Kong becomes latest early adopter of Hong Kong's RBC regime

    06 September 2023

    The insurer joins AIA, Prudential and FWD in adopting the rules

  • Mental health underwriting steps out of the shadows

    17 April 2023

    The stigma of poor mental health has held back progress on developing appropriate insurance products, prompting underwriters to think hard about opening up the conversation and serving customers better. Paul Walsh reports

  • IFRS 17: still waiting for disclosures

    04 August 2022

    The IFRS 17 accounting standard is due to be implemented in five months' time, but many insurers are leaving it until the eleventh hour to reveal what impact the transition will have on their financial metrics. Christopher Cundy and Paul Walsh report

  • Sun Life to lose up to 20% in shareholder equity with IFRS 17

    06 June 2022

    Canadian insurer expects increase in liabilities due to CSM on transition

  • Disclose IFRS 17 impacts mid-year, Esma urges insurers

    16 May 2022

    The authority published its disclosure recommendations for EU insurers

  • Manulife warns of 10% earnings hit from IFRS transition in 2022

    12 May 2022

    CSM adoption will lead to a 20% decrease in equity, Canadian insurer says

  • Pacific Life Re issues $800m green bond

    20 April 2021

    The reinsurer says it is the largest ESG debt offering from a US life insurer so far