• "Significant potential risks" in funded reinsurance require new rules, says PRA [UPDATED]

    16 November 2023

    UK's Prudential Regulation Authority consults on expectations around use of such contracts

  • The Bank of England's problem with pension superfunds is... insurers

    14 September 2023

    Sam Woods and Charlotte Gerken comment on Solvency UK investment targets

  • PRA stresses risks of funded reinsurance for UK's bulk annuity writers

    15 June 2023

    Charlotte Gerken has written to chief risk officers explaining the regulator's next steps

  • UK regulator calls for restraint in bulk annuity market

    27 April 2023

    Charlotte Gerken warns of emerging risks in pension de-risking activity

  • UK firms survive 2022 stress tests on average, but some dip below 100% solvency

    23 January 2023

    Some 54 life and non-life entities tested their solvency under extreme scenarios

  • PRA steps up oversight of funded reinsurance for annuity firms

    20 September 2022

    UK regulator warns life insurers about concentration risks

  • UK life firms must be able to re-accept ceded risk, PRA warns

    14 June 2022

    Life firms have highly capitalised longevity risk relative to credit risk, the UK regulator says

  • Charlotte Gerken: Long-term ways to boost UK's bulk annuity sector

    27 May 2022

    BoE's insurance executive director discusses how regulatory change could make an impact

  • PRA unveils insurance supervision priorities for 2022

    12 January 2022

    The UK prudential regulator said risk management must keep pace with "complex" external risks

  • PRA's pair push insurance reform

    17 December 2021

    In 2021, the UK's prudential regulator launched landmark studies into Solvency II, climate and diversity. Charlotte Gerken and Anna Sweeney talk to Christopher Cundy about the exercises and what comes next