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  • Allianz announces net-zero transition plan and environmentalists label it "ambitious"

    07 September 2023

    The German insurance group targets a 30% carbon emissions reduction in its motor segment

  • Allianz retains crown as Europe's most complex insurance group

    25 May 2023

    At Aviva, investment funds contribute significantly to 700 Solvency II entities

  • Massive repricing for motor and cat inflation is needed, says Allianz's CEO

    17 January 2023

    Oliver Bäte says climate-related catastrophes are "a fact of life"

  • 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

  • Allianz's natcat costs in Q1 hit decade high

    12 May 2022

    But operating profits grew 11% for asset management, year on year

  • It's life Oliver, but not as we knew it

    08 April 2022

    European life insurers' capital consumption used to give their CEOs indigestion. But the "capital-lite" diets of Allianz and others has transformed the business, as David Walker discovers

  • Progress on gender parity "frustratingly slow", says Aviva's Blanc

    08 March 2022

    Women in Finance Charter report says it could take another 30 years

  • Oliver Bäte's bonus rises despite punishment over Structured Alpha

    07 March 2022

    Allianz board's long-term incentives could be cut up to 25% for hedge fund losses

  • Oliver Bäte's house among those hit in July's floods

    06 August 2021

    Allianz CEO estimates €900m gross claims costs across Europe

  • Allianz CEO: industry must show what it can and can't do

    08 June 2021

    Oliver Bäte said traditional product design principles had been severely tested