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  • EU's Solvency II reforms could free up to €80bn of capital, S&P estimates

    12 June 2024

    Insurance sector's solvency ratios to benefit by up to 25 percentage points in aggregate

  • L&G slims down to three divisions

    12 June 2024

    CEO António Simões announces strategy for "simpler, more synergistic and capital light" group

  • Eiopa reveals near-€500bn growth in industry eligible own funds under Solvency II

    07 June 2024

    Rate of growth is almost double expansion of capital requirement since Q3 2016

  • Fitch predicts robust credit fundamentals and less rates risk for Japan's life sector

    06 June 2024

    Insurers will also keep expanding overseas to boost earnings, ratings agency expects

  • Aegon's first Bermuda solvency filing reveals major change in risk profile

    30 May 2024

    Scottish Equitable wins 28-point solvency uplift from UK risk margin reform

  • Grant Thornton: AI shunned by general insurers for capital modelling

    23 May 2024

    Igloo was cited as the most popular platform for capital modelling by UK non-life insurers

  • Lloyd's US general liability book concerns "not just noise", says market chief

    16 May 2024

    Patrick Tiernan described the situation surrounding the line as "sub-optimal"

  • Swiss Re to exit its iptiQ embedded insurance business

    16 May 2024

    The reinsurer says it is no longer the best owner of the business

  • IFoA taskforce flags impact of MA attestation reporting inconsistencies

    15 May 2024

    The matching adjustment reforms in the UK are due to become effective by 30 June

  • German life business in "silent run-off" as growth stalls

    15 May 2024

    Back-book consolidation trend to continue despite cancelled Zurich and Axa deals, says rating agency analyst