Archive

  • Pricing software firm Hyperexponential raises $73m

    11 January 2024

    Series B round backed by US venture capital firms Battery Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz

  • Generali expects green bonds to represent 40% of debt by year end

    09 January 2024

    Italian insurer issues sixth and seventh green bonds

  • Eiopa adds natcat modelling, funded reinsurance and private equity to supervisory convergence plan

    27 December 2023

    The authority reveals 2024 plan to standardise and improve insurance supervision in EU

  • Fitch becomes latest to warn of PE insurer-driven illiquid asset risks

    28 November 2023

    Rating agency follows IAIS and IMF in talking about US illiquid and alternative asset risk

  • Italian life policy lapses remain stubbornly high

    27 November 2023

    Latest data from Banca d'Italia also shows unit-linked premiums down 33% in H1

  • "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

  • 777 Re's credit rating downgraded on ERM and asset weaknesses

    10 November 2023

    AM Best concerned by Bermudian life reinsurer investing in affiliate holdings

  • IAIS 2023: "I like insurance because it has the best data"

    10 November 2023

    Keynote speaker Keiko Honda asks if insurers could sell their data to others

  • EY: Workforce upskilling lags behind insurers' ambitions for AI

    25 October 2023

    Research by the consultancy found the majority of surveyed insurers are actively investing in AI

  • Timeline narrows to reach agreement on Retail Investment Strategy

    24 October 2023

    Divergent views from MEPs, but RIS rapporteur pledges to build consensus on the issue