• ITAS and Poste Vita buy mass lapse reinsurance after surrenders jump

    22 May 2023

    Deals boost capital position as life insurers face competition from other products

  • European lapse rate hitting five-year high, Eiopa data shows

    16 May 2023

    But 0.4% climb to 3.8% in 2022 mirrored previous year's increase

  • Europe's insurers fall a whisker short of €3trn premiums in 2022

    16 May 2023

    France leads national rankings on life and non-life premiums

  • Talanx sticking with transitionals despite 277% life solvency ratio without them

    15 May 2023

    CFO Jan Wicke praises "flexibility" the Solvency II mechanisms afford

  • BaFin reveals key figures for German industry in 2022

    12 May 2023

    Annual report flags expectations on total life policyholder returns this year

  • CCR drains natcat reserve to lowest point since 2001

    09 May 2023

    French re/insurer says re-stocking is "a priority for the coming year"

  • BaFin eases supervision of life insurers' Solvency II transitional measures

    09 May 2023

    German regulator says intensive supervision regime is not currently needed

  • What Italy's life insurers are saying about lapse risk

    05 May 2023

    Insurance Risk Data analyses firms' 2022 disclosures and predictions for 2023

  • UK regulator calls for restraint in bulk annuity market

    27 April 2023

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

  • UK life firms' matching adjustment benefit drops to £66bn

    25 April 2023

    Analysis of 2022 year-end reports by Insurance Risk Data