Insurers weighs up bank issues amid volatility challenges

US faces continued banking sector problems as Europe stabilises, Allianz finds


Lloyd's posts £769m loss despite soaring underwriting profits

Underwriting profits total £2.6bn but investments lose £3.1bn


Reviewing the initial IFRS 17 disclosures

With less than two months until the first insurers begin reporting under the IFRS 17 accounting standard, Christopher Cundy talks to WTW's Kamran Foroughi about what picture is emerging


Bulk annuity market "never more buoyant", says Rothesay chief

UK life insurer wrote £3.3bn of premiums in nine transactions in 2022


AIG Holdings Europe adds four inflation stress tests in SFCR

New tests cover stagflation, persistent and transient inflation


PensionDanmark SFCR stress test ponders, 'what if all our customers became Japanese?'

Another scenario involves crashing aircraft full of its policyholders


Talanx heralds "room for manoeuvre" in German life unit as ZZR bill vanishes

Jens Warkentin reports "hardly any" movement in lapse rates


Prudential's IFRS 17 and restructuring costs hit $294m in 2022

The insurer said it will provide an update on the accounting standard's impact in June


VIG forecasts continued double-digit inflation in CEE

Deputy CEO Hartwig Löger said inflation will remain a challenge for the group


Sabre expects claims inflation to remain high in 2023

The UK motor insurer reported a £12.8m pre-tax profit last year