David Walker

Articles by David Walker

  • The mixed picture for life backbook deals in Europe

    24 June 2024

    While life backbook consolidation in Germany seems to have stalled, in Spain it's a more a case of 'full steam ahead', David Walker finds

  • Ivass warns Italians about shortfalls in natcat policies

    24 June 2024

    Italian insurers' SFCRs spell out difficulties in assessing costly natcat risk

  • German health insurers' premiums grew 2.8% in 2023, trade body figures show

    24 June 2024
  • Japan's earthquake reinsurer instates loss reserve for Noto Peninsular event

    18 June 2024
  • Japan's largest insurers improve profits and solvency in 2023/24

    18 June 2024
  • Consolidated results: how Medvida Partners completes deals in a tough environment

    17 June 2024

    Europe's life insurance consolidators are under close scrutiny by regulators, but Antonio Trueba tells David Walker how his firm has cleared the hurdles - and why the market is set to thrive

  • Japanese firms reveal progress on anti-price collusion measures

    17 June 2024

    Tokio Marine is compelling its salespeople to reflect on "uncomfortable" policies

  • Australian non-life reinsurance costs rise 44% in seven years, S&P Global finds

    17 June 2024

    Premium growth outstripped reinsurance hikes over period

  • Resolution Life investment paying off in Nippon Life's foreign expansion

    13 June 2024

    Japanese group planning more overseas M&A

  • India's regulator cleans up loss assessor selection process

    12 June 2024