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Scor renews contingent capital facility

Fourth renewal of equity line that will pay out following an extreme loss

Apra proposes capital framework for health insurers

But Australian watchdog warns sector is still under pressure from demography, pricing

Chinese insurers' capital management to benefit from C-Ross Phase II

Fitch Ratings says some insurers in China are already preparing for the modified capital regime

Spanish sector stays strong, despite low rates

Fitch Ratings says Spain’s insurance market maintains strong profitability

CNP Assurances issues green bond at record-low coupon

Demand outstrips supply for debut green bond

Ten steps on how to win an InsuranceERM Award

Deadline for entries is Friday 13 December

Talanx first to reveal its ICS capital ratio

Results of field testing of Insurance Capital Standard disclosed to investors

NN Group's Solvency II ratio rises in Q3

But operating results in most lines dropped quarter on quarter

Zurich aims for higher profitability with tech-based strategy

Growth in retail and commercial lines to contribute

Analysis

Insurance ERM Americas: The risk trends keeping US CROs awake at night

US re/insurance chief risk officers reveal the risks that most concern them, changing risk tolerances in the industry and strategies for dealing with emerging threats. Ronan McCaughey reports from InsuranceERM's New York conference

Eiopa proposes extensive reforms for Solvency II 2020 review

Over 878 pages, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority has put forward dozens of important reforms to the EU’s solvency regime. Christopher Cundy summarises the main issues and shares his opinion on the potential impacts

What's on the horizon for Bermuda's re/insurance market

Deloitte’s Gokul Sudarsana talks to Christopher Cundy about his thoughts on some of the trends and challenges that face Bermuda's insurance market

Solvency II, IFRS 17, local GAAP, Basel IV... where is the consistency?

For the health of the financial sector and for the good of European citizens, accounting and solvency regimes for insurance and banking must be aligned around the same valuation concept, argue Serge Moulin, Giulio Terzariol and Carsten Zielke

Views of enterprise risk management in 2030

Chief risk officers who want to participate in the strategy of their organisations will need to develop their vision for the future of the ERM function. Willis Towers Watson executives share their views on how risk management might evolve

Solvency II's biggest unintended consequences

In part two of a Q&A to accompany the launch of his book on Solvency II, Karel Van Hulle discusses the impact of the directive, and how the insurance sector should prepare for sustainability, Brexit and new technologies