Capital management

  • Korean ICS puts pressure on insurers' capital management

    19 February 2024

    But higher interest rates and transitional measures mitigate burden on solvency ratios, says AM Best

  • Generali expects higher solvency ratio, unchanged sensitivities, from Solvency II review

    30 January 2024

    Italian group also refines risk appetite and target solvency range

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

    09 January 2024

    Italian insurer issues sixth and seventh green bonds

  • Law change prompts Swiss Re debt downgrade

    09 January 2024

    AM Best says senior unsecured debt now ranked below policyholders in insolvency scenario

  • Bermuda regulator stalls R&Q's deals to investigate reserves and capital

    22 December 2023

    BMA was investigating R&Q's strategy after the planned sale of Accredited division

  • Cat bond issuance reaches record $15bn in 2023

    15 December 2023

    Total capital deployed into cat bonds globally now stands at $41bn, Swiss Re said

  • Lloyd's voices concerns over non-open market PVT underwriters

    01 December 2023

    Chief of markets Patrick Tiernan said underwriters in non-open market channels would face heightened scrutiny

  • Only four days left until the Insurance Risk & Capital EMEA conference in London!

    30 November 2023

    There are only four days left until the in-person event takes place in London on 4 December

  • Optimism for non-life legacy market despite modest Q3

    14 November 2023
  • Phoenix upgrades cash generation targets following Part VII transfer

    13 November 2023

    Shares in UK life insurer soars upon news

  • 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

  • Euroins Romania's bankruptcy battle continues with case against government

    30 October 2023
  • Insurance Risk & Capital Bermuda - three weeks to go!

    04 October 2023

    Event takes place at Rosewood Bermuda hotel on 25 October

  • M&G re-enters annuity market with two bulk deals

    20 September 2023

    Life insurer hits limits on tier 2 and tier 3 debt in Solvency II calculations

  • RVS 2023: Hannover Re prioritising longevity and reliability in capital allocation

    11 September 2023

    Sven Althoff said the firm talks "decades, not 12 months" when allocating capital