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European and Bermuda insurance investment report launched by Insurance Risk Data

The research provides detailed analysis on general account investing to CIOs and service providers

Entry deadline for the InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2021 closes today!

The awards feature 27 wide-ranging categories, so hurry and submit your entry

Zurich intensifies efforts to cut climate risk in underwriting

CEO Mario Greco says "climate change is the greatest risk there is"

Free webinar: Private real estate debt in Europe - how to optimise for the insurance portfolio

The Insurance Asset Risk webinar will be held at 3pm GMT this Thursday 25 March

Free webinar: 2021 - what vaccine for insurers' investment portfolios?

The Insurance Asset Risk webinar will be held at 3.30pm GMT on Tuesday 16 March

Conning to launch climate risk scenario analysis tool

The SaaS Conning Climate Risk Analyzer will have a beta release at the end of this month

The winners are revealed in InsuranceERM's 2021 Awards

The awards recognise the best in the UK and Europe's insurance risk management sector

Free webinar: Asian insurers' appetite for illiquid investments

Register now for the webinar taking place on Tuesday 9 February

Hong Kong insurers seek changes to matching adjustment proposals

Eligibility rules more complicated than Solvency II's MA, say investment chiefs

Generali promotes Giancarlo Fancel to group CRO

Frederic de Courtois departs as part of major management shake-up

Analysis

PRT expansion to drive L&G's dividend growth plan

Christopher Cundy reports from Legal & General's (L&G) investor day, where the insurer revealed new targets for its dividend, bulk annuity underwriting and investments

The cloud is a silver lining amid Covid-19

Covid-19 has put to bed any doubts about the use of cloud technology for risk and capital management. The pandemic will also drive more sophisticated risk modelling, as Ronan McCaughey discusses in his review of key trends in the risk software markets

The insurance industry's climate change leaders

Christopher Cundy introduces InsuranceERM's list of the people leading and shaping the insurance sector's response to climate change

Eiopa's Gabriel Bernardino: climate disclosures will become mandatory

Gabriel Bernardino, chair of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (Eiopa) joined InsuranceERM's Insurance Risk and Capital EMEA conference earlier this month. In a Q&A with Christopher Cundy, he answered questions about climate change, the Solvency II review and conduct risk

Hong Kong approaches transition to risk-based capital

Hong Kong’s long-awaited risk-based capital (RBC) regime is beginning to take shape ahead of its planned implementation in 2022. Paul Walsh reports on the latest developments

Comment: on the Solvency II matching adjustment and credit risk capital

Craig Turnbull argues whether the matching adjustment results in EU life insurers holding a prudent amount of capital to support the long-term credit default risk in their fixed income portfolios