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InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2021: Winners in full

The 20 awards recognise the very best in insurance risk management serving the Americas

PRA's Solvency II impact study to begin with MA survey

UK regulator to focus on MA, risk margin, TMTP and reporting this year

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Insurance Europe welcomes EU proposals for sustainability reporting

But the trade body also says some refinements are still needed

Insurers rated "so far, so good" during Covid-19

But the IAIS's Vicky Saporta warns insurers risks could still develop

Investing in Real Assets virtual conference launches today

Learn about the emerging trends in infrastructure and real estate investment

Axa still at far greater risk from financial crash than pandemic deaths

Solvency was stress-tested in latest solvency and financial condition report

Aviva expert urges clarity on climate risk accountability

Finn Clawson spoke on the issue during Willis Towers Watson's climate risk summit

European Commission, regulators and insurers clash over Solvency II review

DAV conference finds diverging opinions on underwriters' social role

Analysis

Sustainable underwriting is more arduous than sustainable investment

Axa, Zurich and Aviva discussed their journeys to carbon neutrality at the IDF Summit this week, and how they will meet their commitments to net-zero underwriting. Cintia Cheong reports

UK use of matching adjustment keeps growing

Christopher Cundy delves into the 2020 solvency reports to find insurers have enjoyed an increase in their capital benefit by more than 10% on the previous year

Grey swan risks to put insurers in a flap

Climate change, a massive cyber-attack and geopolitical instability are just some of the grey swan risks worrying insurers. CROs tell Ronan McCaughey how they are preparing for these threats, should the worst happen

Mosaic: building it piece by piece

Mitch Blaser has spent a half century in the Bermudian insurance industry. Now he has returned with Mosaic, a specialty insurer that may just sate his appetite for new ventures. He talks to Sarfraz Thind about what brought him back

MS Amlin AG's Catherine Farnworth: Covid-19 has increased the visibility of the risk team

The chief risk officer of MS Amlin's reinsurance business talks to Paul Walsh about how 2020's events have shaped strategy and how the status of the risk management function has evolved.

Bermuda begins to move on climate

The regulator's inaugural climate change survey has found the island's insurers could be doing much more to address the issues associated with global warming. But insurers certainly seem interested in making progress, as Sarfraz Thind reports