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News

Editorial: Stop paying dividends and Solvency II will be damned

Christopher Cundy reflects on the news around capital preservation this week

Accounting implications of Covid-19 for insurers

KPMG's Joachim K├Âlschbach suggests actions for companies to take

S&P bucks trend with stable outlook for US insurers amid Covid-19 - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the impact of the pandemic on insurance sectors worldwide

China regulator ties investment products into broader risk management

Market had grown to RMB 2.76trn by the end of last year

Allianz Group names Aylin Somersan Coqui as CRO successor to Tom Wilson

She is currently a member of Allianz Germany's board of management

InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2020 - entries are now open!

Deadline for entry into 26 categories is 3 April

Expect a sharp global recession, says Allianz

Global GDP to contract 15% in Q2, says chief economist

North American insurers "not well prepared" for negative rates

Regulatory models also break down under negative rates, actuarial research finds

Gjensidige halts special dividend as precaution against economic crisis

Coronavirus pandemic has hit the Norwegian insurer's solvency capital position

Allianz CRO Tom Wilson to lead insurer's Thai business

He will leave his global risk role for the new challenge at Allianz

Analysis

What Solvency II reports need to say about the coronavirus

European supervisors have relaxed the Solvency II reporting deadlines, but in return insurers have been asked to include analysis of the Covid-19 impacts on their business. David Walker reports on what those discussions might entail

HKFI's Selina Lau: Covid-19 is a golden opportunity to educate the public

Selina Lau's first month as chief executive of the Hong Kong Federation of Insurers has been nothing if not busy. From the coronavirus to the opportunities of the Greater Bay Area initiative, while handling IFRS 17 and forthcoming risk-based capital rules, there is never a dull moment, she tells David Walker

Insurers weather the coronavirus storm - but for how long?

The Covid-19 pandemic has provided an uncompromising test of insurers' operational and balance sheet resilience. Initial reports suggest they are handling the situation, but what are the risks in the longer term? Paul Walsh investigates

UK actuaries take another crack at equity-release mortgage valuation

Valuation of equity-release mortgages (ERMs) is one of the most controversial topics in the UK actuarial community, and the latest update from the working party only makes a small step towards resolving the debate. Christopher Cundy reports

Winners revealed in InsuranceERM Awards 2020

The awards recognise the best insurance risk management providers serving the UK and Europe

China's coronavirus outbreak could hit insurers severely - UPDATED

Insurance experts talk to Ronan McCaughey about the mortality, operational and economic losses the deadly virus poses for the re/insurance industry