All brokers and distribution partners need to inform policyholders
Regulator defends specialist operators against criticisms of profiteering
But increase of solvency ratio could deteriorate by June
Nordic insurer initially applied in 2016
Solvency II will be part of the regulators’ strategy to protect the insurance industry.
An early financial year-end makes life and health insurer Vitality one of the first major EU insurers to deliver its annual solvency and financial condition report. David Walker discusses what’s changed and how other underwriters may evolve their SFCRs in the second year of reporting
The chair of the European Commission’s expert group on sustainable finance talks to Paul Walsh about the group’s recommendations – and how they are intrinsically linked with Solvency II.
The UK’s executive director for insurance supervision talks to Christopher Cundy about how the Prudential Regulation Authority is approaching Brexit and reveals the latest views on reforming the risk margin
Following its official awards, InsuranceERM hands out the gongs for its inaugural ‘Solvies’ and reflects on the first year of insurers producing solvency and financial condition reports
Since the introduction of Solvency II, EU life insurers have had to hold much more capital against the risk of customers lapsing their policies. Luca Tres explains how innovative hedging structures can help firms maximise their capital efficiency
Using economic capital metrics makes for better business decisions and improves the wider understanding of profitability in the insurance sector. The opportunity is not to be missed, argue Gez Llanaj and Assad Shah