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Eiopa to clarify recovery planning as more solvency breaches expected

EU authority consults on harmonised approach to supervisory ladder

UK's Solvency II reforms could be phased in

Vicky Saporta says timing for changes remains uncertain

Link ESG performance and executive pay, says Legal & General CEO

Nigel Wilson also commented on Solvency II reform

German insurance chief hits out at blanket ban on dividends

The GDV's Jörg Asmussen also enthused about the idea of a European pandemic risk pool

RSA agrees £7.2bn takeover from Intact and Tryg

The UK insurer will be broken up if the acquisition goes ahead

Allianz smashes record for RT1 debt issue - UPDATED

German insurance group issues US dollar and euro tranches

UK government grants EEA states Solvency II equivalence

The measures cover reinsurance, group capital and group supervision

EEA insurers' solvency edges back up in Q2 - but only just

Eiopa figures reveal degree of Q1 claims slump

Five EU associations call for Solvency II capital reduction

Coalition of insurance groups say cut needed to help sustainable economic recovery in EU

Analysis

EU supervisors comment on Eiopa's plans for Solvency II reform

French, German and Italian supervisors are supporting some of Eiopa's proposals to amend Solvency II, while the European Commission has admitted it needs to do more to encourage long-term business. Cintia Cheong reports

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

Eiopa in 2021: more staff, more responsibilities

Europe's insurance authority is hiring nearly 35 more staff as its responsibilities grow. Executive director Fausto Parente explains what they will be doing, in conversation with Christopher Cundy

A hot take on the UK's Solvency II call for evidence

Christopher Cundy analyses what the British government is considering changing about its implementation of Solvency II, and what the implications might be for insurers and other stakeholders

The FSB and effective resolution: why it should matter to you

Insurers can come up with many reasons to put resolution planning at the bottom of their list of priorities. Carlos Montalvo explains why they should not

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