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News

Climate change warning for mortality and morbidity trends

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries explains how climate change may impact life insurance

Australian insurers hit by $40m hailstorm losses

Parts of Queensland experienced large-scale hailstorms on Sunday

California insurance commissioner orders increased coverage for FAIR plan

Thousands of California homeowners are struggling to find insurance coverage, says Lara

Middle East insurers raise concerns over IFRS 17

The issues were raised at an IFRS 17 seminar hosted by software vendor FIS in Dubai

Allianz gets go-ahead for fully-owned Chinese holding company

The German insurer is "extremely optimistic" about the Chinese market

IAIS Abu Dhabi: human element key to insurers' cyber resilience

Speakers at the IAIS conference today discussed how to train staff and boost cyber security

NN Group's Solvency II ratio rises in Q3

But operating results in most lines dropped quarter on quarter

North of England flood losses could cost insurers £120m

More than 500 properties have been flooded and 1,200 households have been evacuated.

Zurich aims for higher profitability with tech-based strategy

Growth in retail and commercial lines to contribute

IAIS Abu Dhabi: systemic insurers' list remains suspended until 2022

New framework encompasses activities-based and entities-based approaches

Analysis

Insurance ERM Americas: The risk trends keeping US CROs awake at night

US re/insurance chief risk officers reveal the risks that most concern them, changing risk tolerances in the industry and strategies for dealing with emerging threats. Ronan McCaughey reports from InsuranceERM's New York conference

Insurance ERM Americas: is cyber risk modelling up to scratch?

Panellists at InsuranceERM's New York conference shared their thoughts on the positive aspects of cyber risk modelling and where improvements are required. Christopher Cundy reports

Defining risk accountabilities in the Senior Managers and Certification Regime

RACI charting is a powerful tool for SMCR compliance and improving risk governance and culture. The risk function is also in a prime position to help, as Seema Bradbury and Alex Hindson explain

Keeping control over deep learning models

How can insurers' model risk management frameworks cope with the introduction of deep learning models? Ronald Richman, Nicolai von Rummell and Mario Wüthrich explain

Eiopa proposes extensive reforms for Solvency II 2020 review

Over 878 pages, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority has put forward dozens of important reforms to the EU’s solvency regime. Christopher Cundy summarises the main issues and shares his opinion on the potential impacts

The technology trends in risk and capital management

As re/insurers look to implement IFRS 17, manage cyber risk and drive modelling efficiencies, software vendors are gearing up to respond. Cloud and process automation solutions also figure highly in this year's InsuranceERM Technology Guide, introduced by Ronan McCaughey