Global actuarial profession announces speakers and programme for 14 January
Turner says insurers aren't systemically similar to banks
Urges market participants to make their own credit assessments
Although implementation of Solvency II is only just over two years away, many issues still have to be resolved which could significantly change the impact of the directive. Jon Hocking and Farooq Hanif of Morgan Stanley and Lukas Ziewer and Astrid Jaekel of Oliver Wyman highlight the issues and explain the uncertainties around them.
Bill Robertson joins from Aegon
A lot of horse-trading between Europe and the US will be needed if equivalence is to be recognized for the US under Solvency II. Some European insurers with big operations in the US already have a plan B in place, as Jessica Baylis reports.
€3bn government capital injection approved by Commission
Aims to increase return on capital by 7% in UK business
Clare Bousfield joints from Swiss Re
Deals worth £11bn have been completed in the last year