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IFRS 17 Conference: what have we learned?

The upcoming accounting standard for insurance contracts poses several challenges to the industry ranging from skills shortages to stakeholder engagement. On 27 February, experts convened at InsuranceERM's IFRS 17 Conference in London to discuss their approach to successful implementation. Cintia Cheong summarises the findings

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Insurers exchange ideas to improve engagement on IFRS 17

Skills shortage, getting different teams on board and managing communications are top issues

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Proposed changes to IFRS 17 transitional arrangements "not far enough"

David Wilson, IFRS 17 programme director at Aegon UK, tells Cintia Cheong what he thinks of the recently proposed amendments to the accounting standard, and how the company will achieve a consistent implementation while leveraging Solvency II processes

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CROs discuss - do we even need a risk team?

Ensuring an appropriate risk culture is an important but sometimes hazy activity for a risk team. At InsuranceERM's recent conference, a group of CROs discussed some of the issues and challenges they face in achieving a good risk culture

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Sale of Goldman Sachs's stake in Rothesay Life confirmed

Singapore sovereign fund and Blackstone to take lion's share in bulk annuity provider

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Aegon's solvency ratio up 20% on annuity book sales

Market-driven higher capital requirements limit positive impact on capital position

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Lloyds CRO leads jump into bulk annuities

New chief actuary also appointed