Chubb to increase stake in China's Huatai

Deal follows Chinese M&A by Zurich and Allianz


Insurers and tech giants will team up, predicts Axa CEO

But regulations might put tech giants off, says Allianz's Bäte


Insurtech weekly: Allianz; DataCubes; Zego; Sompo; Duck Creek Technologies

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


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

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


Allianz CFO says solvency ratio volatility is "new normal"

Reveals extra €20m of AGCS provisioning in Q3 for Boeing troubles


Swiss Re confirms interest in Chinese insurer investment

But any bi-directional investment would require open-market purchases by China Pacific Insurance


IFRS 17: what insurers dislike from the final consultation

The treatment of reinsurance accounting under IFRS 17 appears to be the most consistent complaint from re/insurers, but deciding when the standard should take effect continues to generate disagreements among stakeholders. Cintia Cheong reports


B3i readies blockchain tech for year-end reinsurance renewals

The Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative (B3i) has deployed the latest version of its property catastrophe excess of loss (XoL) reinsurance application. Paul Walsh discusses where the technology sits within the industry and what the future holds


Insurance guide launched to protect world heritage sites

Insurers worldwide have collaborated with the United Nations and the World Wildlife Fund


AGCS names reinsurance and catastrophe risk head

Hyeji Kang will succeed Bernhard Arbogast who is to retire