IASB issues final version of IFRS 17

The deferral of implementation to 2023 and the reinsurance accounting changes are most welcomed by insurers. Cintia Cheong reports


Longevity risk modelling: what have we learned from Covid-19?

Cintia Cheong talks to Joseph Lu, Colin Dutkiewicz and Mark Cooper how Covid-19 is impacting longevity and what life re/insurers should consider in their modelling and risk management


ABI chair and former MP join UK's pandemic risk pool initiative

Pandemic Re Steering Committee forms six working groups


UK insurance industry to raise £100m to fight Covid-19

Supporters include Lloyd's of London and Aviva


Aon's ReMetrica revs up with V8 launch

Update includes a model-building tool for non-technical users


IAG warns "no easy ride" for reinsurers hiking prices at next renewals

Insurer does not foresee repeat of 47% price jumps experienced in 2011/12


MetLife increases dividend by 4.5%

US insurer counters European trend of dividend cuts


Cat bond market hits record highs despite Covid-19 hit

Q1 2020 was the strongest quarter of catastrophe bond issuance in history


Choosing KPIs for IFRS 17

IFRS 17 is bringing a fundamental change in the accounting of re/insurance contracts for more than a thousand insurance entities around the world. Milena Lacheta and Wijdan Yousuf explain what analysts, rating agencies and auditors are thinking about measuring performance under the new standard


Ways Covid-19 could financially hit re/insurers

Update shared by Covid-19 actuaries response group