NN Group expects solvency boost from potential Athora deal

Both insurers are in exclusive talks over a closed book life portfolio


SFCRs reveal European insurers' Covid-19 stress test scenarios

The scenarios imagined the insurance impact of multiple lockdowns and waves of infection


Athora escapes material impact from Covid-19

The Bermuda-headquartered consolidator of life businesses is open to more acquisitions


Eiopa names candidates for chair

Two regulators and one industry executive feature in shortlist


CROs pinpoint climate change as key issue for 2021

InsuranceERM's year-end poll of risk management experts found widespread agreement that climate change would be a key risk and opportunity for the insurance sector in 2021. Paul Walsh reports


Pretty Sagoo: the pandemic is at the forefront of minds

Pretty Sagoo, head of new business & pensions at Athora, answers InsuranceERM's new year questions


Athora secures €1.8bn investment to grow European business

Equity will help fund the firm's acquisition of Vivat


Baloise to snap up non-life book of Athora Belgium

It marks the Swiss group’s second Belgian M&A deal this year


Questioning the value of IFRS 17

Irish insurance chief risk officers have expressed scepticism about the benefits of IFRS 17 and fear the principles-based nature of the insurance accounting standard will hamper consistency. Ronan McCaughey explains


Dutch insurer Vivat sold to Athora and NN

Anbang-owned business will be split into non-life and life activities