Economic resilience leaves Australia's general insurers in need of live local stress modelling data

Regulator says industry should draw on foreign experience to test robustness to disasters


Australian regulator flags greater accountability for appointed actuaries

Actuarial role at insurers should focus less on compliance and more on significant business strategies, says Apra


Moody's welcomes Commonwealth Bank's life operation sale

Rating agency highlights logic of banks following suit


Australian regulator sets strategic goals for insurance supervision

Stronger recovery and resolution framework is part of Apra's 2020 plan


Australian private health insurers given extra time on risk management standards

Standards will ensure firms are resilient to current and emerging risks


16 insurance supervisors support climate risk disclosure guidance

Some seeking to integrate TCFD recommendations into supervisory regimes


Four Australian GI firms have more than 40 reinsurance counterparties

Apra report warns of general insurers' reliance on European reinsurance


Australian regulators to collect data on life insurance claims

Better claims data is needed to improve public trust, say regulators


Include climate change in risk management, says Australian regulator

Robust scenario analysis should be the new standard for risk management


Nearly half Australian insurers suffer major cyber attacks

Executive management forced to get involved at 46% of firms