European regulators outline Brexit mitigation measures

As the threat of a no-deal Brexit becomes more likely, some EU countries are stepping up their preparations to ensure service continuity. Cintia Cheong spoke to regulators and governments in five big EU27 markets to find out what they have planned


Germany's BaFin re-emphasises willingness for 'smooth' Brexit

But insurers must put in same level of effort, German regulator says


Nat cats cost German reinsurers in 2017

Regulator BaFin details statistical performance for 29 reinsurers in Germany


Stormy weather cost German insurers $3bn in 2018

Just one storm - Frederike in January 2018 - was responsible for €900m of insured losses


BaFin sets out 2019 insurance supervisory agenda

German regulator’s areas of focus mix regulation, investment, and technical issues in Solvency II


Solvency II: what reforms can we expect?

Christopher Cundy examines what will change with the two scheduled reviews of Solvency II and the other issues set to influence the EU's landmark insurance legislation


German life sector 'depends strongly' on transitional measures

BaFin reveals the benefit of transitional provisions for German insurers


Germany opens way for UK insurers to avoid Brexit turmoil

Draft legislation would allow UK financial firms to continue operating in Germany


BaFin rejects church insurer's solvency rescue plan

Caritas's Pensionskasse was struggling with ZZR


Supervisors get serious on innovation risk

Insurers have plenty to gain from adopting robotics, AI and big data technologies, but supervisors want to see them managing the risks properly. Paul Walsh reports from the IAIS annual conference in Luxembourg