BaFin's Frank Grund elected to Eiopa's management board

It is his second time to be elected to the board


Germany plots the transit from transitionals

Some life insurers rely on Solvency II's transitional measures to ensure their continued existence. But paradoxically, that does not mean they will fail without them, as David Walker explains


Bill for storm Bernd keeps rising

German re/insurers' update to regulator reveals escalating claims


BaFin has 15 life firms under close supervision as low interest rates bite

Average solvency ratio for German life firms is improving, according to GDV


Gothaer expects up to €450m in claims from flood losses

German insurers have already advanced €700m to customers


German insurers tell regulator Bernd to cost €5.7bn

Reinsurers expect to shoulder about €4bn


People moves: BaFin, CRO Forum, L&G

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest risk-related people moves in the insurance industry


BaFin castigates insurers for low-quality DTA evidence

German regulator says proofs of future taxable earnings must improve


Eiopa lays out AI ethics for insurers

The principles are non-binding and aim to promote fairness and transparency


Frank Grund seeks "balanced outcome" from Solvency II review...in 2032

Solvency coverage is inadequate at 14 German insurers without transitionals, Insurance Risk Data finds