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


BaFin puts ZZR contribution saving at €15bn

But Germany’s regulator says the challenges for life industry will endure


BaFin promises "sensible solutions" for post-Brexit business

German regulator makes wide-ranging speech on life sector


IAIS Luxembourg: AI and big data require crucial risk management changes, experts warn

Insurers need to upgrade their risk management operations to cope with technologies


ZZR reform to proceed this year, German insurers told

Government move to change stockpiling method welcomed by life underwriters


Still room for SFCR improvement, BaFin tells industry

German regulator says improvements are evident in second year of reporting, though


Reserving method could save €10bn on German ZZR in 2018

Researchers call proposed formula for life cash stockpiling a "palpable unburdening"