COMMENT: €90bn, €120bn... what's the reality of the Solvency II capital savings?

Christopher Cundy reflects on what the European Commission's figures, in its impact assessment for Solvency II reforms, really mean


PRA chief Sam Woods hits back at climate campaigners

"Completely non-credible" for UK regulator to ignore climate risks


Give us clarity on climate risk best practice, general insurers say

LCP polled non-executive directors from general insurers on climate change


Dive In 2021: regulators spur action on diversity and inclusion

As the annual Dive In Festival, designed to promote diversity and inclusion in the insurance sector, gets underway, Paul Walsh finds financial regulators are adding their weight to the agenda


Direct Line chief focuses 25% of time on climate risk

Penny James warned the issue is no longer a side show


Regulators target better diversity and inclusion policies

The PRA, FCA and Bank of England have launched a discussion paper seeking views on D&I policies


Bank of England announces three climate scenarios for 2021 stress test

CBES 2021 will explore insurers' resilience to climate risks


Insurers rated "so far, so good" during Covid-19

But the IAIS's Vicky Saporta warns insurers risks could still develop


UK insurers warned to prepare for inflation risk

LCP's Edward Harrison says there is a danger UK insurers do not see inflation as a new risk


Insurers urged to probe clients on climate liability risk

Law firm Clyde & Co highlights the need for insurers to ask searching questions