Carney warns of stricter regulation for UK insurers

BoE will be vigilant on risks of new business and non-traditional investment


FSB widens scope of proposed resolution regime

The Financial Stability Board's consultation on applying the key attributes of resolution regimes to non-banks implies an extension to the range of insurers under scrutiny, as well as to the powers available to supervisors, as InsuranceERM explains


QE shift would benefit pensioners

Focusing on long-dated gilts is damaging UK pension funds, says Pension Corporation


Rates challenge for UK pension funds and US insurers

Monetary easing in both markets will lower returns


Document: The Bank of England and PRA approach to insurance supervision

Here's a summary of the main points of the document, released by the Bank of England and Financial Services Authority on 20 June. Highlighted passages are InsuranceERM's selection.


Hiscox CEO says $30bn storm needed to boost prices

Also warns insurers will be "second-class citizens" under Bank of England


FSA break-up may push UK insurers abroad

A new structure does not mean better supervision, warns law firm