CNP Assurances's premium income rises 3.6% in H1

Sales in France and Latin America drive premium growth


Béhar appointed CFO of CNP Assurances

French insurer also appoints chief risk officer in management reshuffle


Actuarial Association of Europe unveils new board

Thomas Béhar and Esko Kivisaari will lead the new AAE board


Insurers use home languages for their SFCRs - but Latin was a mistake

Two published solvency and financial condition reports (SFCRs) contained dummy text in Latin


Flood of SFCRs begins as insurers rush to meet Solvency II deadline

Some large underwriters publishing group-wide documents as well as 'solo' filings


19 May will be D-Day for insurers' Solvency II reporting

Europe's underwriters delaying publishing documents until last minute


Phoenix issues first sterling tier 3 bond

Losses triggered by breach of MCR


Falling rates reduce CNP's solvency ratio by 27 points

Equity markets volatility also contributed to French life insurer's drop


Infrastructure investment in vogue following Axa's €10bn plan

Concerns about treatment under Solvency II partially recede, says Fitch


Japan Post and Axa top rankings of world's largest insurers

Latest annual rankings by A M Best are based on assets and on net premiums written