Cattolica sells its stake in Lombarda Vita for €300m

But Cattolica is challenging BancoBPM's attempted purchase of its Vera units


Cattolica affirms Generali deal - despite law enforcement office raid

Documents from Cattolica related to recent shareholder meetings were taken


Generali to snap up 24% stake in Italy's Cattolica

The insurers have also agreed a strategic partnership covering four business areas


Italian insurers lose 25 points from solvency ratios in Q1

Ivass chief Daniele Franco calls for "crisis package" to mitigate volatility


What's next for the MA and VA?

More than €100bn of capital relief is provided by Solvency II's matching and volatility adjustments, but they are far from uncontroversial. As the European Commission begins to consider reforms, Christopher Cundy reports on the problems and possible solutions


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

Europe's underwriters delaying publishing documents until last minute