Insurance groups get in early with public Solvency II documents

Standard Life Aberdeen, Legal & General among UK insurers updating effects of adjustments and transitional measures


Direct Line exhausts 2018's bad weather budget in Q1

Sub-zero weather causes surge in claims


Phoenix and Tryg set to issue RT1 debt

Investor roadshows begin this week


Tier 1 debt issuance on cards as Solvency II grandfathering expires

Nearly €5bn of grandfathered debt due to expire before 2020


LV= promotes finance director to general insurance CRO

Kieran O'Keeffe replaces Raphael Borrel


Prudential appoints internal audit director as CRO

James Turner appointed group chief risk officer and executive director


Direct Line writes off £57m IT investment

But strong 2017 results lead to increased dividend


Mapfre reveals €300m of capital injections to units in 2017

Almost double the losses from third quarter natcats


Direct Line completes £350m RT1 debt issue

First sterling issue of restricted tier 1 debt


Justice Committee's Ogden advice raises fear of further delay

MPs have told the government it must face the "real world" when implementing the new personal injury discount rate. But its recommendations may cause more delay to the process, and pain for insurers as the industry tussles with making appropriate assumptions. Paul Walsh reports