Solvency II review could ease insurers' capital up to €10bn

Insurance Europe also warns of “challenging and costly GDPR”


Commission likely to reject Eiopa’s Solvency II interest rate risk proposals

Better dealt with in 2020 review, says Martin Merlin


EU,UK technocrats form “working group” on Brexit risk

ECB and BoE will try to manage the risks of UK’s withdrawal


Commission pauses decision on Solvency II occupational pension transition

And no new legislative measures on group supervision planned


EU looks to incorporate sustainability in prudential requirements

Commission's sustainable finance action plan to address clean financing gap


Surviving climate change needs adaptation as much as insurance

EU insurers warn of overreliance on government post-disaster funding


IDD delay greeted with mixed reactions

Insurers have welcomed the European Commission's proposal to delay implementation of the Insurance Distribution Directive, but not all national regulators are towing the line. Aggelos Andreou reports


FRC leads calls for insurers' help in "simplified" IFRS 17 study

Insurers are being sought out for advice ahead of IFRS 17 implementation in 2021


Axa's Christian Thimann: EU's sustainability drive directly linked to Solvency II reform

The chair of the European Commission's expert group on sustainable finance talks to Paul Walsh about the group's recommendations – and how they are intrinsically linked with Solvency II.


EU experts propose sustainability measures for insurers

Changes to disclosure, climate risk management and Solvency II have been proposed