Three Dutch insurers suspend 2019 dividends due to Covid-19

ASR and NN will also suspend their share buyback programmes


Eiopa urges insurers to temporarily suspend dividend payments

This approach should be reviewed until Covid-19 impact is clearer


Eiopa urges flexibility but no retroactive coverage during Covid-19 crisis

Authority postpones Romania's balance sheet review


Regulators take further actions to ease pressure from coronavirus

From Germany to Australia, watchdogs have rolled back requirements on insurance industry


Eiopa, Ivass relax Solvency II requirements amid Covid-19 pandemic

Supervisors should be flexible, says EU authority


BaFin hit by coronavirus

German regulator assembles internal taskforce and institutes remote working


Eiopa publishes tests for "holistic assessment" of Solvency II review

Alternatives to risk margin calculation to be tested


EU must stay firm on ICS commitment, says European Commission

Testing for global Insurance Capital Standard shaken by French withdrawal


Eiopa suggests emergency intervention powers to fight low rates risk

Authority urges regulators to request greater powers for fighting rates dangers if necessary


Eiopa hits back at the French ICS revolution

Some prominent French re/insurers don't want the Insurance Capital Standard in its current form, angering EU and US negotiators alike. Eiopa looks determined to carry on regardless. The IAIS is treading carefully. It is a fraught situation and some practitioners believe the standard could even collapse under its own weight, as Sarfraz Thind reports