Regulators investigate the private equity-insurer love-in

Private equity companies have been acquiring insurers at an unheard of rate. Now regulators have raised concerns over asset risk and short-term greed overcoming long-term sense, as Sarfraz Thind reports


Resolution Re reinsures $5.7bn of US annuity liabilities

Deal with Symetra Life involves structured settlement annuities


Scottish Widows completes £880m buy-in with Littlewoods pensions

The deal covers nearly 7,000 members