Pension superfunds "not a competing proposition", says L&G

The pension risk transfer market and investment solutions put insurers in a strong position to manage defined-benefit pension liabilities, L&G's head of pricing and execution Pretty Sagoo tells Cintia Cheong


North American re/insurers report $2.2bn in pandemic losses

Fitch's estimate is much lower than Lloyd's $13bn global loss tally, but could increase


South Korean insurers' earnings take a 38% hit in Q1

Fitch warns of further headaches for South Korean and Thai industries


Fitch turned negative on 30% of insurers during pandemic

Asset stress caused the vast majority of negative actions


HSBC to take full ownership of Chinese life JV

Move facilitates more involvement in Greater Bay Area, says group CEO


Chinese business cover for Covid-19 risks insurers' underwriting stability

Fitch Ratings warns there is limited data available to actuarially price the products


Covid-19 turns insurance sector outlooks negative - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the views of credit rating agencies for insurance sectors worldwide


S&P bucks trend with stable outlook for US insurers amid Covid-19 - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the impact of the pandemic on insurance sectors worldwide


Fitch turns negative on UK life sector after Covid-19 turmoil

Pandemic will likely "see risks that have never before been observed"


Fitch cuts US life insurance outlook to negative

Coronavirus impact a concern for long-term credit quality, says agency