Global insurers ask governments for flexibility and no retroactive coverage

GFIA makes wish list for governments to consider during Covid-19 crisis


Canada's reinsurance proposals could triple capital requirements

GFIA warns of "enormous unintended consequences" from regulatory reforms


Korean life insurers press for longer IFRS 17 delay - UPDATED

Firms need more time to prepare for the regulatory change


Concerns raised about IAIS paper on insurers' recovery planning

GFIA welcomes elements of the paper, but is also critical


Supervisors inconsistent in monitoring climate risk

Supervisors' varying levels of familiarity with climate risk requires the establishment of a global framework for measuring and managing those risks, according to the IAIS and the UN SIF.


US Treasury urged to clarify tax status for non-US insurers

US shareholders could be left in limbo for their tax obligations


ICS version 1.0 inspires little faith in IAIS timetable

Despite the IAIS heralding the launch of insurance capital standard version 1.0, insurers say it has achieved a lot less than originally promised. Is it time to scale back ambitions for version 2.0? Callum Tanner reports


Insurers hail change in ICS timeline

Questions about the type of standard remain unanswered


G-SII capital standard "should be below Solvency II SCR"

Responses to IAIS draft say 2015 implementation is ambitious