Caution urged over interpreting ONS figures on UK life expectancy

Longevity experts explain how slowdown in life expectancy improvements will impact insurers


Marine insurance blockchain platform hopes to cut costs, risks and capital

The world's first blockchain platform for the marine insurance sector was launched at the end of May. Paul Walsh sits down with some of the platform's leaders to discuss how it will save costs and reduce risk


IFoA names Hymans Robertson partner as president for 2019

John Taylor to replace Gen Re's Constantinou


UK mortality improvement slowdown likely to persist

The CMI's latest projection model suggests slowing rate is a trend, not a one-off event, as Cintia Cheong reports


QBE actuary joins MGA platform Volante

Chris Drew to join executive committee


Finalists announced for InsuranceERM Awards

See which companies, teams and individuals have made the shortlist for this year's awards for risk and capital management


Blockchain use critical to future of life insurance - report

Technology can help provide more flexible products based on up-to-date information


UK insurers play it cool on Part VII transfers

Brexit is expected to cause a rush of requests to transfer insurance contracts between businesses. But so far, there has not been a deluge of Part VII applications. Paul Walsh reports


Don't underestimate enormity of IFRS 17, warns Hymans Robertson

Implementing the standard that "affects almost every aspect of the business" tops insurers' worries


The new additions to InsuranceERM's Most Influential list

Nine executives recognised for their work on risk and capital management, Brexit and Solvency II