L&G in another large longevity deal with Prudential Financial

UK insurer covers $2.9bn of pension liabilities ahead of Solvency II


Rothesay Life strikes £1.6bn bulk annuity deal

Largest pension de-risking transaction of 2015


Keeping faith in credit ratings

Insurers can no longer blindly trust credit ratings, but must have frameworks to assess the suitability of both internal and external ratings. Sarah Wall explains what is required


Rothesay Life takes on £1.2bn of Zurich UK's legacy annuities

Deal reduces risk exposure for Zurich


Abbey Life brokers £2bn longevity swap

Three reinsurers take risk from Scottish Power pension scheme


Hymans quantifies basis risk in DB schemes

Schemes' liabilities are undervalued by 0.5% to 2%


IFOA unveils new methodology for assessing longevity basis risk

Claims research could open up £10bn market


L&G strikes $4bn pension buyout

American car-part supplier transfers liabilities of 30,000 scheme members


Hymans Robertson hires Milliman actuary

Emma McWilliam joins ERM team


Carney raises the stakes on Solvency II internal models

Mark Carney's recent indication that the Bank of England will not hesitate to withhold approval of inadequate internal models raises the question of just how heavy-handed the regulator will turn out to be, as Stephen Makin, Emma McWilliam and Ross Evans discuss