UK P&I Club losses reflect tough year for marine insurers

Competition, segmentation and low margins make navigating conditions difficult


German life insurers relish €4.5bn-plus saving on ZZR contributions

The revised methodology for calculating Germany's special interest rate reserves is saving billions for the country's life insurers. David Walker reports


Most of Europe's non-life business "marginal or loss-making" in 2017

Analysis by Insurance Risk Data of combined ratios reveals marine, aviation and transport is the sector with the least profitable premiums. David Walker reports


EU non-life insurers lost money underwriting half their premiums

Insurance Risk Data reveals loss-making lines in 2017


French worse than Italians at Solvency II filings

Insurance Risk Data reveals the main offenders behind poor documents


Solvency II reporting: most mistakes found in crucial solvency ratios

Missing and imprecise figures not ironed out in second year, Insurance Risk Data research finds


UK Defence Club picks Cyprus as EU base post-Brexit

UK insurers expanding to Continent wrote £4bn in EU ex-UK in 2017


SFCRs reveal latest ceding levels for property insurers

Lloyd's and Allianz top list of risk transfers for fire and property damage


Trade insurers expand books despite protectionism

Euler Hermes still top for credit and suretyship cover in 2017, data shows


Aviva unit reveals 500,000,000% SCR

Calculation is accurate, but will skew averages enormously