IAIS chief holds firm on entities approach to systemic risk

Activities-based approach is complementary, says Kawai


FSOC's Woodall criticises IAIS transparency and engagement

Woodall asks why he is not allowed to attend systemic risk meeting


IAIS should avoid setting new standards on corporate governance says Insurance Europe

Lobby group asks for removal of "implicit" requirements in response to IAIS draft paper


Insurers split on recovery and resolution planning

As the IAIS looks to develop a market-wide approach to systemic risk, Eiopa is developing rules that will require recovery and resolution plans from all insurers regardless of their size. This broader approach to systemic risk has split industry opinion and pitted large firms against small. Callum Tanner reports


South African regulator to lead IAIS

Jonathan Dixon to replace Yoshihiro Kawai


Pakistan to align insurance law with international norms

Proposed rules give watchdog extensive powers


Amice slams treatment of mutuals by IAIS

Association pushes back against special treatment as "micro-entities"


IAIS revamps methodology to designate too-big-to-fail insurers

Absolute reference values to be used for a number of indicators


Eiopa to spend €21.7m on 2016 strategic objectives

Authority budgets €7.9m for organisational improvements, cites talent scarcity as key risk


US state regulators agree to devise group capital calculation

Measure is not intended to be practical implementation of ICS