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UK bulk annuity market to top £10bn in 2014

Capacity created by collapse in individual markets

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Generali sells Swiss private bank for $1.7bn

Disposal boosts Solvency I ratio by 9 percentage points

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The UK pensions bombshell: opportunities among the wreckage?

The UK annuities market is undergoing a dramatic change as the rules on retirement products are rewritten. In this article, Christopher Cundy looks at five major implications for products and strategy

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Fitch cuts outlook on UK life insurance to negative

Recent events create threats for sector

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Pension buy-in capacity underused in 2012, despite favourable pricing

Deal volume could double this year before capacity is constrained, says LCP

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Sandy losses to overwhelm federal flood programme

Private-sector alternative is feasible, says economist

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"Proportionality is the key word in Solvency II"

One size does not fit all, says MGM Advantage's David Gulland

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"Confirm definitive guidance on level 2 and 3 measures as soon as possible"

UK clients just want to get on with Solvency II, stresses Karl Murphy