KPMG promotes Trevor Jones to its UK head of insurance

He has worked at KPMG for over 24 years


Asian life insurer FWD appoints KPMG's Michael van Vuuren as chief actuary

The Hong Kong-based player operates in 10 markets across Asia


PRA eyes Solvency II impact study this year

UK regulator says timetable for reform is still uncertain


ABI's Huw Evans to take up KPMG role

ABI and KPMG collaboration suspended to avoid potential conflict of interest


First IFRS 17 reporting is crucial to making a good impression

KPMG's Peter Carlson explains what to watch out for in 2023


Bermuda to see continued re/insurance influx despite pandemic

KPMG says Bermudian government will keep the focus on industry amid talks of independence


Matching adjustment becomes a battleground in UK's Solvency II consultation

Respondents to the UK's consultation on the future of Solvency II have taken starkly opposing positions on the matching adjustment, with some arguing for liberalisation and others for scrapping it. Christopher Cundy reports


ICS capital calculations: onerous, uncertain, but growing in relevance

The global Insurance Capital Standard (ICS) requires yet more modelling work for insurers and some of its rules for calculating capital are vague. It's currently a low priority for insurers and investors, but UK firms in particular should watch closely. Christopher Cundy reports


IFRS 17 confidence level disclosure: ultimate run-off vs one year

Cintia Cheong explores why insurers face a tricky choice between the two different time horizons for the confidence level disclosure of the IFRS 17 risk adjustment


Milliman hires ex-KPMG partner for UK life insurance team

John Jenkins will be advising clients and taking on appointed actuary roles