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North American re/insurers report $2.2bn in pandemic losses

Fitch's estimate is much lower than Lloyd's $13bn global loss tally, but could increase

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How Covid-19 is changing the UK's prudential supervision

At a recent webinar organised by the Association of British Insurers, experts discussed what Covid-19 and Brexit might mean for the future direction of UK prudential regulation. Cintia Cheong reports

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Transition out of lockdown will be a focus for UK regulator

Not all insurers were well prepared for Covid-19, says Bank of England

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Scottish Widows hails gains from manager switch and longevity release

Dropping Standard Life Aberdeen produces one-off profit boost

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Pacific Life Re strikes landmark £10bn longevity swap deal

The deal is the second largest ever seen in the UK

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Mortality reserving windfalls: a reversal of fortune?

UK life insurers have enjoyed several years of unexpected profits thanks to the slowdown of mortality improvements, but recent statistics hint this trend may be about to reverse. Cintia Cheong reports

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UK insurers to participate in climate stress tests in 2021

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has set deadline for UK financial institutions

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Syndicates hail results of Lloyd's 'Decile 10' process

Power back in underwriters’ hands for “first time in several years,” says one syndicate

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Five insurers join UK climate risk forum

The forum aims to build capacity and share best practice across financial regulators and industry

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Scottish Widows offloads staff pension scheme to save £600m in capital

Transferred to Lloyds Bank as part of ring-fencing restructure