Manulife reinsures $22bn US annuities block

Deal with Venerable Holdings will free up $2bn of capital


Cyber security tops IIS's external threat ranking

The International Insurance Society polled almost 10,000 C-suite and senior executives at re/insurers


IRC Americas: Covid-19 likely to impact risk culture, not supervision

Risk experts explain how pandemic makes strong risk culture harder to create


IRC Americas: ICS is not reasonable for long-term US market needs

Global capital standard rounded on by participants for its broad-brush approach


Find out about the US stance on the ICS regime

All will be explained at InsuranceERM's Americas virtual conference on 22-23 of September


Insurers face "carrot or stick" decisions on climate change

Underwriters' response to climate change in their day-to-day business has become a major bone of contention and is often boiling down to a debate over whether the focus should be on incentives or punishments. Paul Walsh reports


Pacific Life Re issues $800m green bond

The reinsurer says it is the largest ESG debt offering from a US life insurer so far


Canada names three IAIGs

Five remaining insurers to be identified


Policymaker issues call for more risk data for Asia's insurers

Malaysian deputy PM launches industry/academic partnership


"Cyber risk can grow into a systemic event"

Participants at Insurance Risk & Capital Americas event debated emerging systemic risks