Shareholders to profit from Direct Line international sale

Insurer underlines strong capital position


Mapfre joins CRO Forum

Spanish insurer becomes 10th associate member


AM Best conducts more stress tests in light of Euro turmoil

Holds negative view of overall market environment


Mapfre signs up for Risk Explorer

Spain's largest insurer licenses URS software


Solvency II extra year is vital for Spain

Many in Spain's insurance industry are struggling to keep up the momentum needed to be ready for the onerous demands of Solvency II. So both regulators and insurers in Spain seem to be grateful to have at least an extra year to prepare for implementation of the directive, as Lorna Davies reports


More insurers to be downgraded?

Allianz and CCR amongst those already downgraded by AM Best


More European insurers downgraded

Groupama, Mapfre and Generali the latest