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LDTI will disproportionately hurt US long-term care

Decline in investment returns and morbidity assumptions to hit LTC reserves, says Moody’s

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Germany's ZZR to hit at least €100bn in 2023, says Moody's

Life companies to keep selling fixed income to feed the cash-cushion

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The reinsurance business: time to bounce back?

Reinsurance pricing has improved but analysts believe headwinds remain. Ahead of the Rendez-Vous de Septembre in Monte Carlo, Cintia Cheong compares the views of credit rating agencies on the global market outlook

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Implementing IFRS 17 discount curves: theoretical and practical challenges

Insurers will have to develop their own assumptions around discount rates under IFRS 17, which will re-open some old debates around incorporating the illiquidity premium. Steven Morrison explains.

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Moody's acquires RiskFirst's PFaroe, eyes expansion into insurance markets

Opportunities in bulk annuity markets and connecting liabilities with assets

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IFRS 17 threatens business models and comparability

But new accounting standard is a step in the right direction, say experts

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German insurers forecast to consolidate closed-book business

Moody’s says low interest rates means life insurers have incentives to consolidate

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Libor transition risks facing insurers highlighted

Prudential’s SFCR reveals liquidity risk after Libor is discontinued

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US variable annuities reform wins Moody's approval

The rating agency views the reform as credit positive

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Moody's Analytics partnership targets IFRS 17 opportunities in Africa

The data and technology provider has partnered with a South African consultancy