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Questioning the value of IFRS 17

Irish insurance chief risk officers have expressed scepticism about the benefits of IFRS 17 and fear the principles-based nature of the insurance accounting standard will hamper consistency. Ronan McCaughey explains

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Ireland's insurers zero in on operational resilience

Operational resilience is fast becoming the watchword for Ireland's re/insurance market and the country's insurance regulator. Ronan McCaughey explains

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Irish insurance market strongly exposed to foreign risks

Insurance Risk Data reveals extent of Ireland’s insurance risk exposure to Italy and the UK

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IFRS 17 Conference: what have we learned?

The upcoming accounting standard for insurance contracts poses several challenges to the industry ranging from skills shortages to stakeholder engagement. On 27 February, experts convened at InsuranceERM's IFRS 17 Conference in London to discuss their approach to successful implementation. Cintia Cheong summarises the findings

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L&G piles on the profits as pension de-risking business blossoms

Investment management division hits £1trn in assets under management

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Insurers exchange ideas to improve engagement on IFRS 17

Skills shortage, getting different teams on board and managing communications are top issues

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Willis Towers Watson hires Underwood as consulting and software head

Alice Underwood to replace Michael Murphy, who moves to New Ireland Assurance

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L&G trebles bulk annuity business

More growth expected in bulk than individual annuity markets