Linda Lacewell: New York's no-nonsense reformer

Change... it's overdue. The head of the NYDFS, Linda Lacewell, believes there is a transformative energy in the air and it must not be wasted. She speaks to Sarfraz Thind


Equality in insurance: what actions beyond the words?

The US insurance sector was quick to state its support for black lives after George Floyd's death resonated across communities worldwide. It has a questionable history of action on racial inequality, but are things about to change? Sarfraz Thind reports


New York regulator hires first sustainability and climate chief

Nina Chen will develop the DFS's policies on climate, sustainability and green finance


First US state regulator joins green supervisors' network

Network of Central Banks and Supervisors for Greening the Financial System has more than 40 members


Cyber insurance "nowhere near what's needed"

Need for industry to catch up on cyber highlighted at insurance conference


Lacewell appointed head of NYDFS

Cuomo's chief of staff to replace Maria Vullo at the end of January


Vullo to leave NYDFS role in February

Steps down from position at one of the most powerful financial authorities in US