New Zealand regulator shows compromise on actuaries' proposed roles

RBNZ did want solvency, outsourcing and conduct insights from appointed actuaries


RBNZ reveals across-the-board falls in solvency under planned rules

Ratio for life insurers falls to 115%


New Zealand non-lifers would fail solvency if reinsurers impaired

Australasian regulators have revealed performance of their general insurers


Call for New Zealand to align interim capital rules with IFRS 17 in 2023

The interim solvency standard is part of a two-phase review by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand


New Zealand delays implementation of interim capital rules

RBNZ postpones interim solvency standard to align with IFRS 17


New Zealand proposes policyholder guarantee fund

RBNZ to review insurers' disclosure, solvency capital and statutory funds


AIA NZ facing fine over "false and misleading" information to customers

Insurer self-reported breaches to conduct regulator as part of wider review


New Zealand proposes additional solvency capital buffer

Interim insurance solvency standard to take effect in 2022 to reflect IFRS 17


NZ insurers welcome revised principles for solvency standards review

Reserve Bank of New Zealand consulted on principles that will guide the review and timeline