Apra spells out demands for life industry stress tests

Australian regulator expects tests to be better integrated into decision making


Just to raise £380m through equity and RT1 debt issue

Shares plunge 16% in morning trading


UK consults on oversight of actuarial profession

Plans to abolish FRC put forward following Kingman review


Five insurers join UK climate risk forum

The forum aims to build capacity and share best practice across financial regulators and industry


UK regulator proposes liquidity risk management rules

Changes in the insurance sector and financial markets have increased liquidity risk, PRA argues


Australian regulator mulls cutting use of offshore reinsurance

Apra is concerned about not being able to oversee the life industry’s risk profile effectively


UK still prioritising Solvency II risk margin amendment

PRA seeks clarity from government over pension superfunds regulation


Australian regulator takes tougher line on insurers

Apra will be ‘meaner’ deputy chairman says


Mandatory climate change disclosures "are only a question of time"

Geoff Summerhayes, board member of the Australian regulator and chair of the UNEP SIF, warns insurers of increased scrutiny


Tunaru report into equity-release mortgages may be good news for insurers

Radu Tunaru's research into how to value the no-negative equity guarantee contained within equity-release mortgages is sparking more debate about this major issue for UK life insurers. Christopher Cundy reports on the finding