Praedicat launches emerging risks tool for liability insurance

Risks covered include chemicals, plastics, new materials and technologies


Social inflation: 800lbs gorilla or 80lbs monkey?

Casualty insurers are complaining about rising liability losses, driven by a litigious US culture and changing social attitudes. But could a far worse catastrophe be ahead of them? Sarfraz Thind reports


PRA launches questionnaire to inform UK's Solvency II review

Life and general insurers are requested to complete the questionnaire by 20 October


Australian regulator criticises immature recovery plans

Most life insurers chose to inject capital to tackle stressed scenarios


Former Scottish mutual chief wins appeal against UK regulators

Stuart Forsyth had been fined and banned over wife's salary arrangements


PRA's Solvency II impact study to begin with MA survey

UK regulator to focus on MA, risk margin, TMTP and reporting this year


UK seeks to ease approval process for new insurers

Anna Sweeney admits PRA has received relatively few applications


PRA eyes Solvency II impact study this year

UK regulator says timetable for reform is still uncertain


UK regulator prioritises climate change and operational resilience

Brexit a driver for Prudential Regulation Authority's budget increase


Grey swan risks to put insurers in a flap

Climate change, a massive cyber-attack and geopolitical instability are just some of the grey swan risks worrying insurers. CROs tell Ronan McCaughey how they are preparing for these threats, should the worst happen