Standard Life seals £1.8bn bulk annuity buy-in deal

The Phoenix bulk annuity business was aligned under the Standard Life brand in October 2021


Swiss Re selling remaining stake in Phoenix

Holding was a remnant from sale of ReAssure


UK regulator approves Phoenix's internal model merger

Integration of Standard Life internal model brings solvency boost


UK insurers remain "conservative and cautious" over 2020 mortality data

Impact of Covid-19 pandemic still to be decided


Phoenix expects big benefits from internal model harmonisation

The UK life insurer expects a major Solvency II surplus from the strategy


Phoenix strengthens its bulk purchase annuity team

BPA market was slow in H1, but will return to normal in H2, says CEO Andy Briggs


Insurance industry's complexity revealed by Insurance Risk Data

UK groups have 85 entities on average; Aviva has close to 900


Swiss Re forecasts mild solvency uptick after selling Phoenix stake

Sale unlikely to fully repair 17 points fall in SST ratio in 2020


Phoenix calls off European business sale

The UK life insurer said the sale would not have "maximised shareholder value"


Phoenix nears sale of European business

Former Standard Life divisions to be sold to rival consolidator