Dive In 2021: regulators spur action on diversity and inclusion

As the annual Dive In Festival, designed to promote diversity and inclusion in the insurance sector, gets underway, Paul Walsh finds financial regulators are adding their weight to the agenda


Prudential Financial offloads $31bn in variable annuities to Fortitude Re

Latest divestment accounts for 17% of the insurer's annuity book


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

Impact of Covid-19 pandemic still to be decided


PRA launches questionnaire to inform UK's Solvency II review

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


Prudential's pricing strategy stays resilient despite Covid-19

India and Indonesia are its biggest markets most exposed to the pandemic


Prudential Financial ready for LDTI in 2023

Insurer continuing to trim variable annuity portfolio as seeks to be less market sensitive


PRA reveals timeline for 2022 insurance stress test

The exercise will help the UK regulator identify improvements for the Solvency II review


Australian regulator criticises immature recovery plans

Most life insurers chose to inject capital to tackle stressed scenarios


PRA launches impact study for Solvency II review

The QIS aims to collect data to model different options and potential policy outcomes


Australian BI insurers must report failings in risk management frameworks

Business interruption claims arising from Covid-19 surprised underwriters