Australia aims to raise health insurer capital requirements

Apra proposing to extend Lagic regime to private health insurers


PRA recommends Part VII insurance transfers hike

The PRA is proposing to replace the current ‘two-fee approach’


Candace Woods: engineering financial wellness

Prudential Financial's chief actuary talks to Christopher Cundy about her role in improving diversity, reforming its actuarial team and the regulatory challenges facing the insurer.


UK reacts angrily to Eiopa's Brexit preparedness warning - UPDATED

More than 100 UK and Gibraltar companies have no or insufficient contingency plans, says Eiopa


Australian regulator to sharpen cyber risk focus

Enforcement expected to be another area Apra will develop


Reports: UK-EU financial services deal edges closer

A tentative deal is reported to have been agreed


US Sifi designations: not exactly dead

The Federal Reserve's work on large insurer regulation appeared to receive a final nail in the coffin when Prudential's Sifi designation was removed this month. Insurers have rejoiced, but systemic risk regulation has not been buried entirely. Sarfraz Thind reports


UK postpones equity release mortgage reforms

Decision based on consultation feedback


Prudential Financial seals $3.2bn longevity reinsurance deals

US insurer says deals signal healthy growth in UK pension risk transfer market


Prudential Financial loses Sifi status

Insurer does not pose threat to financial stability, say US regulators