How Covid-19 is changing the UK's prudential supervision

At a recent webinar organised by the Association of British Insurers, experts discussed what Covid-19 and Brexit might mean for the future direction of UK prudential regulation. Cintia Cheong reports


Hong Kong sales rose in Q1, though pandemic effects evident

Sales to mainland visitors suffer 27% quarterly drop


Profits at Australian insurers nosedive on Covid-19 and natcats

Q1 underwriting losses hits A$991m


PRA postpones UK insurance and climate stress tests

The regulator cited pressure on firms due to the Covid-19 pandemic


Prudential Financial reports Q1 loss of $271m

Includes $698m pre-tax investment losses


UK regulators respond to parliament's Covid-19 insurance questions

The possibility of a pandemic risk pool, alleged unfair treatment to customers and the current solvency situation of insurers were among the topics that MPs posed to the UK's top regulators in a grilling at the Treasury Committee. Paul Walsh reports


Coronavirus spurs Prudential's directors to take pay cuts

The insurer says its business model is "highly resilient"


Prudential Financial to sell Korean business for nearly $2bn

US insurer wants to focus on Japan and emerging markets


Coronavirus: insurance regulatory action tracker - UPDATED

The latest worldwide insurance regulatory responses to Covid-19 summarised