Apra proposes limiting use of offshore life reinsurance

The Australian watchdog argues offshore reinsurers reduce regulatory visibility


Operational resilience final rules in UK are "fundamental shift" for insurers

The rules are due to become effective on 31 March 2022


Eiopa names candidates for chair

Two regulators and one industry executive feature in shortlist


Auditors welcome PRA expectations on Solvency II matching adjustment

PRA makes new expectations around auditors' communication


Regulators should encourage cat model diversity, says Oxford University study

Researchers have shown how the re/insurance markets can benefit from using a diversity of catastrophe models to understand and price their risk. So what are regulators doing about it? Christopher Cundy reports


PRA: rule-making approach better than EU statutory approach

Sam Woods explains possible shift in regulator's role following Brexit


Allianz acknowledges failings in oversight for Australian unit

Allianz Australia Insurance agrees it had "longstanding, persistent and serious" risk deficiencies


Australian BI line posts 278% combined ratio in Q4

Non-life firms' BI reserving contributes to A$1.1bn quarterly loss


Australian association to investigate affordability and availability problems

Insurance Council of Australia seeking solutions to decade-long issues


Solvency II performed well during Covid-19, but challenges persist

Fitch event panellists discussed Solvency II, Covid-19 and post-pandemic recovery