Spelling out concerns with IFRS 17 reinsurance accounting

The IASB has revised the insurance contracts accounting standard to minimise mismatches in reinsurance accounting. This may be good news for primary firms and reinsurers, but other challenges remain, as Cintia Cheong reports


Insurance ERM Americas conference 2019 – early bird ends this Friday

The fifth annual Insurance ERM Americas conference takes place in New York on 16 September


Renewals in Scor's P&C business drive H1 premium growth

The French reinsurer admits its P&C pricing practice has been conservative


CRO Forum picks second vice-chair

Allegra van Hövell-Patrizi replaces Jan-Hendrik Erasmus who became Forum chair in May


Scor issues $250m cat bond for earthquakes and storms

Scor says the capital shield policy is a strategic axis for the French reinsurer


NN Group develops coal exclusionary underwriting criteria

The Dutch insurer’s coal policy aims to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy


Irish insurance market strongly exposed to foreign risks

Insurance Risk Data reveals extent of Ireland’s insurance risk exposure to Italy and the UK


Jan-Hendrik Erasmus takes over as CRO Forum chair

Replaces Aviva's Angela Darlington


CCR wins "state aid" legal challenge brought by Scor

Scor alleged CCR held a virtual monopoly over the French natural catastrophe reinsurance market


Opinion: Scor and CIAM can both stake a claim to victory

Paul Walsh explains the fallout from CIAM's resolution at Scor's AGM