Aegon offloads last US life block to Scor

Deal expected to generate $50m on Transamerica’s capital but a $105m pre-tax IFRS loss


Scor solvency ratio survives US tax-related charge

Insurer trims US cat exposure with "careful management of Florida exposures"


Insurtech brings new challenges to CRO role

Aggelos Andreou asks chief risk officers how they are coping with the opportunities and threats emerging technologies are posing to their firms, and what impact technology will have on the risk function itself


Munich Re defends coal practice

Firm has no threshold for coal underwriting but assesses all risks


Lloyd's CEO steps down

Inga Beale is to leave her post in 2019


Vivat issues €300m RT1 notes

Firm joins several insurers to enter RT1 debt market


Insurers caught in crossfire of Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline

Unfriend Coal has urged insurers to stop backing tar sands projects


SFCRs reveal reinsurance 'mixers' as big as reinsurers

Internal reinsurers created to maximise Solvency II benefits


Allianz to ditch coal completely by 2040

Firm stops insuring single coal-fired power plants or coal mines immediately and lowers investment threshold gradually


Reinsurers' pain laid bare in Willis Re's 2017 industry review

Only four of 34 groups registered improved combined ratios