The beginning of the end for coal investment and underwriting

Insurers have made efforts to disengage themselves from the coal industry on both sides of the balance sheet, but climate activists say they could do more. Cintia Cheong wraps up the latest developments


Phoenix and Tryg set to issue RT1 debt

Investor roadshows begin this week


Tier 1 debt issuance on cards as Solvency II grandfathering expires

Nearly €5bn of grandfathered debt due to expire before 2020


Lloyd's syndicates issue capital calls exceeding $500m after horror 2017

Insurance pools call on Names to help repair damage


Swiss Re posts a rival-beating Solvency II coverage ratio

Own calculations put ratio at more than 310%


Scor promotes actuary to head of reserving, modelling and risk management

Ecaterina Nisipasu's appointment forms part of reshuffle


Scor predicts three-pronged impact of AI on reinsurance

Scor envisages the impact of Artificial Intelligence will parallel developments seen in the medicine and auto industries.


Aon Benfield appoints former Axa Re CEO to lead capital advisory division

Eric Paire also previously held senior positions at French reinsurer Scor


Scor issues $625m of RT1 debt

First US dollar-denominated issue of restricted tier 1 debt


Insurers make 'short work' of SFCR internal model disclosures

David Walker compares how firms describe internal models in their solvency and financial condition reports and considers how the practice may evolve