SST implementation provides lessons for Solvency II

The five year period to complete implementation of the Swiss Solvency Test is almost at an end but the country's regulator has been unable to approve definitively any insurer's internal model. What are the lessons for other European regulators? Helen Yates explains


Scor issues new Atlas VI notes

Will cover European windstorms and Japanese earthquakes


Will Solvency II deadline be lost in transition?

It looks increasingly unlikely that Solvency II will arrive with a big bang on 1 January 2013 because some key aspects of the directive will be phased in. But the transitional arrangements have yet to be spelled out. Helen Yates explains


Chartis to up cat bond

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Swiss Re pays back Berkshire Hathaway

Reinsurer will still have significant excess capital


$100m Mariah Re cat bond launched

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