Helvetia names Swiss Life AM's risk chief as next CFO

Annelis Lüscher Hämmerli to succeed Paul Norton


Swiss Life increases net profit by 7% in 2018

It is the successive year Swiss Life has increased its net profit


Swiss Re appoints ex-Aviva CEO to lead ReAssure

Industry veteran Mark Hodges will steer ReAssure through an anticipated IPO in 2019


Scor and Prudential likely to benefit from IFRS 17; some set to lose out

IFRS 17 "increasingly likely" to be delayed by up to two years, says Deutsche Bank


Double digit fee income growth boosts Swiss Life profits

Insurer also names replacement for CFO


Finma hits back at critics of Swiss Solvency Test

President says SST harshness versus Solvency II is justified


Helvetia criticises Swiss regulator for interfering with life policy guarantees

Chief executive also comments on Italy's Ivass


Swiss Life net profit breaches CHF 1bn mark

All units contributed to group result, chief executive says


Swiss Life continues shift to fee-based products

"Risk" business declines year-on-year


QE reveals the deception of the Solvency II curve

The Solvency II discount curve is masking the impact of tumbling interest rates and artificially increasing levels of available capital, but firms and supervisors are already seeking to gauge the true vulnerability of businesses. Hugo Coelho reports