Talanx RoE will be lower under IFRS 17 and 9, CFO warns

Understanding the impact of IFRS 9 and 17 is a key focus for insurers currently. German insurance group Talanx has shed light on the issue by warning its return on equity will be lower under IFRS 9 and 17. Cintia Cheong explains


Axis Capital expecting up to $110m Hagibis hit

The firm’s losses are expected to make up a tiny amount of total industry losses from Hagibis


The dual challenge of implementing IFRS 17 and IFRS 9

Insurers across the world whose accounting practices are based on IFRS principles are busy preparing for the most radical shakeup for a generation. Cintia Cheong explains the basics behind those changes and how the industry is preparing


Talanx first to reveal its ICS capital ratio

Results of field testing of Insurance Capital Standard disclosed to investors


Talanx signs up to PRI and goes carbon neutral

Aims to have net zero carbon footprint in Germany within the financial year


Resolution Life founder predicts 10 or fewer life firms for Australia

Clive Cowdery foresees three dominating


The Hartford ranked top insurer in US most "just" companies

Just Capital reviewed the 1,000 largest US public companies on their contributions to society


Lloyd's receives 80 applications for 'syndicate in box'

Figure John Neal revealed is nearly as many as syndicates already in market


Insurtech weekly: VIG, Betterview, Blink, Clara Analytics, HealthCare.com, Axa

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


Talanx reports huge improvement in industrial lines

But low interest rates create headwinds for German group