IT investment powers German life back-book consolidation

Viridium's CEO Tilo Dresig explains the benefits of taking a modern approach


European life M&A transaction value reaches $639bn

Fitch Ratings observes geographic shift in leading deal locations


Rising interest rates won't stymie life back book deals

Experts share the latest trends in this area with InsuranceERM


Rising interest rates unlikely to deter life back-book sellers, says Moody's

Jefferies urging Axa to consider German legacy life book sale


Zurich cuts capital intensity in $20bn German back-book sale

Viridium says Zurich Deutscher Herold deal adds €21bn of assets


Hannover Re's Viridium investment boosts H1 life and health profit

Reinsurer gained one-off income of Є100m from the run-off specialist


German life book consolidation: cultural shift needed

Following the sale of Generali Leben to Viridium, the largest-ever transfer of a German life book, participants are hopeful it will convince doubtful minds and open the door to more deals. Christopher Cundy reports


Axa plans €1.2bn life sale to private equity group

Cinven move for Axa Life Europe complements purchases in Germany


German regulator cautious over Generali Leben sale

Generali and Viridium agreed on deal - but BaFin may not


Generali agrees sale of German life unit

Hannover Re and private equity among the buyers of Generali Leben