Insurtech weekly: Openly, Battleface, Prudential Financial, Allianz, B3i, Tremor, WTW

A roundup of the latest fundraisings and collaborations in the world of insurance technology


WTW expands climate advisory team

Tony Rooke joins from CDP


IASB staff propose 2023 deadline for IFRS 17

One year later than previous recommendation


WTW hints at IFRS 17 effective date, based on February decisions

Willis Towers Watson says redeliberations have resulted in minor changes to the accounting standard


The most dangerous risk for re/insurers in 2020

Climate change rises sharply in Willis Towers Watson's rankings


Capital models: run, review, repeat

Recent surveys by consultancies Willis Towers Watson and PwC have revealed how UK life insurers have revised their approach to capital modelling. Christopher Cundy reports on some of the highlights


Willis Towers Watson to launch IFRS 17 software in 2019

Regulatory and other reporting requirements are driving the pace of change, says the broker


Analysts welcome UK's move to improve solvency capital disclosure

PRA publishes template to aid insight into capital roll forward


WTW updates ResQ to prepare for IFRS 17

Reserving software promises improved automation, efficiency and usability


2018 "pivotal" to UK with-profits industry

Willis Towers Watson says simplifying products is high on providers' agenda