Swiss IAIGs expected to self-identify this year

Internationally active insurance groups will be subject to enhanced supervision and capital rules


Orsas are for short-term planning, not long-term climate risk assessment

Zurich's John Scott agrees with Insurance Europe's view on Eiopa's proposals


German trade insurers win further six months' breathing room

Public-private umbrella protection programme extended to June 2021


Zurich and Farmers Exchanges to buy MetLife's US P&C business for $3.94bn

The Swiss insurance group said the acquisition would support delivery of its 2022 growth targets


NAIC conference hosts five opposing views in pandemic insurance debate

Insurers express little enthusiasm for involvement in the business


Allianz expands Australian non-life work in A$725m deal

Westpac's sale marks another bancassurer offloading underwriting


Learn how to combat rising cyber-attacks post-Covid-19

Operational resilience is a hot topic at this week's Insurance Risk & Capital EMEA virtual conference


Transition risk to low-carbon economy poses pricing challenge for insurers

Zurich already applies carbon intensity of GDP figures in commercial portfolio


Zurich EMEA chief: Covid-19 reveals importance of contract certainty

Alison Martin notes learning point from the pandemic for insurers


COMMENT: How the US is making progress on climate change

Bill Wilkins, CRO of US re/insurer Safety National, says climate risk cannot be solved by the US alone