Insurers optimistic on UK tax

Better environment could encourage firms to move back, says PwC


Virtual round table: dual-running an ICAS and Solvency II model

Avoiding the costs of dual-running an ICAS and Solvency II model during 2013 and other issues arising from the delay in implementation of the directive to 2014 are clouding insurers' planning. Three experts give their views on the areas where firms should be focusing


Accounting differences hinder US-Canadian comparisons

Moody's contrasts US GAAP and C-IFRS for insurers


CEA opposes US tax on foreign re/insurers

European federation and US industry groups dispute effects of Neal bill


Willis and XL implement e-accounting

Firms will use the new Acord 2010.2 data standard


What is the future for supplementary reporting?

With the onset of Solvency II and IASB/FASB Phase II, supplementary reporting needs to adapt. Kamran Foroughi explains the background to this in the context of life insurers' reporting under EEV/MCEV principles in 2010.


IASB and FASB announce delay on convergence projects

End of 2011 now likely for completion


Budget changes crucial for insurers, says ABI

Revisions on foreign branch profits will help industry


CEIOPS airs concerns about IASB's insurance contracts draft

Montalvo raises issue of volatility in the income statement


Key changes needed to IASB's insurance contracts ED

Otherwise, warns Towers Watson, understanding insurers' financial statements will be difficult