923

IASB shakes up insurance accounting

Exposure draft foreshadows big changes in income statements

831

UK budget is a mixed bag for insurers

IPT is increased but government commits to tax reform on foreign branches

752

New policies may worry UK life industry

Coalition government's potential cut in pension tax relief is a concern

640

UK Treasury consults on tax effects of Solvency II

And wider reform of life insurance taxation is being considered

573

Ex-insurance executive appointed to IASB

Former CFO of Hannover Re one of two new members

548

Tax changes needed to stop more insurers leaving UK

Solvency II will make it easier for companies to relocate within Europe, ABI stresses

503

Understanding risk tolerance is key ERM challenge

Risk appetite has to be established at group level, stresses Aon Benfield report

476

More guidance needed for better EV reporting

Fitch says inconsistent approaches likely to persist for some time

462

Reporting standards are "harming the insurance industry"

PwC survey results show reporting must reflect economic reality

388

IASB continues to debate IAS 39

So far there's no joy for those wanting to remove liabilities from its scope