Bermuda Monetary Authority appoints Ricardo Garcia as managing director

The supervision of insurance will be one of his areas of responsibility


European regulators outline Brexit mitigation measures

As the threat of a no-deal Brexit becomes more likely, some EU countries are stepping up their preparations to ensure service continuity. Cintia Cheong spoke to regulators and governments in five big EU27 markets to find out what they have planned


AIA reports 50% decline in net profit for H1 2018

Equity market volatility blamed for the plunge


Metlife Asia names new president

US insurer also hired new head of strategic growth markets for Asia


Swiss Re: Global losses from disasters plummeted in H1 2018

Preliminary data estimate economic losses to $36bn


Chinese insurance giant eyes Prudential’s Asia business

Deal could be valued at $51.5bn, which would make it China’s biggest outbound acquisition


Efrag avoids discussion on IFRS 17 implementation timelines

TEG members reluctant to vote on remaining issues


Just warns of impact from regulator's matching adjustment reforms

UK life insurer is a major investor in equity release mortgages, the MA treatment of which is under scrutiny


IFRS 17 skills shortage a bigger concern than budget availability, says survey

Insurers less prepared for IFRS 17 than IFRS 9


Data insights risk creating "uninsurable underclass"

Reputational risk emerges from advanced data analytics