Scottish Widows hails gains from manager switch and longevity release

Dropping Standard Life Aberdeen produces one-off profit boost


Group-wide contributions help NN lift operating profits 10%

Only domestic life business disappoints Dutch insurance and asset management group


Storebrand profits dip despite savings growth

Higher claims on disability and critical illness products hit insurance segment


Prudential Financial looks to reinsurance to boost flat income

"Meaningful earnings" from Assurance IQ acquisition unlikely this year


IMF risk alert for Austrian insurance sector

The international body warns about the impact of the low interest rate environment


China Life expects net profit to rocket in 2019

Investment returns have driven the surge


Eiopa's Gabriel Bernardino: climate disclosures will become mandatory

Gabriel Bernardino, chair of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (Eiopa) joined InsuranceERM's Insurance Risk and Capital EMEA conference earlier this month. In a Q&A with Christopher Cundy, he answered questions about climate change, the Solvency II review and conduct risk


Eiopa investigation finds estimate of illiquidity in insurer liabilities

Major report also considers asset illiquidity for EEA insurers


Spanish sector stays strong, despite low rates

Fitch Ratings says Spain’s insurance market maintains strong profitability


InsuranceERM survey: CROs take the lead on climate risk management

Survey of UK insurers reveal roles responsible for financial risks arising from climate change