Speed up 'hard Brexit' plans, EU supervisors tell insurers

Joint committee warns any transitional period “by no means guaranteed”


Lloyd's appoints former QBE chief to replace Beale

John Neal take over at Lloyd’s following a turbulent spell at QBE


IAIS gears up for a global supervisory regime

Since the International Association of Insurance Supervisors introduced the Insurance Capital Standard in 2016, the industry and some supervisors have pushed for fundamental changes in a number of areas. With a new consultation package, the IAIS aspires to square the circle. Aggelos Andreou reports


Malaysian insurer warns of IFRS 17 interpretation issues for takaful contracts

Local insurers seem "ahead of the game" in implementation progress


Hiscox profits rise as premiums increase all round

Major reallocation of investment portfolio


Ageas’ CEO named chair of ABI’s General Insurance Council

Andy Watson will replace Amanda Blanc


UK motor insurers vote to pool terrorism vehicle risk

The decision follows a number of vehicle-based terrorism attacks in 2017


EU supervisors insist Solvency II risk margin "is not an issue"

Insurers’ calls for a recalibration of the risk margin are being ignored by Eiopa and national supervisors, as evidenced at Insurance Europe's conference in Brussels last week. Aggelos Andreou reports


Lloyd's CEO steps down

Inga Beale is to leave her post in 2019


German insurers demand process for assessing UK equivalence post-Brexit

GDV warns UK from venturing too far from Solvency II