Better data could liberate life underwriting for mental health conditions

Opportunities exist for improved risk assessment and dynamic underwriting, say actuaries


US and European insurers criticise draft ICS-AM comparability plans

APCIA says IAIS plans for global capital standard are not viable


One year after storm Bernd, German insurers count up bill

Insurers paid €5bn of total €8.5bn bill so far


Australia's IAG joins Net-Zero Insurance Alliance

Announces partnership with First Nations group generating carbon credits


Widening spreads hit UK motor insurers' solvency ratios

Investment bank Jefferies says market dynamics are impeding UK motor insurers


IAIS 2022: bringing the party back to insurance

June's meeting of international regulators was a sunny affair in an idyllic setting. Even the ever-lurking shadow of the ICS couldn't spoil the party after two years of isolation. Sarfraz Thind reports


Insurers feeling hamstrung as protection gaps widen

Current global events and left-field risks are contributing to widening protection gaps and insurers may be restricted in their attempts to reduce them. Paul Walsh reports


IAIS issues consultation on ICS-Aggregation Method comparability criteria

Progress on global capital standards, but still no resolution likely for next two years