Treasury Committee finds fundamental discord between UK insurers and their regulator

Underwriters and supervisor "lack confidence" in each other, committee report says


NN's Jan-Hendrik Erasmus: "the key issue is how to embrace technology"

NN Group's chief risk officer discusses with David Walker how the Dutch insurer is positioned for M&A, why Solvency II does not need to change, longevity risk hedging and today's technology and cyber challenges


Internal models "by and large consistent" on sovereign risk, says Eiopa

EU authority issues update on its internal model consistency projects


115 companies' credit ratings under review following AM Best's methodology update

Hannover Re, Munich Re, Swiss Re and Allstate companies may be upgraded


Admiral licenses ESG from Moody's Analytics

For modelling market risk and investments


Direct Line invests £1.3m in fintech firm

UK-based Canopy is targeting the property rental market


Weak risk modelling at heart of possible insurer downgrades, warns Fitch

Some insurers will need fresh capital after loss year may reach $190bn


MetaRisk adds support for BCAR and hours clauses

Version 10 also updates automation tools


BaFin pulls no punches in explaining Orsa shortcomings

Germany's regulator has said insurers must improve virtually all aspects of their Orsa reporting for 2018. David Walker reports


German insurers call for closer analysis of Eiopa's internal model role

Trade body GDV also warns against weakening Eiopa's current funding arrangements