Uniqa gets approval for Solvency II internal model

Solvency ratio boosted by 44 percentage points


UK regulator proposes reforms to internal model change approval

Regulator hopes to reduce burden of Solvency II on internal model firms


A.M. Best's revised BCAR methodology could dent industry expansion plans

Guy Carpenter argues new way to generate capital adequacy ratio hits insurers entering new lines harder


Bermuda delays reforms to solvency capital rules

Authority aims to increase risk sensitivity of standard formula


WTW launches Igloo 5 modelling software

First delivery of "next generation" capital modelling software


Talanx spells out costs of implementing IFRS 9 and 17

German insurance group to spend two-thirds as much as its Solvency II budget


Eiopa's Fausto Parente: convergence is the remedy for regulatory arbitrage

The executive director of the EU's insurance authority discusses its new powers, Brexit, supervisory convergence, insurtech and sustainability in this interview with Christopher Cundy


Model changes bring Aegon close to "opportunity zone"

Dutch insurer adds 10pp to its solvency capital ratio, bringing it close to the upper limit of its target capitalisation


Economic resilience leaves Australia's general insurers in need of live local stress modelling data

Regulator says industry should draw on foreign experience to test robustness to disasters


IAIS faces fresh debate on systemic risk – and clash on capital standard

The International Association of Insurance Supervisors meeting in Kuala Lumpur this week comes amid a renewed debate about systemic risk in insurers and big questions about the deadlines for developing a global capital standard. Christopher Cundy reports