Japan Post Insurance finds silver lining to sales ban

Company lifts full-year profit guidance on expected lower sales expenses


Hymans Robertson bolsters actuarial and capital management team

Nick Ford and Dan Diggins will join the consultancy's life and financial services practice


US life insurers with mortality focus face greatest coronavirus threat

Five reinsurers would bear brunt of any potential losses, says Fitch


Regulators accused of holding back AI modelling growth

Insurers are slow to implement advanced analytics, Willis Towers Watson survey finds


Coronavirus cover 'promise' by Malaysian insurers

The World Health Organisation has declared the outbreak a global health emergency


China's coronavirus outbreak could hit insurers severely - UPDATED

Insurance experts talk to Ronan McCaughey about the mortality, operational and economic losses the deadly virus poses for the re/insurance industry


Aon and Brit back 'climate-friendly' data standard

The initiative aims to help insurers develop products around climate change


New Zealand life insurers face heavy criticism

The insurance regulator highlighted the sector's declining aggregate solvency ratio and high costs


Flood, climate, capital: NAIC president Ray Farmer's agenda for 2020

Ray Farmer is the new president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. In this Q&A with Sarfraz Thind, he talks about flood coverage, international regulation and how he intends to raise climate awareness


Three emerging risks for the 2020s

Andrew Smith, chief risk officer at Qatar Re, discusses three less-discussed risks for insurers that are set to emerge over the next decade