Australia's life insurers in the emergency room

David Walker reports on the suitability, reputational and distribution crises that are destroying the profitability of the country's life sector


Racial equality is overwhelming message at NAIC meeting

President Ray Farmer calls 2020 a moment of historical inflexion, commits NAIC to change


Equality in insurance: what actions beyond the words?

The US insurance sector was quick to state its support for black lives after George Floyd's death resonated across communities worldwide. It has a questionable history of action on racial inequality, but are things about to change? Sarfraz Thind reports


Crédit Agricole Assurances supports BI customers during Covid-19

It was part of a "mutual and voluntary support scheme" for customers


Insurers called on to grow intangible assets business

Intangible assets risk becoming major blind spot for firms, Lloyd's says


Irish regulator publishes expectations on insurers' handling of BI claims

Insurers should not pursue legal costs where test cases find for underwriters, CBI says


Cattolica board acts to comfort staff after police raid

Board expresses closeness and solidarity to employees, and gives go-ahead to Generali's injection


Cattolica affirms Generali deal - despite law enforcement office raid

Documents from Cattolica related to recent shareholder meetings were taken


The heat is on for climate risk modelling

It is time for catastrophe risk model developers to go beyond a piecemeal approach to addressing climate change, argues Jayanta Guin


Australia prepares BI coverage test case

Court decision will help develop better understanding of Covid-19 exclusions, says ICA