Australian private health insurers delay premium rises due to Covid-19

It comes as the Australian government has effectively nationalised private hospitals


Generali Switzerland's three-phase approach to coping with Covid-19

Giselle Lim, chief risk officer at Generali Switzerland, describes how the insurer is responding to the operational, capital markets and communication challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic


Covid-19 to 'wipe out' insurers' short-term projections

Insurers are also advised to be aware of liquidity risk arising from the crisis


Karel Van Hulle: Supervisors should tell insurers to consider customer interests in dividend decisions

"Godfather of Solvency II" adds voice to dividend distribution debate


Covid-19 global recession forecast to be 'sharp but short'

Swiss Re expects real GDP to fall 3% in the US and 4.5% in Europe


China pushes for longer-term medical cover in wake of Covid-19

The Chinese regulator wants more innovation in the RMB 244bn insurance line


Coronavirus had little impact on UK mortality in Q1

Although the future situation could change significantly, actuaries warn


Achmea suspends dividends, awaits "more clarity" on pandemic

It follows the lead of ASR, NN Group and Aegon


Covid-19 turns insurance sector outlooks negative - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the views of credit rating agencies for insurance sectors worldwide


Insurers look to technology to solve Covid-19 operational issues

Insurtechs say crisis will stimulate interest in solutions that mitigate operational overload