Aspen loses $37m in H1 as underwriting expenses rise

The loss follows a net income of $16.1m in H1 2018


Credit spread movement hits Aegon's Dutch Solvency II ratio

Ratio drops from 190% to 152% year-on-year


Lower claims and strong investment return boosts QBE

The Australian insurer’s investment portfolio delivered an annual net return of 6.8% in H1 2019


Admiral bemoans Ogden impact in H1

The UK motor and home insurer expects to be hit between £50m -£60m from the Ogden rate change


Jebi loss creep takes its toll on Talanx

The German re/insurer experienced losses of €54m from typhoon Jebi


Hannover Re's Viridium investment boosts H1 life and health profit

Reinsurer gained one-off income of Є100m from the run-off specialist


Pension buy-ins and buy-outs break H1 record

H1 2019 volumes dominated by Legal & General and Pension Insurance Corporation


Zurich reports best H1 results in a decade

The insurer says its strong results show its post-2016 strategy is working


Aviva pledges Asian business review amid mixed H1 results

Rumours circulated last week Aviva was looking to sell its Asian business


Pension acquisitions boost Phoenix's profit

But Brexit uncertainties hit gross inflows, said the life and pensions consolidator