"The Solvency II review is a Herculean task for regulators"

Talanx's chief risk officer Gerhard Stahl talks to David Walker about the 2020 review of Solvency II, how to improve risk reporting, and the story behind ESG integration


FCA fires warning to general insurers on business model risks

Concerns raised over business model complexities resulting in poor customer experiences


Bank of England director highlights climate threat to equity-release mortgages

David Rule says increased flooding and subsidence could devalue properties


L&G lauds bulk annuity market's growth potential

Laura Mason cited improved funding levels as the principal driver for growth in the bulk annuity market


European insurance CFOs reveal top concerns

Few CFOs cite IFRS 17 as a major concern


Lloyd's syndicates go green in latest annual reports

The insurance risk from global warming comes under scrutiny


Econ capitulates on objections to Solvency II reforms

European Parliament’s Economic and Finance Committee had threatened to derail amendments to standard formula


PRA issues proposals on value test for ERMs within MA portfolios

The consultation aims to address sensitivity of the EVT to changes in nominal risk-free rates


Chesnara boosts dividend despite profit drop

Adverse economic conditions impact 2018 result for UK life and pensions firm


Andrew Smith questions longevity hedge in equity-release mortgages

Paper on ERMs to be presented to Society of Actuaries in Ireland today