Insurers weather the coronavirus storm - but for how long?

The Covid-19 pandemic has provided an uncompromising test of insurers' operational and balance sheet resilience. Initial reports suggest they are handling the situation, but what are the risks in the longer term? Paul Walsh investigates


Allianz CRO Tom Wilson to lead insurer's Thai business

He will leave his global risk role for the new challenge at Allianz


AM Best to begin Covid-19 stress testing

The test will gauge the impact of the virus on insurers' risk-adjusted capital levels


Fitch turns negative on UK life sector after Covid-19 turmoil

Pandemic will likely "see risks that have never before been observed"


Coronavirus-induced volatility will erode insurers' profitability and solvency

Moody's sets out the key risks for European insurers in next 12-18 months


Japan regulator reveals insurers' JPY 32trn Libor challenge

All but JPY 6 trn of underwriters' asset and investment exposure runs through 2021


Winners crowned at InsuranceERM Awards 2020

The magnificent Tower of London was the venue for the awards ceremony


Just extends hedging and reinsurance to stabilise solvency capital

Second NNEG hedging deal completed, bulk annuity growth backed by reinsurance


Bank of England invites applications for TMTP recalculations after Covid-19 crash

Slump in government bond yields buffets balance sheets


Aviva profits rise 6% as cost-cutting bears fruit

Last year for major longevity reserve releases