Inflation remains a top risk, says Swiss Re macroeconomist

US government running out of wiggle room in event of next crisis


SFCRs: "We're not sure any policyholders read them"

Insurers say their solvency and financial condition reports (SFCRs) are barely read by customers, so how should they evolve to better suit their audience? Christopher Cundy reports on this and other views and experiences with the public Solvency II document


Aon commits to the UN Principles for Sustainable Insurance

It is the first insurance broker to sign up to the principles


Eiopa warns insurers off CFDs and binary options

European authority’s statement follows action by Esma to restrict such products


Provinzial NordWest picks Moodys Analytics modelling technology'

The three selected tools will be used for actuarial valuations and investment analysis


Solvency II review could ease insurers' capital up to €10bn

Insurance Europe also warns of “challenging and costly GDPR”


Helvetia reveals solvency ratio above 200%

Regulatory coverage rises on hybrid bond issue and market moves


US insurance sector scores low on sustainability

Ceres report reveals disheartening results


Emerging risks: cyber still top, environment rising

Max Rudolph discusses the findings of the North American actuarial societies' 11th annual survey of emerging risks with Christopher Cundy


Assured Guaranty faces short-selling attack by hedge fund Greenlight Capital

Conference presentation by David Einhorn warns of liquidity risk