GDV predicts 6% growth among Germany's life insurers in 2021

Retirement-focused policies are one-fifth of sales at present


Deforestation poses a major biodiversity risk, warns Axa

The insurer unveils an insurance and investment initiative to help protect forest ecosystems


Longevity modelling factors to consider if Covid-19 becomes endemic

Different scenarios related to the pandemic may impact death rates, L&G's Joseph Lu says


Actuaries cautiously optimistic about longevity outlook post-Covid

Many in the scientific community expect Covid-19 to become an endemic virus


Scor builds solvency buffer to deal with "unprecedented volatility"

Solvency capital ratio reaches record high of 245%


SFCRs reveal European insurers' Covid-19 stress test scenarios

The scenarios imagined the insurance impact of multiple lockdowns and waves of infection


UK insurers remain "conservative and cautious" over 2020 mortality data

Impact of Covid-19 pandemic still to be decided


Longevity risk expert calls for "vaccine equity" in Covid-19 battle

Nicola Oliver highlights supply chain hurdles to distributing vaccines equally worldwide


Phoenix strengthens its bulk purchase annuity team

BPA market was slow in H1, but will return to normal in H2, says CEO Andy Briggs


Indirect impacts of Covid-19 could factor into mortality modelling

L&G's Joseph Lu outlines potential influences on post-andemic mortality