Long-term care cover forces $21bn hit on General Electric

Charge and extra reserves needed for North American Life & Health business


UK regulator responds to MPs' criticism of Solvency II

Reconsidering approach to dynamic VA and calculation of transitional measures


InsuranceERM Awards winners revealed

Find out which individuals, companies and teams took the honours in our annual awards recognising the best in risk and capital management


Chinese regulator proposes tradeable life policies

Viatical settlement to be trialled in China


Aegon sells life block to Scor, closes XXX captive

Follows major deal between the two parties in 2011


Prudential Financial secures latest L&G longevity reinsurance deal

Deal marks the sixth longevity risk transfer between the two firms since 2014


LV= transfers £900m of annuity liabilities to RGA

Deal helps LV= reduce Solvency II volatility


PIC completes £100m buy-in with three pension funds

Takes on liabilities of Pirelli pension fund members


Lapse risk takes centre stage in capital management strategies

Since the introduction of Solvency II, EU life insurers have had to hold much more capital against the risk of customers lapsing their policies. Luca Tres explains how innovative hedging structures can help firms maximise their capital efficiency


Moody's reinstates Japanese life sector outlook to stable

Agency cites strategic resilience to ultra-low rates for upgrade