Defining risk accountabilities in the Senior Managers and Certification Regime

RACI charting is a powerful tool for SMCR compliance and improving risk governance and culture. The risk function is also in a prime position to help, as Seema Bradbury and Alex Hindson explain


The Fed and insurance rules: an eclectic fit

The US Federal Reserve created an advisory committee last month – and Manulife’s treasurer Halina von dem Hagen is joining it. She tells Sarfraz Thind about the key issues the market might want to consider right now, including mark-to-market regulation and systemic risk


Apollo appoints Vinay Mistry as CRO

Mistry replaces Phil Ellis and will report to Apollo chief executive David Ibeson


Axa to offload Belgian banking operations to Crelan Bank

In return French insurer will receive cash and Crelan’s insurance operations


IFRS 17: what insurers dislike from the final consultation

The treatment of reinsurance accounting under IFRS 17 appears to be the most consistent complaint from re/insurers, but deciding when the standard should take effect continues to generate disagreements among stakeholders. Cintia Cheong reports


PwC launches IFRS 17 In A Box software

Aim to help SME insurers achieve compliance without major transformation


MassMutual appoints chief actuary

Betsy Ward retains CFO role


BaFin raises supervision challenges of capital modelling with AI

Question raised whether to supervise data providers


Insurance heavyweights join Federal Reserve advisory team

Inaugural members have backgrounds in life insurance, property and casualty insurance and reinsurance


CNA names CRO to replace Al Miralles

Mark James to lead enterprise risk management functions