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"Importance of long-term guarantees underestimated in Solvency II"

Olav Jones, deputy director of Insurance Europe, says the deadlock in the Omnibus II trialogue talks over long-term guaranteed products has caused "disappointment all round"-- and the importance of these measures was underestimated in the directive in the first place.. Lorna Davies reports

2764

Towergate appoints group risk officer

Keith Jackson joins from Bupa

2711

Asta appoints deputy CRO

Gosrani joins from Genworth Financial

2704

Hiscox announces Thaker's new role

Musselle is promoted to CUO

2675

PwC creates five insurance partners

They have actuarial, M&A, tax and capital markets expertise

2670

Robin Spencer heads Aviva UK general insurance

John Lister takes on his CRO role

2669

Mitsui Sumitomo appoints Martin Burke as CRO

Firm makes actuarial appointments too

2667

Montpelier Re appoints risk analytics head

New role for Gero Michel

2665

LV= aims at major revamp of its actuarial systems

The UK's largest friendly society isn't waiting for Solvency II to overhaul its actuarial processes and systems. It's already well into the project, despite also being in the middle of preparing an application to the FSA for an internal model

2658

Amlin makes changes to risk function

To focus on Solvency II internal model