Consedine takes chief lobbyist role at Aegon

Former US regulator will oversee government relations in US, Europe and Asia


One-sided Solvency II equivalence may violate WTO obligations

US Congress calls for legal action if covered agreement negotiations fail


My 'A' is not like yours

Fitch and AM Best are wrangling over the equivalency of their IFS rating scale. Hugo Coelho investigates what sets them apart and the implications for insurers buying reinsurance protection


Insurers' liquidity policies lack consistency

EY survey highlights differences in how firms measure risk and identify liquidity sources and needs


Ping An and US insurers worst hit by G-SII capital rules

Moody's gauges higher-loss absorbency constraints


Capital rules and digital trends challenge mutual sector

But new technologies could bring a renaissance for mutuals, says Swiss Re


EU and US continue talks on insurance regulation agreement

Third round of negotiations took place in Brussels on 25 and 26 July


US and China throw cold water on ICS

IAIS work must advance at "measured pace"


EU unprepared for life industry collapse

Resolution rules and countercyclical capital needed, says ESRB


Risk margin reform harder after Brexit vote, says Woods

PRA chief says buffer is procyclical and not justified by historical evidence