German insurers want "fundamental reform" of Solvency II reporting

GDV advocates lower reporting requirements for well capitalised companies with lower risk profiles


Allianz makes best annual profits in a decade

Strong P&C performance behind €11.5bn operating profits in 2018


Commission asks Eiopa for solutions on Solvency II volatility adjustment

Parliament's suggested proposals for triggering “country component” are illegal


US cyber insurance: plugging-in to growth

There are strong forecasts for growth in the cyber insurance markets, but insurers have obstacles to surmount if they are to be successful. Sarfraz Thind reports


Storebrand plans early capital release from run-off back-book

Solvency II coverage hits highest level in 2018


PRA defends Part VII cost hike

The proposal would see the cost of portfolio transfers increase by 300% in some cases


Scor chief Kessler attacks Covéa's "large war chest"

Mutual insurer should return surplus capital to members


Coface prepares internal model to mitigate Solvency II reforms

Underwriter warns standard formula changes could slice 20 points from coverage ratio


Axa XL warns of over 700 job cuts

The firm has pledged to “redefine its working processes” following the merger with XL


Insurtech weekly: Ascot, Beazley,CoverHound, bsurance, Lloyds Lab

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech