EU reaches provisional deal on strengthening Eiopa powers

Current funding arrangements retained, and governance proposals watered down


Drone risk flies high

The disruption caused by drones at airports has propelled the risk to worldwide attention. For underwriters, it is adding to their considerations - but they also have much to gain from the technology. Paul Walsh reports


Insurtech weekly: Ping An, Friday, BriteCo

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


Royal London announces record operating profit for 2018

However, overall pre-tax profit fell to £351m after the insurer’s investment return was hit


Liberty opens Luxembourg headquarters for European operation

The move is part of the speciality insurer's post-Brexit planning


VIG profits boosted by Eastern European and Baltic growth

The Austrian insurance group posted a near 10% pre-tax profit increase


Brexit extension sparks confusion over transitional arrangements for insurers

Clarity being sought if EEA firms can apply for temporary permissions regime up until 30 June


NAIC set to introduce longevity charge in 2020

American Academy of Actuaries study recommends longevity risk included in RBC calculation


Munich Re's profit soars 480% year on year

German giant sets 9% profit growth target for 2019


Australia's regulator to step up scrutiny of climate risks

Insurers rate the top climate-related financial risks in an Apra survey