Aviva covers all the angles on Solvency II

The company's director of group solvency, Teddy Nyahasha, explains Aviva's goal of a collective group view of risk, the value of dialogue with continental European regulators and the lessons learned from the ICAS regime. Interview by Jessica Baylis


Hedging of liability risks reaches new high in 2009

Towers Watson expects further growth this year in spite of volatile markets


Aon Benfield launches monthly cat report

The first issues provides data on catastrophes in Haiti, California and Europe


PIC insures Liberty International's pension scheme

Second FTSE 100 risk transfer transaction for the buy-out company


Pre-application for internal models will be challenging

The process laid out in the 81 pages of CEIOPS guidance requires reams of information from insurers and lengthy dialogue with the supervisors, as Towers Watson explains.


Munich Re posts increased profits

Group exceeds return expectations; reinsurance benefited from low natural catastrophe claims


Torus appoints group CRO

Carl Groth joins from Deloitte