Standard Life fine illustrates complexity of op risk

The "risk and control chain of responsibility" is key, expert says


Myrias ceases trading

ILS platform suffers from lack of demand


"Legal & General likely to suffer from Solvency II"

Its annuity focus and the absence of concessions from CEIOPS are concerns, says Bernstein


"ERM should include investor's point of view"

Investors should have access to information on topics like systematic risk, argues new paper


Opportunities abound for actuaries who relish challenge

Those with risk and capital management skills will be most in demand, and the trend from technical to business actuary will also gather pace, says Chris Cannon


"South-east US most vulnerable to landfalling cyclones"

Florida and the Gulf will have below-average landfall rates in 2010, says GC ForeCat


UBS creates insurance and pensions industry group

It aims to be leading provider of risk advisory and capital markets products