US insurers call on China to tear down discriminatory trade barriers

APCIA demands strong enforcement so US insurers can carry business into offshore markets


QBE designated as an internationally active insurance group

Australian regulator Apra plans aligning its standards to those for IAIGs in a "measured" way


Axa establishes reinsurer in Australia

The unit is reported to be aimed at risks of troubled disability income line


AAE appoints chair for 2021

Wilhelm Schneemeier replaces Falco Valkenburg


Cracks in the normal distribution challenge CROs

Covid-19 is changing the way chief risk officers think and work. Eric Clapprood and David Sherwood talk to Sarfraz Thind about why CROs may need to focus on less extreme risks, and how they can adapt to the new normal


SAS launches LDTI tool for US insurers

The accounting change will be a major compliance shift for the US insurance industry


COMMENT: How US insurers can make America green again

Ronan McCaughey calls on US insurers to show more leadership on climate change risk


Eiopa sets guidelines for supervising fairness and value of products

Key objective is to ensure consumer-centric approaches are implemented in practice


Markel to shift property cat reinsurance business into Nephila

The process will begin immediately, but will lead to approximately 25 job losses


IAG settles add-ons lawsuit for A$138m

Australian insurer mis-sold products through motor dealers