Pool Re offers 5% premium discount via new vulnerability tool

UK terrorism reinsurer offers self-assessment of mitigation measures


IDD delay greeted with mixed reactions

Insurers have welcomed the European Commission’s proposal to delay implementation of the Insurance Distribution Directive, but not all national regulators are towing the line. Aggelos Andreou reports


UK insurers pressed to join government's gender balance initiative

Eight firms named and shamed by Treasury Committee chair


SFCRs: delivering the goods in round two

An early financial year-end makes life and health insurer Vitality one of the first major EU insurers to deliver its annual solvency and financial condition report. David Walker discusses what’s changed and how other underwriters may evolve their SFCRs in the second year of reporting


Storm Eleanor/Burglind leaves insurance bill of €650m

Perils notes unusual levels of industrial loss in Switzerland


Asian insurer uses Aptitude Software to address IFRS 17 and 9

FWD is one of the first insurers to start implementation process


Hiscox facing data protection charges

The insurance firm is accused of violating personal information policy under the 1998 Data Protection Act.


Axa's Christian Thimann: EU's sustainability drive directly linked to Solvency II reform

The chair of the European Commission’s expert group on sustainable finance talks to Paul Walsh about the group’s recommendations – and how they are intrinsically linked with Solvency II.


Environmentalists slam insurers for backing Polish coal plants

We have no say in third-party assets, insurers claim


UK insurers must implement board diversity policy in two months

SIMR optimisation rules to be effective December 2018