Insurtech weekly: Artificial, Clara, The Hanover, CoverWallet, GEB, Accenture

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


Angela Darlington to become interim CEO of Aviva UK insurance

Darlington steps up from group CRO at Aviva


Ecclesiastical subsidiary's solvency ratio hits 215% with internal model

Subsidiary is seeking an Irish office in light of Brexit, its SFCR says


PRA regulation of actuaries may cause conflict - Sam Woods

Regulator’s chief executive warns against proposal arising from Kingman review


Canopius and AmTrust Lloyd's merger deal signed

The transaction will create a top-five insurer at Lloyd's of London


Six ingredients needed for an effective consumer risk metric

How should insurers communicate the risks and benefits of their products to potential retail customers? A recent paper from the UK Institute and Faculty of Actuaries investigated this question and came up with some surprising results. Christopher Cundy explains


FCA's 2019/20 priorities: Brexit, governance and data ethics

The UK regulator has revealed its key areas of focus for this year and next


Rothesay Life's internal model cuts £411m from capital requirement

UK annuity writer changes asset mix, bringing greater matching adjustment benefit


Getting IFRS 17 ready for lift off

Despite the recent efforts by the IASB in proposing several changes to ease the implementation of IFRS 17, the new accounting standard for insurance contracts, some in the industry believe more needs to be done. Cintia Cheong rounds up the latest developments on IFRS 17 and the outstanding issues until its launch


UK's PRA publishes clear expectations for insurers on climate risk

The PRA expects insurers to understand the financial risks from climate change