A hot take on the UK's Solvency II call for evidence

Christopher Cundy analyses what the British government is considering changing about its implementation of Solvency II, and what the implications might be for insurers and other stakeholders


Coal campaigners take Carmichael mine fight direct to Lloyds managing agents

Syndicates targeted directly for their stance on the project


COMMENT: Where were the Queen's honours for insurance workers?

Christopher Cundy muses on the sector's recognition in society


Covid-19 risks distracting the world from climate change threat

Zurich's group CRO Peter Giger warns action on climate change "remains as urgent as ever"


Allianz's UK arm sees BI court case ended

London cafe faced too little chance of success to proceed, judge rules


Europe's non-life industry underwrote at a loss 39% of time in Q1

European non-life insurers hit by Covid-19 losses


CFOs review solvency and cost reductions in light of Covid-19

EY research finds CFOs have reassessed their attitude to risk management


UK's pandemic steering group hits a standstill

Stephen Catlin says government is unable to plan for next pandemic during the current crisis


UK insurers extend Covid-19 support

The measures cover people working from home due to the pandemic, as well as drivers


Climate change blamed for nat cats doubling since 2000

UN reports the worsening floods and storms over the last 20 years