UK tower block insurer folds after claims soar

East West was put into administration yesterday


UK government ponders liability cap for Pool Re

A liability cap could mean the terrorism reinsurer faces Solvency II rules


Embignell acquires Aegon's closed-book UK accident insurer

Deal expected to close by end of 2020


Lloyd's chief says Covid-19 is a "wake-up call" for insurers

John Neal says the current reputation of insurers is similar to banks during the financial crisis


Eiopa sets guidelines for supervising fairness and value of products

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


Insurtech weekly: Aon, Root, Symbo, Fedo, Integrity Life, Mapfre, Markel, Concirrus, Buckle, Bold Penguin, RiskGenius, +Simple

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


Legal & General demands FTSE 100 companies improve ethnic diversity

The provider warns it will take voting action from 2022 on the issue


Actuaries ponder how to set mortality assumptions after Covid-19

CMI consultation runs until 1 November


Just Group to issue green bond

UK life insurer seeks to redeem tier 3 debt


Eiopa consults on climate risk scenarios in insurers' Orsas

Stakeholders have until 5 January 2021 to provide their views