2336

NAIC "surprised" by Royce letter

Voss confirms NAIC is a "standard-setting" organisation

2333

MetLife hits out at Fed after failed stress test

Life insurer says CCAR methodologies are "bank-centric"

2331

NAIC questioned over "standard-setting" role

US politician asks for legal reasoning behind change

2290

Connecticut signs IAIS memorandum

First US insurance regulator to join International information exchange agreement

2267

NAIC: "If we respect the differences, we can make this work"

On a visit to London, the NAIC top brass make it clear where they stand on equivalence. "We are not adopting Solvency II and Europe is not adopting the US system and that is okay," says Kevin McCarty, NAIC president. The key issue is making it easy for transatlantic firms to do business, stresses his colleague, CEO Terri Vaughan, in the interview with InsuranceERM

2264

CEA and ACLI welcome EU-US working group

Aim is to reduce barriers to trade between US and EU insurance markets

2241

Australia, Chile and Israel interested in SII equivalence

European Commission has asked for seven countries to be assessed by Eiopa

2229

Pension fund assets reach $28trn

They grew 4% in 2011, according to Towers Watson

2172

FIO is "not a regulatory authority"

McRaith addresses issues on the new US Treasury arm

2170

BMA extends deadline for eligible capital compliance

Transition period to run till 2024 to match Europe's