Archive

  • 'Hunt for yield' replaced with 'race for assets', Swiss Re Institute says

    14 June 2024

    Predicting 40% growth in industry investment income in key markets by 2027

  • Implementation of Solvency UK is "make or break", ABI says

    13 June 2024

    Head of prudential regulation praises dialogue with the regulators

  • Comment: EIOPA fires its own starting gun on actually implementing Solvency II reform

    18 April 2024

    Small yet pivotal parts of SFCRs for non-UK firms have been amended, with significantly better transparency one result

  • South Korean insurers called upon to end 'Korea discount'

    15 March 2024

    Update to stewardship code also discussed

  • Investment Delivery Forum report calls for "regulatory sandbox" and asset "pre-identification" to boost productive UK investment

    23 February 2024

    ABI initiative to implement benefits of Solvency UK reforms outlines recommendations including scaling up of public-private partnerships and new investment models

  • Will AI "obey" insurance investors, or "shall [regulator] be forced to disconnect"

    21 February 2024

    An Investec survey at the end of 2023 found that over 50% of systematic investors are using AI in their investing processes, but how are insurers and their asset managers using the technology today and how do they expect it to influence them in the future?

  • BPA sustainability charter born out pension funds' frustration with insurers

    06 February 2024

    New charter set to improve communication between pension funds and insurers on sustainability

  • Solvency II UK reforms might make illiquid assets more attractive, but don't expect the Wild West

    26 January 2024

    David Otudeko, head of prudential regulation at the ABI, reminds Fitch audience that any changes would be met by tougher regulation.

  • KPMG UK appoints Huw Evans as head of insurance

    12 December 2023

    Evans is a former director general of the ABI

  • CNP Assurances-owned fund gains SRI certification

    18 October 2023

    AFNOR label will be retained for three years