Archive

  • ABI calls to keep matching adjustment post Brexit

    10 June 2019

    Risk margin and matching adjustment rules top trade body list of regulatory concerns

  • Regulation key to unlock greener investments, ABI says

    11 March 2019

    UK trade body responds to FCA’s discussion paper on climate change and green finance

  • Hard Brexit risks leaving UK insurers on a 'capital cliff edge'

    12 February 2019

    As a no-deal Brexit hovers over the financial industry like the sword of Damocles, sovereign holdings could be a bigger risk for the solvency positions of UK insurers' than for their European rivals. The Association of British Insurers wants the regulator to act, and fast

  • IFoA conference: Monte Carlo modelling favoured for ERMs

    23 November 2018

    91% of the conference attendees favoured this option

  • UK postpones equity release mortgages reforms

    25 October 2018

    Decision based on consultation feedback

  • Insurers call for taxonomy of 'greenness' in investments

    27 July 2018

    Underwriters also say they want more sustainable investments

  • UK's matching adjustment proposals fall short of expectations - ABI

    02 February 2018

    Progress in the right direction but criteria still too restrictive, argues association

  • Yes, no, maybe: the PRA responds to industry's Solvency II reform agenda

    17 March 2017

    The UK regulator has made a point-by-point rebuttal to the Association of British Insurers' agenda for Solvency II reforms and confirmed its priority to review the reporting requirements. Christopher Cundy reports

  • Insurers face up to the asset test of Solvency II

    23 September 2015

    As solvency ratios come under pressure and the introduction of Solvency II with its higher capital charges for some asset classes looms, insurers are taking a hard look at the risk in their asset portfolios, as Sarfraz Thind explains

  • UK insurers seek greater clarity on scope of SII rules for assets

    30 July 2014

    The PRA provided an update to a confidential paper from the ABI outlining a number of contentious areas