Risk

  • Over half of Asia Pacific's economy directly dependent on nature, AIGCC finds

    27 May 2024

    Including insurers and affiliated asset managers as members

  • IMF recommends more thorough review of Japanese insurers' asset risk by FSA

    27 May 2024

    In latest Assessment of Observance on Insurance Core Principles report

  • Carbon prices remain insufficient despite a decade of strong growth, World Bank says

    24 May 2024

    As NZAOA calls on policymakers to follow through on their Paris Agreement commitments

  • Chart of the Week - Round the World with SFCRs, how Groupe MAF's expects market SCR sub-modules to develop

    24 May 2024

    Transparency in the SFCR affords insight into risk planning and budgeting, and accuracy of SCR forecasting, out to 2027

  • French insurers not shifting investments despite "significant" climate exposure in businesses

    24 May 2024

    ACPR has revealed results of second climate stress test

  • Insurers divided on scale of inflation challenge and interest rate trajectory

    23 May 2024

    RLAM predicts era of "spiky" inflation, as disappointing UK CPI figures come in

  • Tokio Marine reveals size, and sale plans, for strategic equity stakes

    21 May 2024

    Previous sell-offs boosted capital gains significantly

  • Sompo wants overseas credit to replace strategic equity sales

    21 May 2024

    Group plans eliminating strategic holdings by fiscal 2030

  • US lifers to withstand CML losses and downgrades, Fitch says

    20 May 2024

    Despite "immense pressure" on CMLs, particularly offices

  • Chart of the Week - Japanese life CIOs, super-long bonds and shareholdings

    17 May 2024

    Moody's and Life Insurance Association of Japan analyse trends in one key, and one more peripheral, asset class

  • Moody's expects re-invigorated buying of private credit by lifers as rate-cuts loom

    16 May 2024

    Ratings agency presented thorough analysis of drivers of demand by lifers for illiquids/private assets globally

  • German general account ends 2023 agonisingly close to €2trn, BaFin finds

    16 May 2024

    BaFin reveals "significant write-downs" on insurers' private and commercial property credit investments

  • 'Silent run-off' occurring in German life market, says Moody's

    16 May 2024

    Backbook life deals denied and abandoned, have stolen the limelight recently

  • A 41% jump in unit-linked lapses drives net outflows from French lifers

    16 May 2024

    Surrender payments were double the claims payments made by French life firms last year

  • Read investor stock market sentiment to navigate bumpy summer, RLAM says

    15 May 2024

    Amidst heightened geopolitical risk