More UK insurers to publish economic capital data next year


Increasing numbers of UK insurers are expected to publish economic capital data over the next 12 months as they seek to prepare investors for risk-based capital reporting.

A recent survey of 21 UK insurers by Towers Watson found that 19 already have an internal economic capital framework in place. However, only three currently publish their economic capital data. One other firm intends to publish figures at year-end 2013, and a further nine are undecided.

But some of these undecided firms are li