A panel of experts discuss the requirements of the Risk Management Own Risk and Solvency Assessment Model Act and how insurers can effectively prepare for it
Wide-ranging changes to the the OTC derivatives market are leading insurers to upgrade their collateral management systems, often quite substantially. But the complex requirements and computational power needed is providing a challenge - not just for...
European Commission confirms new head of insurance and pensions unit
UK regulator 'refocusing resources on insurance sector'
Extrapolation methodology must be robust and allow insurers to manage solvency positions, says Insurance Sweden
Long-term solution to discount rate needed due to Solvency II delays, says regulator
Clear and present data
Non-linear momentum strategies
Regulatory myopia must not prevent a long-term view
Proposed interim measures hope to bring some regulatory consistency across Europe in the period prior to Solvency II’s eventual implementation, but supervisors are still seeking their own solutions, while insurers warn that any interim measures must...
Instability of capital framework should be reflected in plans for soft-launch
With the price of over-the-counter swaps predicted to increase as new derivatives rules take effect, futures are being touted as an efficient alternative hedging tool, but are they a perfect fit? Blake Evans-Pritchard reports
Exposure to collateralised loan obligations, infrastructure finance and high-yielding bank loans set to increase
Former Nebraska senator to lead US regulatory body
Impact-adjusted valuation and the criticality of leverage
The question is not when Solvency II will come into effect, but in what form
Survey finds insurers still have significant work to do in order to meet 2015 Orsa deadline
Insurance Risk North America: Insurers must 'break addiction to policy guarantees' in low-rate environment
Lack of product innovation means not enough products work in the low interest rate environment, panellists complain
Fat tails via utility-based entropy
All clear ahead
The clearing revolution