Solvency capital requirement (scr)
Firms expected to reduce exposure to equities and buy protection in response to transitional solvency regime.
MetLife CRO outlines company's proposal for backstop capital standard
Firms look to make model outputs publicly available to test investor response to future Solvency II requirements
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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International efforts to develop a global capital standard are gathering pace, but the plans are controversial, raising fears that the competitiveness of international insurance groups could be damaged. There are also questions over how any global standard...
Sampension CFO says simplifications welcome but standardisation has drawbacks
Firms warn regulator against setting an unduly ambitious timeframe for implementing new standard methodology
Effective and prudent solution needed on Solvency II matching adjustment, says Bailey
Life insurers’ capital position to be gauged against capital standard calculated using Solvency II shocks
Entry requirments for transitional regime will be high, says PRA official
UK regulator urged to reconsider proposed early-warning indicators to reflect better changes in economic conditions and not penalise insurers’ de-risking strategies
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future