Solvency capital requirement (scr)
Industry still split on inclusion of spread risk in calculation
Regulator challenges "mechanistic re-application" of matching adjustment
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Change to definition of unit-linked expenses would increase firms' SCR
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Industry says European Commission proposal will have negative side effects
Proposed changes will fail to prevent balance sheet volatility, say experts
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
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 dama...
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
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