As regulators grapple with the requirements of Solvency II, finding a consistency in supervision for all countries was never going to be easy. Thomas Whittaker reports on the challenges member countries...
Swiss Re has been a pioneer when it comes to the global issue of funding longer lives and has established a formidable track record in delivering longevity solutions. In May 2012, the reinsurer completed...
This handy guide reviews the various steps banks are taking to improve their risk management techniques, looking at the benefits and pitfalls of each one.
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The withdrawal of banks from the longevity swaps market is presenting opportunities for insurers to muscle in. But while pension schemes may be keen to offload longevity risk to the insurance market, pricing and risk analysis of the deals can be difficult....
New sponsors contribute to near-record first-half activity setting optimistic mood for rest of the year
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First quarter 2012 most active first quarter ever, say market participants
Recent earthquakes in New Zealand and Japan have woken up many insurers to the potential for unexpected losses from secondary agents following catastrophes. Thomas Whittaker reports
China is greying quickly, but low penetration of pensions and life insurance mean little likelihood of a UK-style longevity swap market emerging
Technology can provide a competitive advantage in banking. How it is applied by Tier 1 and Tier 2 institutions, to the benefit for their risk management systems, is discussed.
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