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Anthony Asher provides a critique of the dominant thinking within risk culture, and explains why courage will play an important role in forming a more virtuous approach
Wednesday 1st September 2021
TPR scraps limit on unregulated investments in its new code of practice
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has scrapped plans for a limit on unregulated investments in its new code of practice following a 10-week consultation.
Wednesday 25th August 2021
Insurance firms unprepared for new FCA product governance rules
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that many insurance firms could be unprepared to meet its new enhanced rules on product governance.
Wednesday 25th August 2021
UK pension schemes aiming for minimal compliance with climate regulations
More than a quarter of defined benefit (DB) pension schemes in the UK are aiming for minimal compliance with climate change regulations, research by Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has uncovered.
Wednesday 18th August 2021
'Striking' lack of reference to climate regulations made in Solvency II reporting
Just a fraction of UK non-life insurers have referenced the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) in their Solvency II reporting, analysis by Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has found.
Friday 6th August 2021
Eight in 10 asset managers adopt ESG programme
More than eight in 10 UK asset managers have adopted an environmental, social and governance (ESG) programme amid growing regulatory pressure and investor demand, new research has found.
Tuesday 20th July 2021
IFoA raises concerns over changes to actuarial regulation
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has today raised “significant concerns” about how changes to actuarial regulation set out by the UK government will work in practice.
Wednesday 30th June 2021
Governance guide launched for pension schemes
UK pension schemes should consider appointing an independent professional trustee (IPT) to help navigate increasingly complex risks, according to a new governance guide published today.
Tuesday 22nd June 2021
IFRS 17 to cost insurers up to $20bn
The IFRS 17 accounting standard is expected to cost the global insurance industry up to $20bn (£14bn) to implement, a survey by Willis Towers Watson (WTW) has uncovered.
Monday 7th June 2021
How Solvency II regulation could be improved to better serve a post-Brexit UK
On behalf of the General Insurance Board and Solvency II Working Party, Amerjit Grewal shares members’ views on how Solvency II regulation could be tweaked to better serve a post-Brexit UK
Wednesday 2nd June 2021