Debt Ceiling, Fiscal Issues, Paying the Bills of Congress, AIG Bailout Lawsuit (2013)

MR. CARNEY: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for being here. Before I start, it is amazing, in today’s era of lightning communications, how this already seems to be a moment that’s passing, but it is worth pausing to remember, perhaps in my mind, the greatest political journalist ever, and that’s Richard Ben Cramer. […]

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Accounting Firm and Consulting Firm News – Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC

The latest edition of the annual Deloitte Solvency II survey of insurers shows that they are preparing for the introduction of Solvency II by changing their approach to calculating capital adequacy requirements. “Solvency II forces insurers to analyse the risks they run across their business and determine the level of capital they need to hold. […]

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Aviva 2015 full year results interview with Group CEO Mark Wilson

I’m talking to you today from Aviva’s Digital Garage here in Shoreditch in London. It’s an innovative place that is building a new business and it really is exciting. With Aviva’s results today we are seeing a trend of stability and growth amongst a backdrop of market volatility, foreign exchange headwinds, some of the worst […]

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IFRS17 Insurance Contracts with Dermot O’Hara

IFRS 17 is a new accounting standard for insurance contracts which will totally overhaul the way financial statements are prepared and presented for insurance companies. The new standard will achieve much greater consistency between various jurisdictions and also consistency with other accounting standards. It’s one example of this is a consistency with IFRS 15 which […]

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What Is New with Solvency II?: The EU and US Insurance Solvency Regulation Landscape

Jim Jockle (Host): Welcome to Numerix’s video blog I’m your host Jim Jockle, and with me today Peter Abramovich, VP Insurance solutions at Numerix of the client solutions team. Welcome Peter. Peter Abramovich (Guest): Thank you Jim. Jockle: So in our video blog we’ve been talking about capital markets issues — Basel III, managing counterparty […]

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