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  • CFOs reveal pressure to act on climate change

    Added: Thu, 14/11/2019 - 09:50
    Around half of chief financial officers (CFOs) in Europe are feeling pressure from their customers and employees to take action on climate change, a new survey by Deloitte has found.
  • FTSE 100 risks missing gender targets

    Added: Wed, 13/11/2019 - 14:18
    Half of all new appointments to senior leadership roles at FTSE 100 companies will have to go to women next year if government-backed targets for gender diversity are to be achieved.
  • Private equity firms failing to identify cyber risks

    Added: Tue, 12/11/2019 - 13:13
    The majority of private equity firms in the UK do not carry out sufficient assessments of cyber risks at their target companies, a new study has uncovered.
  • Commercial insurance prices rise 8%

    Added: Mon, 11/11/2019 - 16:31
    Average commercial insurance pricing increased by 8% in the third quarter of 2019 globally, the biggest rise recorded by Marsh in seven years.
  • Pension scam victims lose 22 years of savings in one day

    Added: Mon, 11/11/2019 - 14:18
    Victims of pension scams lost an average of £82,000 in the UK last year, which is equivalent to around 22 years' worth of savings for workers on median salaries.
  • In the public interest

    Added: Thu, 07/11/2019 - 03:00
    With the Government Actuary's Department celebrating its centenary this year, Matt Gurden shares some of the ways in which it is advising and supporting policymakers
  • Non-life ILS capacity hits near-record high

    Added: Wed, 06/11/2019 - 11:30
    The insurance-linked securities (ILS) market has enjoyed significant growth this year, with non-life capacity issued or outstanding at a near-record high, research by Willis Re has uncovered.
  • Blockchain to save financial services $7bn by 2024

    Added: Tue, 05/11/2019 - 14:40
    Financial institutions will save $7bn (£5.43bn) by 2024 thanks to blockchain technology and the automation of customer checks, a market research firm has found.
  • UK government rejects timetable for state pension dashboard data

    Added: Mon, 04/11/2019 - 14:11
    The UK government has refused to commit to a timetable for making state pension data available through online dashboards, a cross-party group of MPs has revealed.
  • Life expectancy improvements in UK among worst in the developed world

    Added: Fri, 01/11/2019 - 16:00
    Life expectancy improvements in England and Wales have been among the worst recorded in high-income countries since 2011, a new academic study has uncovered.


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