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  • Insurers win more than two-thirds of disputed claims

    Added: Fri, 19/07/2019 - 13:45
    UK companies that take their insurers to court or public arbitration over the non-payment of a claim only win around one in three cases, new research has found.
  • Pension contributions hit record high

    Added: Thu, 18/07/2019 - 12:20
    Employer contributions into defined contribution (DC) pension schemes at FTSE 100 companies have reached a record high, research from Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) has uncovered.
  • Insurance automation spending to more than treble in five years

    Added: Thu, 18/07/2019 - 12:15
    Insurance companies will spend more than three times as much on automation in five years than they do today, according to forecasts by Juniper Research.
  • PASA publishes GMP equalisation guidance

    Added: Wed, 17/07/2019 - 14:05
    The Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) yesterday published guidance for UK schemes undertaking guaranteed minimum pensions (GMP) equalisation.
  • Twenty-fold increase in climate law recorded

    Added: Wed, 17/07/2019 - 11:53
    There has been a more than twenty-fold increase in national climate legislation and policy over the last 20 years, research from global law firm Clyde & Co has revealed.
  • UK's discount rate raised to -0.25%

    Added: Tue, 16/07/2019 - 17:40
    The rate used by UK insurers to calculate compensation for serious personal injury claims has been increased after concerns were raised that victims receive too much.
  • UK firms failing to adapt pension strategies to ageing workforce

    Added: Wed, 10/07/2019 - 13:30
    Just one-third of UK businesses have reviewed their pensions strategy in response to the challenge of an ageing workforce, new research has uncovered.
  • Investors on 'emergency footing' as polluting firms fail to transition

    Added: Wed, 10/07/2019 - 13:00
    Just one in eight of the world's most carbon-emitting listed firms are cutting their emissions at the rate needed to keep global warming below 2C above pre-industrial levels.
  • CFOs increasingly fearful of Brexit

    Added: Tue, 09/07/2019 - 15:30
    More chief financial officers (CFOs) are worried about the long-term impact of Brexit than at any point since the 2016 referendum, a quarterly survey by Deloitte has found.
  • IFRS 17 amendments a 'wake-up call' for insurers

    Added: Mon, 08/07/2019 - 12:35
    Recent amendments to IFRS 17 have given a complete picture of what the final accounting standard will look like and should be a wake-up call for insurers.


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