Colombian energy captive rated ‘Excellent’, despite $170m loss incident

The Bermuda-domiciled captive owned by Empresas Publicas de Medellin E.S.P. (EPM) has...
MORE

A Credit Analyst’s Perspective on Cell Companies

A Montana court ruling on a cell captive structure was widely heralded...
MORE

Fitch calls on NAIC to clarify position on accreditation standards

Fitch Ratings is calling the National Association of Insurance Commissioners to clear...
MORE

Impact of life/non-life captive distinction

Federal concerns about life reinsurance captives, run the risk of giving rise...
MORE

To rate or not to rate

In late November Fitch Ratings released a special report in response to...
MORE

Ecopetrol’s captive gets rating upgrade

Global ratings agency Fitch, has upgraded the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) of...
MORE

Fitch affirms QBE’s captive

Global ratings agency Fitch has assigned Equator Reinsurances Limited (Equator Re) an...
MORE

Time for a rethink?

Fitch Ratings recently called out US states over “public bickering” on principles...
MORE

Fitch considers rating PCC captives

In response to multiple enquiries asking it to rate captive insurers organised...
MORE

Fitch Ratings: PBR debate creates uncertainty for U.S. life insurers

Fitch Ratings has waded into the argument surrounding principle based reserving (PBR)....
MORE

Increase in domiciles may impact regulatory control

There is a risk that the increase in captive domiciles could potentially...
MORE

Fitch: steady demand for alternative reinsurance

Demand for alternative reinsurance instruments is forecast to continue according to Fitch...
MORE

Fitch: Global Reinsurance Outlook Remains Stable, Pricing to Fall

Fitch Ratings' outlook for global reinsurance sector ratings remains stable, with the...
MORE

Fitch: Reinsurers' underwriting gains offset by unrealised losses

Reinsurers’ underwriting gains in the first half of 2013 were offset by...
MORE

Report: Huge reinsurance growth potential in Asia

Insurance growth in Asia, coupled with the region's low contribution to global...
MORE

EIOPA proposals will not resolve SII disputes

Solvency II proposals will offer no resolution to the long-running dispute between...
MORE

Rating could cut Solvency II costs says Fitch

Obtaining a credit rating on a captive could lower the overall capital...
MORE

Non-life insurers will struggle says Fitch

Non-life insurers may fall short of Solvency II capital requirements Fitch ratings...
MORE
FERMA published an extensive Beps document in June designed to help Europe’s tax authorities make...
MORE
Captive Review has published the white paper, Attitudes Towards Captive Insurance in Asia, in collaboration with...
MORE
Kirk Watkins, BeneCap practice leader at the Trion Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC...
MORE
As an industry and a publication, while much focus is on the captive entities themselves,...
MORE
With London’s insurance-linked securities (ILS) hub set for an autumn launch, Guernsey Finance chief executive...
MORE