California and Iowa clash over use of life reinsurance captives

Iowa’s insurance commissioner has defended the use of captive reinsurance subsidiaries by...
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Exclusive: NAIC propose complete revision of accreditation standards

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has recommended a complete re-work...
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Delaware leaps to defence of life reinsurance captives and MetLife

Karen Weldin Stewart, Delaware’s insurance commissioner, has written to the Department of...
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By Dr Marcus Schmalbach “We could carry a local epidemic. A global event like a pandemic...
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By Charlie Ruchelman and Ben Eisenstat The IRS does not like Section 831(b) micro-captive transactions....
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In May 2020 a case was filed in a Kentucky court that was unusual, at...
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Even prior to the havoc caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the market was hardening and...
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By Asad Khalil The hardening insurance market has put significant pressure on the premium spend...
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