Risk-Based Capital

Risk-based capital issues in property and casualty actuarial practice, including its treatment by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.

Report to the NAIC Investment Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group, Health Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group, and Property and Casualty Risk- Based Capital (E) Working Group on indicated bond risk factors for the Property Casualty Risk Based Capital Formula (P&C RBC Formula) and the Health Risk Based Capital Formula (Health RBC Formula).
(July 30, 2018)
Joint P&C/Health Bond Factors Analysis Work Group discussion draft of a report to the NAIC’s Joint Health RBC and P/C RBC Drafting Group on bond factors.
(January 31, 2018)
Comment letter submitted jointly by the P/C RBC Committee and the Health Solvency Subcommittee regarding changes to corporate bond factors being considered by the NAIC’s Investment Risk-Based Capital Working Group. (July 25, 2017)
Joint Property and Casualty Risk-Based Capital Committee and Health Solvency Subcommittee letter to the NAIC's Operational Risk Subgroup on proposed changes to the operational risk factor in risk-based capital (RBC) formulas for property/casualty and health. (December 19, 2016)
Property and Casualty Risk-Based Capital Committee report to the NAIC's Property/Casualty Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group providing a detailed update of property and casualty risk-based capital underwriting factors. (October 28, 2016)
Solvency Committee comments to the NAIC's Investment Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group on its "Way Forward" exposure document. (May 19, 2016)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comments to the NAIC’s Capital Adequacy Task Force on the ongoing examination of the bond risk factors used in the P/C risk-based capital (RBC) formula. (November 10, 2015)
Catastrophe Risk Subcommittee of the P/C Risk-Based Capital (RBC) Committee comments to the NAIC’s Catastrophe Risk Subgroup on the proposal to revise the calculation of catastrophe risks R6 and R7 for the 2015 reporting year. (June 12, 2015)
RBC Catastrophe Risk Subcommittee comments to NAIC’s Catastrophe Risk (E) Subgroup on revised Form PR026 for the 2015 reporting year. (May 22, 2015)
Life Capital Adequacy Committee, Property and Casualty Risk-Based Capital Committee, and Health Solvency Work Group comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) on operational risk issues. (January 7, 2015)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comment letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Reinsurance Association of America's (RAA) updated proposal on reinsurance credit risk factors. (October 1, 2014)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comment letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Reinsurance Association of America's updated proposal on credit risk factors. (May 12, 2014)
Letter from Academy RBC work groups to the NAIC SMI RBC Subgroup regarding the NAIC’s Dec. 9 Operational Risk Proposal. (January 30, 2014)
Casualty Practice Council presentation by Academy Vice President Mike Angelina to the NAIC’s P/C Risk-Based Capital Working Group on underwriting risk charges in NAIC P/C risk-based capital. (December 15, 2013)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comment letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Reinsurance Association of America's discussion draft on reinsurance credit risk. (October 8, 2013)
Property/Casualty Risk-Based Capital Committee report to the NAIC’s Property/Casualty Risk-Based Capital Working Group on the reinsurance credit risk charge in NAIC Property/Casualty Risk-Based Capital. (March 29, 2013)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee report to the NAIC's Solvency Modernization Initiative RBC Subgroup on risk correlation methodologies used to determine regulatory solvency capital requirements in advanced jurisdictions outside the U.S. (November 15, 2012)
Casualty Practice Council Comments to the NAIC's Catastrophe Risk Subgroup on its proposed changes to the Risk-Based Capital formula spreadsheets to incorporate property catastrophe risk. (October 29, 2012)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee letter to Solvency Modernization Initiative RBC Subgroup concerning CAS Working Party research on potential improvements to the NAIC's P/C RBC framework. (July 10, 2012)
Property/Casualty RBC Committee update in response to the NAIC's request for assistance with the Solvency Modernization project on the NAIC's Risk-Based Capital formulas. This update discusses the Committee's progress toward providing recommendations for improving the correlation/covariance methodologies used in the P/C RBC formula. (July 21, 2011)