Solvency/Reinsurance

Domestic and international solvency, risk management, and reinsurance issues that affect multiple areas of actuarial practice.

Solvency Committee comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the U.S. Group Capital Methodology Concepts Discussion Paper. (December 5, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate in support of passage of the Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014, which clarifies that the Federal Reserve has the authority to differentiate between banks and insurers in terms of capital requirements. (December 2, 2014)
Reinsurance Committee comments to the International Accounting Standards Board on the Insurance Contracts Project's reinsurance and ceding commissions proposal. (November 20, 2014)
Solvency Committee written testimony to the U.S. House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance hearing on "The Impact of International Regulatory Standards on the Competitiveness of U.S. Insurers, Part II." (November 18, 2014)
Reinsurance Committee comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Uniform Application Checklist for Certified Reinsurers exposure draft. (November 11, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators on the key priorities and principles that should be considered when developing insurance group solvency and capital standards. (October 10, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the key priorities and principles that should be considered when developing insurance group solvency and capital standards. (September 18, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors' revised proposal, Basic Capital Requirements for Global Systemically Important Insurers (G-SIIs). (August 4, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the International Actuarial Association on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors' revised proposal, Basic Capital Requirements for Global Systemically Important Insurers (G-SIIs). (August 4, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the International Actuarial Association (IAA) on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors' (IAIS) Memo on a proposed approach for a global insurance capital standard. (June 6, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to members of the U.S. House of Representatives supporting passage of the Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 (S.2270/H.R.4510), which clarifies that the Fed has the authority to differentiate between banks and insurers in terms of capital requirements. (June 5, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors’ proposal, Basic Capital Requirements for Global Systemically Important Insurers (G-SIIs). (January 28, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the International Actuarial Association on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors’ proposal, Basic Capital Requirements for Global Systemically Important Insurers (G-SIIs).
(January 16, 2014)
Solvency Committee comments to the International Actuarial Association on the International Association of Insurance Supervisors’ paper, Common Framework for the Supervision of Internationally Active Insurance Groups.
(November 22, 2013)
The Solvency Committee submitted comments to the NAIC on its revised version of a draft white paper on the Solvency Modernization Initiative and insurance regulation. (June 6, 2013)
Solvency Committee response to an NAIC Solvency Modernization Initiative Task Force request to outline methods of measuring regulatory financial success in the U.S. insurance financial regulatory system. (November 16, 2012)
Reinsurance Committee comments to the Federal Insurance Office on topics relating to reinsurance, including: the purpose of reinsurance, the effect of domestic and international regulation on reinsurance in the U.S., and the coordination of reinsurance supervision nationally and internationally. (August 27, 2012)
Solvency Committee comments to the IAIS on its Common Framework (ComFrame) paper concerning the relationship between IAIGs and supervisors, and the framework for supervisors to address group-wide activities and risks. (August 16, 2012)
Solvency Committee comments to the NAIC and IAA on the IAIS ComFrame paper concerning the relationship beween IAIGs and supervisors and the framework for supervisors to address group-wide activities and risks. (July 27, 2012)
Public policy practice groups comments to the NAIC on its draft white paper on the Solvency Modernization Initiative and insurance regulation offering suggestions encompassing RBC, ORSA, and NAIC model laws. (April 30, 2012)