Capital management is an increasingly important topic for insurers looking for ways to manage their risks and related capital requirements while optimising their solvency balance sheets. Reinsurance is one of the key capital management tools available to insurers.
In July 2020, Milliman professionals published a research report entitled ‘Reinsurance as a capital management tool for life insurers.’ The paper investigates common reinsurance strategies, along with new developments and innovative strategies that companies should consider implementing. The report was written by consultants Eamon Comerford, Paul Fulcher, Rik van Beers and Rosemary Maher.
Below is an infographic that highlights the key areas of consideration for evaluating reinsurance strategies.
To read the entire paper, click here. An executive summary is also available.