Publications

From Solvency II, to other drivers of change in the insurance industry, staying informed of the ever-evolving issues impacting your business is key to your success. PwC's insurance publications offer the latest, most in-depth information to help you best position yourself for value and competitiveness in this fast-paced market.

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Insurance's new normal: Driving innovation with InsurTech

June 23, 2017

FinTech sector reports based on responses of the PwC's Global FinTech Survey 2017.

Insurance Banana Skins 2017

May 30, 2017

Insurance Banana Skins is piece of research conducted by PwC in association with the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation (CSFI), an independent think tank. It's a survey of insurers and seeks out their views on current risk and future trends.

Aspirations and realities: Gauging the impact of the ICS on capital management

November 14, 2016

The IAIS has set ambitious goals for its planned new ICS. Can these objectives be met? How much of an impact will they have on capital?

Insurance 2020 and beyond: Creating a winning culture

October 19, 2016

Many insurers are seeking to remodel their culture. How can you translate your intentions into real changes in the way your people behave and make decisions during the ‘moments that matter’?

The wait is nearly over? IFRS 17 is coming, are you prepared for it?

October 07, 2016

IFRS 17 (previously IFRS 4 Phase II) is expected to be issued in early 2017 with an effective date of 2021.

Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Technology Might Transform Wholesale Insurance

September 02, 2016

This study identifies where blockchain technologies have the greatest potential to help the wholesale insurance market solve fundamental problems such as business process inefficiencies – and how market players will collaborate to do so. Based on discussions with a wide range of market participants it sets out those practical uses for blockchain that will deliver the highest value with the lowest barriers to implementation.

Delivering successful P&C Transformation

January 19, 2016

PwC can help you equip your business to turn technology from a disruptor to a source of opportunity for future success.

General insurers should not ignore IFRS 4 Phase II

October 26, 2015

General insurers have yet to begin to consider the implications of the new standard in order to avoid late surprises.

Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Ninth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

A Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Tenth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Reaping the dividends of cyber resilience

September 08, 2015

Insurers and reinsurers face growing demand for cyber insurance, but how can they capitalise on this opportunity, whilst managing their risk exposure?

IFRS 9 for insurers

July 29, 2015

IFRS 9 for Financial Instruments is coming in 2018, are you prepared for its impact on your business?

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Equipping your business for the global tax revolution

July 10, 2015

The certainties and demands that have shaped tax management over the past 30 years are being swept aside. Read more in this PwC report.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Necessity is the mother of reinvention

June 12, 2015

Insurers and industry stakeholders have been using Insurance 2020 to help them judge the implications of trends reshaping the insurance industry.

Insurance Banana Skins 2015

April 17, 2015

The report is based on 806 responses from 54 countries with nearly two thirds of the respondents were from the primary insurance industry. There were also contributions from the reinsurance and broking sectors, and non-practitioners such as regulators, consultants, analysts and professional services.

Broking 2020: leading from the front in a new era of risk

September 15, 2014

The world is facing an increasingly complex, uncertain and, in some important areas, under-insured risk environment. Find out more here.

Reinsurance 2020: Taking control of your destiny

September 15, 2014

Reinsurers with undifferentiated ‘me too’ strategies are being squeezed out of the market. What business models will be viable in five years’ time?

Insurance 2020: The digital prize – taking customer connection to a new level

June 26, 2014

Non-life insurers are being left behind by the rapid changes in customer expectations. How can digital innovation help them to engage more closely with customers?

Digital life insurer - Insurance research & insights: PwC

May 01, 2014

Many life and pensions businesses are scrambling to keep pace with the increasing impact of digital in their marketplace. But the ways in which they’re responding are too slow. The latest in the Project Blue: Future of Insurance series explores if there could be a faster, cheaper and more flexible way to grasp the digital potential?

Reinsurance 2020: Breaking the mould

September 04, 2013

The key considerations for survival and success in a sector facing disruptive and rapidly accelerating change.

Insurance's new normal: Driving innovation with InsurTech

June 23, 2017

FinTech sector reports based on responses of the PwC's Global FinTech Survey 2017.

Insurance Banana Skins 2017

May 30, 2017

Insurance Banana Skins is piece of research conducted by PwC in association with the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation (CSFI), an independent think tank. It's a survey of insurers and seeks out their views on current risk and future trends.

Aspirations and realities: Gauging the impact of the ICS on capital management

November 14, 2016

The IAIS has set ambitious goals for its planned new ICS. Can these objectives be met? How much of an impact will they have on capital?

Insurance 2020 and beyond: Creating a winning culture

October 19, 2016

Many insurers are seeking to remodel their culture. How can you translate your intentions into real changes in the way your people behave and make decisions during the ‘moments that matter’?

The wait is nearly over? IFRS 17 is coming, are you prepared for it?

October 07, 2016

IFRS 17 (previously IFRS 4 Phase II) is expected to be issued in early 2017 with an effective date of 2021.

Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Technology Might Transform Wholesale Insurance

September 02, 2016

This study identifies where blockchain technologies have the greatest potential to help the wholesale insurance market solve fundamental problems such as business process inefficiencies – and how market players will collaborate to do so. Based on discussions with a wide range of market participants it sets out those practical uses for blockchain that will deliver the highest value with the lowest barriers to implementation.

Delivering successful P&C Transformation

January 19, 2016

PwC can help you equip your business to turn technology from a disruptor to a source of opportunity for future success.

General insurers should not ignore IFRS 4 Phase II

October 26, 2015

General insurers have yet to begin to consider the implications of the new standard in order to avoid late surprises.

Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Ninth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

A Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Tenth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Reaping the dividends of cyber resilience

September 08, 2015

Insurers and reinsurers face growing demand for cyber insurance, but how can they capitalise on this opportunity, whilst managing their risk exposure?

IFRS 9 for insurers

July 29, 2015

IFRS 9 for Financial Instruments is coming in 2018, are you prepared for its impact on your business?

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Equipping your business for the global tax revolution

July 10, 2015

The certainties and demands that have shaped tax management over the past 30 years are being swept aside. Read more in this PwC report.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Necessity is the mother of reinvention

June 12, 2015

Insurers and industry stakeholders have been using Insurance 2020 to help them judge the implications of trends reshaping the insurance industry.

Insurance Banana Skins 2015

April 17, 2015

The report is based on 806 responses from 54 countries with nearly two thirds of the respondents were from the primary insurance industry. There were also contributions from the reinsurance and broking sectors, and non-practitioners such as regulators, consultants, analysts and professional services.

Broking 2020: leading from the front in a new era of risk

September 15, 2014

The world is facing an increasingly complex, uncertain and, in some important areas, under-insured risk environment. Find out more here.

Reinsurance 2020: Taking control of your destiny

September 15, 2014

Reinsurers with undifferentiated ‘me too’ strategies are being squeezed out of the market. What business models will be viable in five years’ time?

Insurance 2020: The digital prize – taking customer connection to a new level

June 26, 2014

Non-life insurers are being left behind by the rapid changes in customer expectations. How can digital innovation help them to engage more closely with customers?

Digital life insurer - Insurance research & insights: PwC

May 01, 2014

Many life and pensions businesses are scrambling to keep pace with the increasing impact of digital in their marketplace. But the ways in which they’re responding are too slow. The latest in the Project Blue: Future of Insurance series explores if there could be a faster, cheaper and more flexible way to grasp the digital potential?

Reinsurance 2020: Breaking the mould

September 04, 2013

The key considerations for survival and success in a sector facing disruptive and rapidly accelerating change.

Insurance's new normal: Driving innovation with InsurTech

June 23, 2017

FinTech sector reports based on responses of the PwC's Global FinTech Survey 2017.

Insurance Banana Skins 2017

May 30, 2017

Insurance Banana Skins is piece of research conducted by PwC in association with the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation (CSFI), an independent think tank. It's a survey of insurers and seeks out their views on current risk and future trends.

Aspirations and realities: Gauging the impact of the ICS on capital management

November 14, 2016

The IAIS has set ambitious goals for its planned new ICS. Can these objectives be met? How much of an impact will they have on capital?

Insurance 2020 and beyond: Creating a winning culture

October 19, 2016

Many insurers are seeking to remodel their culture. How can you translate your intentions into real changes in the way your people behave and make decisions during the ‘moments that matter’?

The wait is nearly over? IFRS 17 is coming, are you prepared for it?

October 07, 2016

IFRS 17 (previously IFRS 4 Phase II) is expected to be issued in early 2017 with an effective date of 2021.

Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Technology Might Transform Wholesale Insurance

September 02, 2016

This study identifies where blockchain technologies have the greatest potential to help the wholesale insurance market solve fundamental problems such as business process inefficiencies – and how market players will collaborate to do so. Based on discussions with a wide range of market participants it sets out those practical uses for blockchain that will deliver the highest value with the lowest barriers to implementation.

Delivering successful P&C Transformation

January 19, 2016

PwC can help you equip your business to turn technology from a disruptor to a source of opportunity for future success.

General insurers should not ignore IFRS 4 Phase II

October 26, 2015

General insurers have yet to begin to consider the implications of the new standard in order to avoid late surprises.

Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Ninth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

A Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Tenth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Reaping the dividends of cyber resilience

September 08, 2015

Insurers and reinsurers face growing demand for cyber insurance, but how can they capitalise on this opportunity, whilst managing their risk exposure?

IFRS 9 for insurers

July 29, 2015

IFRS 9 for Financial Instruments is coming in 2018, are you prepared for its impact on your business?

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Equipping your business for the global tax revolution

July 10, 2015

The certainties and demands that have shaped tax management over the past 30 years are being swept aside. Read more in this PwC report.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Necessity is the mother of reinvention

June 12, 2015

Insurers and industry stakeholders have been using Insurance 2020 to help them judge the implications of trends reshaping the insurance industry.

Insurance Banana Skins 2015

April 17, 2015

The report is based on 806 responses from 54 countries with nearly two thirds of the respondents were from the primary insurance industry. There were also contributions from the reinsurance and broking sectors, and non-practitioners such as regulators, consultants, analysts and professional services.

Broking 2020: leading from the front in a new era of risk

September 15, 2014

The world is facing an increasingly complex, uncertain and, in some important areas, under-insured risk environment. Find out more here.

Reinsurance 2020: Taking control of your destiny

September 15, 2014

Reinsurers with undifferentiated ‘me too’ strategies are being squeezed out of the market. What business models will be viable in five years’ time?

Insurance 2020: The digital prize – taking customer connection to a new level

June 26, 2014

Non-life insurers are being left behind by the rapid changes in customer expectations. How can digital innovation help them to engage more closely with customers?

Digital life insurer - Insurance research & insights: PwC

May 01, 2014

Many life and pensions businesses are scrambling to keep pace with the increasing impact of digital in their marketplace. But the ways in which they’re responding are too slow. The latest in the Project Blue: Future of Insurance series explores if there could be a faster, cheaper and more flexible way to grasp the digital potential?

Reinsurance 2020: Breaking the mould

September 04, 2013

The key considerations for survival and success in a sector facing disruptive and rapidly accelerating change.

Aspirations and realities: Gauging the impact of the ICS on capital management

November 14, 2016

The IAIS has set ambitious goals for its planned new ICS. Can these objectives be met? How much of an impact will they have on capital?

Insurance 2020 and beyond: Creating a winning culture

October 19, 2016

Many insurers are seeking to remodel their culture. How can you translate your intentions into real changes in the way your people behave and make decisions during the ‘moments that matter’?

The wait is nearly over? IFRS 17 is coming, are you prepared for it?

October 07, 2016

IFRS 17 (previously IFRS 4 Phase II) is expected to be issued in early 2017 with an effective date of 2021.

General insurers should not ignore IFRS 4 Phase II

October 26, 2015

General insurers have yet to begin to consider the implications of the new standard in order to avoid late surprises.

Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Ninth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

A Survey of Discontinued Insurance Business in Europe - Tenth edition

September 14, 2015

The Survey analyses questionnaire results from parties across Continental Europe and the UK on issues affecting run off business.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Reaping the dividends of cyber resilience

September 08, 2015

Insurers and reinsurers face growing demand for cyber insurance, but how can they capitalise on this opportunity, whilst managing their risk exposure?

IFRS 9 for insurers

July 29, 2015

IFRS 9 for Financial Instruments is coming in 2018, are you prepared for its impact on your business?

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Equipping your business for the global tax revolution

July 10, 2015

The certainties and demands that have shaped tax management over the past 30 years are being swept aside. Read more in this PwC report.

Insurance 2020 & beyond: Necessity is the mother of reinvention

June 12, 2015

Insurers and industry stakeholders have been using Insurance 2020 to help them judge the implications of trends reshaping the insurance industry.

Insurance 2020: The digital prize – taking customer connection to a new level

June 26, 2014

Non-life insurers are being left behind by the rapid changes in customer expectations. How can digital innovation help them to engage more closely with customers?

Digital life insurer - Insurance research & insights: PwC

May 01, 2014

Many life and pensions businesses are scrambling to keep pace with the increasing impact of digital in their marketplace. But the ways in which they’re responding are too slow. The latest in the Project Blue: Future of Insurance series explores if there could be a faster, cheaper and more flexible way to grasp the digital potential?

Life and pensions: Competing for a future

November 01, 2012

PwC research explores the future of insurance. What are the forces set to shape it? What will the new marketplace look like? How can life and pensions thrive?

Insurance 2020: Turning change into opportunity

October 19, 2012

PwC's Future of Insurance explores both the key drivers of change for the insurance industry and their implications for the insurance business.