Rapidly rising rates and high inflation have not had a one-size-fits-all impact on the solvency positions of life insurers. In this paper, we take you on a deep-dive through various regions to showcase how those impacts have differed for life insurers around the globe. Despite the diversity of results, data points from this current environment will influence insurers and regulators for years to come, with the uniform goal of staying solvent in turbulent times. We discuss the following countries and regions:
- Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg
- France and Germany
- United States and Bermuda
Impact of rising interest rates globally: A blessing or a curse for the solvency position?
With rising rates and high inflation, insurers worldwide need robust frameworks and nimbleness in the once slow moving and stable world of life insurance.