Insurance M&A update
There will be an uptick in insurance mergers and acquisitions this year following massive regulatory compliance efforts
During the first half of this decade, the insurance industry prepared extensively for the Solvency II regulatory overhaul and its capital and risk management ramifications. Following insurers’ compliance with the regulation, they are facing both old financial pressures and newer opportunities that will motivate mergers and acquisitions (M&A). We explore why we predict investor confidence is returning and explore M&A as the answer to the growing challenges insurers face.