Prudential Standards (1)
This Prudential Standard requires a life company to maintain adequate capital against the insurance risks associated with its activities. The ultimate responsibility for the prudent management of capital of a life company rests with its Board of directors. The Board must ensure that the life company maintains an adequate level and quality of capital commensurate with the scale, nature and complexity of its business and risk profile, such that it is able to meet its obligations under a wide range of circumstances.
Reporting Standards (1)
This Reporting Standard sets out the requirements for the provision of information to APRA in relation to calculating a life company’s Insurance Risk Charge. It includes Form LRF 115.0 Insurance Risk Charge (SF) and Form LRF 115.1 Insurance Risk Charge (GF), and associated specific instructions and must be read in conjunction with the general instruction guide and Prudential Standard LPS 115 Capital Adequacy: Insurance Risk Charge.