Read our latest analysis with a round-up of statements from New York's insurance authorities

New York Insurance Superintendent Eric Dinallo has said the state is likely to act this year to ease strict rules requiring foreign reinsurers to post collateral for any business underwritten. His comments followed statements from New York Governor David Paterson, who said he believed New York is “openly discriminating” against reputable foreign insurers. For our latest analysis and a round-up of statements from New York’s insurance regulators click the link in “Related Articles” to the right of this page – “New York ponders collateral rule change”.