New opportunities

New opportunities

Aaron Woolner

The new year is always a time of change, and the European insurance industry will feel this most keenly in 2011 as the Committee for European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Supervisors (Ceiops) is replaced by the slightly less-wordy European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (Eiopa). A mere five years old, Ceiops has done a sterling job of marshalling the Solvency II process and it deserves praise for the speed at which it brought the various iterations of the quantitative im