European insurance and occupational pensions authority (eiopa)
The concept of proportionality is fundamental to Solvency II. Yet smaller insurers fear that the compliance burden they face will be too onerous. Thomas Whittaker examines whether the proportionality principle...
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The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.