European insurance and occupational pensions authority (eiopa)
New risk parameters will increase capital requirements for some business lines
Eiopa stress test shows threat to insurers of low interest rates
Model validation is a key element for internal model approval under Solvency II, but it is one of the most demanding. Clive Davidson reports on how insurers are meeting the challenge
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Calls for guidance as FSA provides relief to insurers on dual-capital model concerns
Decision on Bermuda, Japan and Switzerland equivalence to be taken once Level 2 measures agreed
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority’s (Eiopa) consultation on the directive governing occupational pensions has prompted fierce criticism from the UK pensions industry. The consultation on the Institutions for Occupational Retirement...
With a second European Union consultation on moving pension fund capital requirements on to a more market-consistent, risk-based capital framework, many have been alarmed at the idea of heavy Solvency II-style requirements for retirement schemes. But...
ABI says proposals are disappointing and the European Commission has ignored many of the industry's calls for change to Solvency II rules
Insurers still need to develop an effective format ‘to articulate risk and solvency position’, warns PwC
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.