With regulators struggling to get comfortable with insurers’ internal models, and with the memory of the subprime crisis still lingering, the question of how to ensure that the models are robust is worrying...
Eiopa chairman says it is time to 'move on' with Solvency II as lack of certainty is threatening EU's credibility
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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Guidance needed on treatment of with-profits fund surpluses under new supervisory regime
As regulators grapple with the requirements of Solvency II, finding a consistency in supervision for all countries was never going to be easy. Thomas Whittaker reports on the challenges member countries face and the efforts to find harmony across the...
It will only be a matter of time before the official start date for Solvency II is moved. During the past few months, the January 1, 2014 implementation date has looked increasingly unrealistic as the wrangling over Omnibus II continued due to lawmakers...
The move to discounting liabilities using swap rates under Solvency II will present challenges for UK with-profits funds that have been used to matching cashflows using gilts. Against the backdrop of a volatile swap spread, insurers will need to adapt...
Axa CFO warns of the counter-cyclical tools in Solvency II
Ferma forum hears that Solvency II delays will not affect competition
Standard formula is too harsh and fails to reflect real risk of long-term finance, say insurers
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.
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