Key vote by European Parliament could be delayed further
Decision on Bermuda, Japan and Switzerland equivalence to be taken once Level 2 measures agreed
Reporting under market-consistent framework would assist transition to new regime, says DNB
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Three years after the Swiss Solvency Test became mandatory for all Swiss insurers, Life & Pension Risk looks at the impact of the regulation on the industry and discovers a number of lessons that Europe should learn. Thomas Whittaker reports
With the deepening crisis in the eurozone, emerging market debt is looking an ever more attractive investment. Blake Evans-Pritchard reports
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...
Insurance associations across Europe are planning to run their own impact studies on the current calibrations of Solvency II as they look to ramp up lobbying activity prior the rules being finalised. Trade bodies in the UK, Germany and Belgium, are...
Insurers’ regulatory capital levels have remained broadly stable despite the recent turmoil in the eurozone. But analysts have warned that current solvency measures do not reflect the true economic position. The third-quarter results showed capital...
While European leaders scramble about trying to fix the eurozone debt crisis, behind the scenes the (equally slow and equally frustrating) process of hammering out the fine details of Solvency II continues. In the past few weeks an interesting document...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future