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Solvency II must be completed this parliamentary term, insists Econ chair Sharon Bowles
Standard formula is too harsh and fails to reflect real risk of long-term finance, say insurers
Modelling and regulatory impact of new asset classes must be considered in search for higher yield
This panel will discuss ways to allocate resources and minimize potential exposure with a set of analytical tools to assess, simulate and quantify operational risk capital to improve business efficiency and performance across the enterprise.
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Lack of data could force insurers with non-standard catastrophe risks to use internal model, warns Insurance Europe
Greater transparency could be beneficial, but care must be taken over what is disclosed, speakers say
Regime recognition mechanism proposal should be agreed in Omnibus II, says Standard Life's Porteous
Insurance groups should ensure consistent approach to model applications across organisation, says chairman of Eiopa's internal model committee
European supervisors are taking different approaches to the Solvency II internal model approval process, says head of Solvency II project for Allianz
Eiopa chair warns "stagnant" Omnibus II negotiations threaten Solvency II timetable
UK Financial Services Authority highlights problems with data control, ownership and validation
NAIC approves new principles that could increase reserves held on certain universal life products
Flight to fixed income exposing reinsurers to low yields and interest and inflation risks
Insurers keen to invest in real economy, finds BaFin study, but regulatory uncertainty holding them back
Consistency needed to ensure level playing field, argues Eiopa chairman
European Parliament plenary vote on Omnibus II will take place on November 20
Ineffective use of economic capital frameworks 'could obscure true risk profile of firm'
Tenax Capital fund will buy bank loans and provide debt capital to corporates
Current proposals would transfer risk to consumers and increase price of guarantees, argues consultancy
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