German finance ministry attacked on solvency rules


The German finance ministry is facing criticism from the insurance industry for not clarifying its position on how solvency rules should be reviewed in light of a new proposal from the justice ministry on reforming insurance contract law, which was put forwards on 11 October.

"The now-published text just hints at the insurers' solvency situation," says Dr. Johannes Lorper, responsible for private customer business and actuarial aspectsat Germany's second largest primary insurer, Ergo

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

The future of life insurance

As the world constantly evolves and changes, so too does the life insurance industry, which is preparing for a multitude of challenges, particularly in three areas: interest rates, regulatory mandates and technology (software, underwriting tools and…

Most read articles loading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here