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Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – May 2016

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for May has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: FCA/PRA and Lloyd’s developments Cybersecurity Directive EIOPA led insurance sector stress test

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – April 2016

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for April Newsletter has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: IAIS developments FCA/PRA updates Law Commissions review of insurance interest Developments on creating a secondary annuity market

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – March 2016

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for March Newsletter has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: IAIS developments FCA/PRA updates Solvency II updates Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive    

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

Corporate Insurance Newsletter – January 2016

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for January has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: IAIS developments FCA/PRA updates Solvency II updates Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

Corporate Insurance Newsletter – December 2015

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for December has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: IAIS developments FCA/PRA updates Solvency II updates Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – November 2015

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for November has been published.  This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants.  In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: IAIS developments FCA/PRA updates Solvency II updates Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: New Solvency II rules on Infrastructure Investment by Insurers

On 30 September 2015, the EU Commission published draft legislation that will amend the Solvency II rules relating to investment in infrastructure assets by EU insurers.  The publication follows a lengthy period of consultation by EIOPA.  The new rules will significantly reduce the capital charges that would otherwise have applied to this type of investment,

Posted in European Union, Regulatory and legislative updates, Spain

ESMA, EBA and EIOPA’s joint technical discussion paper on KID for PRIIPs

PRIIPs are a kind of product which constitutes a market worth up to €10 trillion in the EU according to European Commission estimates. The Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) -EBA, EIOPA and ESMA- were mandated by the PRIIPs Regulation to develop draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on the content and presentation of

Posted in European Union, Regulatory and legislative updates, Spain

Infrastructure Investment Risk Management – EIOPA’s consultation paper

Last 2 July 2015 EIOPA published its Consultation Paper on the Call for Advice from the European Commission on the identification and calibration of infrastructure investment risk categories. This Consultation is a natural response to the continuous increase experienced in infrastructure investment and promoting initiatives in the last years, not only at a global level

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – May 2015

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for May has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: FCA thematic reviews PRA’s consultation on Board responsibilities BIBA code of conduct Solvency II updates    

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter – April 2015

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for April has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: FCA and PRA policy statements PRA Rulebook Insurance law reform EIOPA updates Solvency II, Level 2 regulations and guidelines

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for February has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: FCA and PRA updates Insurance Act Extension of senior managers regime  to NEDs EIOPA and IAIS updates Solvency II,

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for January has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: PRA and FCA updates Recent EIOPA and IAIS updates PRIIPs updates Solvency II developments

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for December has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: PRA and FCA updates Recent EIOPA and IAIS updates PRIIPs updates Solvency II developments

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for August has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: PRA updates on valuation risk for insurers and subordinated guarantees and the quality of capital Recent EIOPA and

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ Corporate Insurance Newsletter for July has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: The publication by the FCA of its final reports on its market study on general insurance add-ons and thematic

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ June 2014 Corporate Insurance Newsletter has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we cover: A number of publications from the PRA, including a policy statement on the new PRA Rulebook, an updated

Posted in European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Market developments, Poland, Spain, UK

EU: EIOPA’s Expectations of manufacturers and distributors of insurance products

In the UK, there has been a lot of activity in relation to ensuring the protection of consumers buying general insurance products. On the back of the (relatively new) Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Act 2012, there have been a number of FCA initiatives for increasing consumer protection and fairness and it can be said

Posted in Regulatory and legislative updates, UK

UK: Corporate Insurance Newsletter

The Hogan Lovells’ May 2014 Corporate Insurance Newsletter has been published. This provides a round-up of UK, EU and international regulatory developments relevant to UK based insurance market participants. In this issue, amongst other items, we give updates on: FCA thematic review findings on Commercial insurance intermediaries – conflicts of interest and intermediary remuneration; and Insurers’ management of

Posted in Italy, Regulatory and legislative updates

Italy: IVASS – Implementation of the EIOPA Guidelines

As a follow-up to the public consultation launched on 14 January 2014, concerning the amendments to certain Regulations for the implementation of the EIOPA Guidelines (please refer to our newsflash of 3 February 2014) on 15 April 2014 IVASS published the contributions to the consultation. Please click here for our Newsflash dated 30 April 2014.