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New legislation on packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs) should be delayed for a year, according to a majority of Council of Ministers members. 22 Sep 2016
Draft legislation designed to protect retail investors is "so flawed and misleading" that it could actually cost investors money, the European Parliament has said. 16 Sep 2016
The EU's Solvency II Directive came into force on 1 January 2016. The directive consolidates and harmonises existing EU insurance directives including life and non-life directives, the reinsurance directive and various others.
The Insurance Distribution Directive makes it easier for firms to trade cross-border, create a level playing field among all participants and strengthen policyholder protection.
New rules will apply when insurers outsource "critical or important operation functions or activities" once the Solvency II regulatory regime comes into force on 1 January 2016. This short guide will provide a brief overview of the requirements, as well as...
Those producing or selling packaged retail investment and insurance-based investment products (PRIIPs) will have to provide key information documents (KIDs) from the end of 2016.
This guide was last updated in July 2012.
This guide was last updated on 20th December 2010. Please see our guide to developments in July 2012.
The UK Treasury Committee has launched an inquiry into Solvency II, the harmonised EU-wide insurance regulatory scheme that came into force on 1 January this year. 15 Sep 2016
More institutions will sell their closed UK life insurance books in the wake of Brexit, the head of Phoenix Group has told the Financial Times. 31 Aug 2016
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