Eiopa publishes assessments of Bermuda, Japan and Switzerland
Follows trial run for small and medium-sized firms
Solvency II for pension schemes set to go ahead, says LCP
Second consultation for 23 areas in CfA
Schemes might be forced to switch to government bonds, says LCP
Extending the window for the IMAP to mid-2013 applies only to those firms already in pre-application, says the UK regulator, but it has yet to clarify other issues arising from its announcement about the delay in Solvency II implementation. Lorna Davies reports.
Japanese minister in talks in Frankfurt
With the onset of Solvency II and IASB/FASB Phase II, supplementary reporting needs to adapt. Kamran Foroughi explains the background to this in the context of life insurers' reporting under EEV/MCEV principles in 2010.
USPs should be attractive for many insurers in Europe, but some experts say regulators need to make the rules more flexible and clarify a number of points. Eiopa instead is delaying an expected consultation on the subject.
Susan Voss takes part in Solvency II session