Ireland's Solvency II testing raises proportionality concerns

The Central Bank of Ireland's probe into how smaller insurers are coping with Solvency II has touched a nerve with proponents of proportionality. David Walker reports


Amice elects Poland's Buczkowski as president

CEO of TUW SKOK to stand for three-year term


Insurers struggle to find value in Solvency II data

Better communication with stakeholders may be biggest early gain


Louisa Renoux on the regulatory burden for mutuals

It is important to simplify Solvency II and put proportionality at the centre of the regulatory framework, says the head of the Solvency II project at Mutualité Française


Solvency II 'preparations' to continue past 1 January

A lot to do after statutory implementation date


French health mutuals show fraternité in pillar 3 solution

When an entire sector faces the same issues in complying with Solvency II, collaboration seems a sensible response. France's association of health mutuals has done just that by developing pillar 3 software for its members. Christopher Cundy reports