Insurance Update - August 2016

The following topics are covered in this issue. To see the articles, please log on to our Knowledge Portal or contact your usual Linklaters’ contact.

  • Leaving the European Union: implications for insurance companies
  • IAIS releases second consultation on global Insurance Capital Standard
  • The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation: implications for collateralised insurance and reinsurance arrangements
  • EU Benchmark Regulation
  • UK regulator consults on capping early exit pension charges
  • Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 finally comes into force
  • Enterprise Act 2016 receives Royal Assent
  • Proposals in Final Report of the UK’s Financial Advice Market Review spell opportunities for expanding guidance services and use of robo-advice
  • US Federal Reserve seeks comment on capital standards for certain insurance companies
  • Poland – possible changes to the pension fund system
  • Changes to Indian registration regulations
  • New corporate governance guidelines for insurers in India
  • Cross-border private M&A: a guide to 25 jurisdictions
  • Recent deals