Insurance Update - April 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.

  • European Commission Report on the Insurance Block Exemption Regulation
  • EU PRIIPs Regulation: regulatory technical standards for key information documents published
  • EU: Solvency II infrastructure changes and EIOPA consultation re infrastructure corporates
  • EU referendum: client briefings
  • Fair treatment of long-standing customers in the UK life insurance sector
  • UK’s PRA consults on draft Solvency II remuneration supervisory statement
  • UK’s FCA favours “scorecard” to measure value in general insurance
  • UK consultation on insurance linked securities
  • Chinese regulator tightens regulation of short-term and medium-term life insurance products
  • Proposed Chinese supervisory regime for domestic systemically important insurer
  • Indian foreign direct investment up to 49% permitted under automatic route
  • Indian regulator issues legislation enabling Lloyd’s to set up branch office in India
  • Iran: release of certain sanctions and outlook for insurance
  • Recent deals