Insurance Update - December 2015

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.

  • Significant changes to Chinese insurance law proposed
  • Solvency II equivalence and internal model approvals
  • Securities Financing Transactions Regulation
  • Indian regulator issues guidelines on “Indian owned and controlled"
  • New regulations issued re foreign reinsurers establishing branch offices in India
  • Finalisation of regulations allowing Indian insurers to issue preference shares and subordinated debt
  • UK regulator launches asset management market study
  • The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority is seeking views on the use of Big Data in the retail general insurance market.
  • UK consultation on gender pay gap transparency
  • Collateral considerations in longevity transactions
  • Recent deals