Insurance Update - February 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.

  • Chinese regulator formally launches Solvency II
  • Tightening of Chinese insurers' prudential asset allocation requirements
  • Solvency II infrastructure changes
  • European Commission Green Paper on retail financial services
  • EU Insurance Distribution Directive
  • New Polish tax on financial institutions
  • UK Government plans to cap pension early exit charges
  • One year time limit introduced into UK Enterprise Bill proposals on late payment
  • UK insurers may have to disclose previous year’s premium on renewal notices
  • Regulations addressing UK tax treatment of insurer regulatory capital made
  • Indian regulator issues regulations on public issues by life insurance and non-life insurance companies
  • Recent deals