Tag Archive for QIS5

The state of Solvency II

Will Solvency be applied evenly? The question is not will there be differences in how local regulators apply Solvency II, but how big will those differences be?

Solvency II news: Deadline Delay Fever Special

The possible delay in implementation of Solvency II made the headlines on Monday. The FT reported that “one person familiar with the commission’s thinking confirmed that some delay was now likely.” News of a possible delay to full implementation was mentioned by Risk.Net earlier last week. “Deadline delay fever” may also be fuelled by two…

Solvency II news: 4 April 2011

Contents: tight Solvency II deadline, Solvency II 101, addressing Catastrophe Risk in QIS 5, tweets Practical preparation for Solvency II on “knife edge” The final Solvency II legislative package will only be finalised in Autumn 2012. In the European Committee First Quarter Update, the ABI said the delay is a result to a number of changes…

Solvency II news: 28 March 2011

Contents: Solvency II simplification, effect of Solvency II on ratings, QIS5 in Romania, insurance regulation in China, tweets EIOPA calls for Solvency II simplification Solvency II will have to be simplified before it can be implemented in 2013 according to Gabriel Bernardino, chairman of EIOPA. The directive will also be reviewed to reduce potential volatility,…