TITLE

Questions Over Impact of Solvency II

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Marc
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Best's Review;Jul2008, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the unstable regulatory horizon of Solvency II. Stephen Haddrill, director general of the Association of British Insurers, says he is optimistic and believes on the high hopes on Solvency II's framework towards the insurance markets. However, European insurers were worried although Solvency II provided a commitment for a more percipient regulatory structure. Problems on the implementation of solvency standards are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
33063986

 

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