[Replay] Solvency II Review: Challenges and Opportunities
The Review of Solvency II is one of the most important topics in insurance regulation. Representatives of the EU-Commission, European Parliament, Member States, Supervisory Authoritites and the Insurance Industry discussed the actual proposals by EIOPA in a virtual panel organised by the Italian (ANIA), French (FFA) and German (GDV) insurance associations. A recording of these events are now online.
Florence Lustman, the president of the French Insurance Federation (FFA), opened the first session on 13th november around the question: "Solvency II review : the main challenges of EIOPA's advice".
In these difficult times, the review of the Solvency II Directive is an opportunity for policymakers to allow insurers to better provide long term products and better support businesses to ensure a resilient economic recovery" said the president of the FFA.
This opening speech was followed by a key note from Stéphanie Yon-Courtin (European Parliament) and a panel discussion among Gabriel Bernardino (EIOPA), Alberto Corinti (IVASS), Frank Grund (BaFin), Patrick Montagner (ACPR), Didier Millerot (European Commission), Tobias Buecheler (Allianz), Grégoire de Montchalin (AXA) an Gianluca Sanmartino (Generali).
The second Solvency II session on 19th November around the question "How can the Solvency II Review contribute to the EU economic growth?" brought together Tommy De Temmermann (European Commission),Irene Tinagli (European Parliament), Eva Wimmer (German Federal Ministry of Finance), Stefano Cappiello (Italian Ministry of Economic and Finance) and Lionel Corre (French Treasury).
Opening speech* by Florence Lustman, president of the French Insurance Federation at the joint Event ANIA/FFA/GDV “Can Solvency II and Economic Growth be Friends Again?” (13 november 2020).
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