Consultations and surveys

EIOPA organises written consultations in order to receive comments from all interested parties, including market participants, consumers and other end-users.

EIOPA invites interested parties to send any comments by email, within the indicated deadline, using the provided paper specific, customised template and quoting the reference of the consultation paper. EIOPA will make all comments available on its website, except where respondents specifically request that their comments remain confidential.

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Regulation | Reporting

EIOPA consults on corrections and amendments to the implementing technical standards on reporting and disclosure

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) published its consultation linked to corrections and amendments of the implementing technical standards (ITS) on reporting and disclosure. Stakeholders are invited to provide their input to the proposed corrections and amendments by...
Regulation | Reporting | Solvency II

Call for Input on Solvency II Reporting and Disclosure Review 2020

When answering please consider the requirements under the COM Implementing Technical Standards, Guidelines on Financial Stability Reporting and Guidelines on Third Country branches when relevant. Input submitted after the deadline but before 31 March 2019 will be considered on a best effort basis.
Solvency II | Sustainability

Technical Advice on the integration of sustainability risks and factors under Solvency II and IDD

EIOPA welcomes comments on its draft technical advice regarding possible amendments to the delegated acts under Solvency II and IDD concerning the integration of sustainability risks and factors. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear...
Consumer protection | PRIIPs | Regulation

Joint amendments to the PRIIPs KID

The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) welcome comments on this consultation paper setting out proposed amendments to Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/653 of 8 March 20171 (hereinafter “PRIIPs Delegated Regulation”). The consultation package includes: the consultation paper template...
Consumer protection | Long-term guarantees measures | Solvency II

Request for feedback methodological considerations regarding illiquid liabilities

EIOPA welcomes responses to the Request for Feedback on methodological considerations (in the following “Request for Feedback”) concerning the request by the European Commission to ΕΙΟΡΑ for information on the liquidity of insurance liabilities and the holding period of assets. Comments are most...
Consumer protection | Regulation

Joint revised draft ITS on the mapping of ICAIs' credit assessments

The ESAs invite comments on all proposals put forward in this paper. Comments are most helpful if they: indicate the specific point to which a comment relates; contain a clear rationale; provide evidence to support the views expressed/rationale proposed; and describe any alternative regulatory...
Consumer protection | Regulation

Resolution funding and national insurance guarantee schemes

EIOPA welcomes comments on the “Discussion paper on Resolution funding and national insurance guarantee schemes”. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear rationale; and describe any alternatives EIOPA should consider
Financial stability | IDD | Solvency II

Survey on the integration of sustainability risks and sustainability factors in the delegated acts under the IDD and the Solvency II Directive

EIOPA invites all the interested stakeholder to fill in an online survey for the Call for Advice from the European Commission on potential amendment to the delegated acts under the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) and the Solvency II Directive (SII) with regard to the integration of...
Consumer protection | Reporting | Solvency II

Corrections and amendments of the ITS on reporting and disclosure

EIOPA welcomes comments on the consultation on the draft amendments and corrections to the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/2450 with regard to the templates for the submission of information to the supervisory authorities and to the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/2452,...
Consumer protection | IDD | Regulation | Solvency II

Proposal RTS adapting the base euro amounts for PII and financial capacity of intermediaries under IDD

EIOPA welcomes comments on the Consultation Paper on the proposal for Regulatory Technical Standards which adapt the base euro amounts for professional indemnity insurance and financial capacity of intermediaries, as referred to in Article 10(4) and Article 10(6)(b), both of Directive (EU) 2016/97...
InsurTech

EIOPA’s InsurTech Insight Survey

​EIOPA is collecting the views of the insurance industry and those not directly active in the insurance value chain on InsurTech, technology-enabled innovation in insurance that could result in new business models, applications, processes or products with an associated material effect on the...
Consumer protection | IDD | Risk assessment | Solvency II

Second set of advice to the EC on specific items in the Solvency II delegated regulation

EIOPA welcomes comments on the second set of advice to the European Commission on specific items in the Solvency II Delegated Regulation. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear rationale; and describe any alternatives EIOPA should...
Consumer protection

Regular information requests towards NCAs regarding provision of occupational pensions

EIOPA welcomes comments on the Consultation Paper on EIOPA's regular information requests towards NCAs regarding provision of occupational pensions information. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear rationale; and describe any...
Consumer protection | Regulation | Solvency II

First set of advice to the EC on specific items in the Solvency II delegated regulation

EIOPA welcomes comments on the first set of advice to the European Commission on specific items in the Solvency II Delegated Regulation. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear rationale; and describe any alternatives EIOPA should...
Regulation

Technical advice on the treatment of unlisted equity and debt without an ECAI rating

EIOPA welcomes responses to the Call for evidence concerning the request by the European Commission to ΕΙΟΡΑ for technical advice on the treatment of unlisted equity and debt without an External Credit Assessment Institution (ECAI) rating in the standard formula. Comments are most helpful if they:...
Consumer protection | IDD | Solvency II

Proposal for guidelines under the IDD on complex IBIP

EIOPA welcomes comments on the Consultation Paper on the proposal for Guidelines on insurancebased investment products that incorporate a structure which makes it difficult for the customer to understand the risks involved. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where...
Consumer protection | Risk assessment | Solvency II

Review of specific items in the Solvency II delegated regulation

EIOPA welcomes comments on the review of specific items in the Solvency II Delegated Regulation. Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable; contain a clear rationale; and describe any alternatives EIOPA should consider.
Consumer protection | Solvency II

Potential harmonisation of recovery and resolution frameworks for insurers

EIOPA would like stakeholders to focus, in particular, on chapter 4, "Building blocks of recovery and resolution" and the specific questions included in that chapter and in chapter 3 "Rationale for harmonisation". Comments are most helpful if they: respond to the question stated, where applicable;...
IDD

Survey to gather data from stakeholders for work on developing Q&As on the IDD

The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) (Directive (EU) 2016/97) came into force on 23 February 2016 and has to be implemented into national laws by 23 February 2018. To facilitate the implementation of the IDD, the European Commission adopted implementing measures in the form of two draft...