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Reports, opinions, papers, technical standards, guidelines, surveys, etc

Reports, documents and other publications dated before 2018 can be found in the archive.

Cross-border | Supervision

Peer Review on EIOPA’s Decision on the collaboration of the insurance supervisory authorities

This peer review analyses supervisory practices related to the decision concerning the collaboration amongst supervisory authorities in relation to insurance cross-border activities, data storage and portfolio transfer. It contains the main findings and recommended actions to the National...
Taxonomy | Sustainability | Disclosure

Consultation on EIOPA advice regarding Article 8 of the Taxonomy Regulation

This consultation refers to the relevant ratios to be mandatorily disclosed by insurers and reinsurers falling within the scope of the Non-Financial Reporting Directive as well as on the methodologies to build those ratios. In this consultation, EIOPA considers whether the mandatory ratios of non-...
Supervisory framework

Consultation on Statement on supervisory practices and expectations in case of breach of the Solvency Capital Requirement

EIOPA is gathering feedback on this statement which aims to promote supervisory convergence in the application of the supervisory ladder, in particular addressing the recovery plan required in case of breach of the SCR. EIOPA carries out this consultation in accordance with Article 29(2) of...
IORP | Supervision | Supervisory framework

Supervisory Statement on the sound practices within the registration or authorisation process of IORPs

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) provides this Supervisory Statement on the basis of Article 29(2) of Regulation (EU) No 1094/2010 to promote common supervisory approaches and practices. This Supervisory Statement is based on Directive (EU) 2016/2341 (‘the IORP II...
Sustainability

Letter from the European Commission to the ESAs on the application of Regulation (EU) 2019/2088 on the sustainability-related disclosures in the financial services sector

Letter from the European Commission regarding the application of Regulation (EU) 2019/2088 on the sustainability related disclosures in the financial services sector and related technical standards.
Statistics | Financial stability

European Insurance Overview 2020

The Annual European Insurance Overview is an easy-to-use and accessible overview of the European (re)insurance sector. The report is based on annually reported Solvency II information. This ensures that the data has a high coverage in all countries and is reported in a consistent manner across the...
Supervisory framework | Innovation

Guidelines on information and communication technology security and governance

In accordance with Article 16 of Regulation (EU) No 1094/20104 EIOPA issues these Guidelines addressed to the supervisory authorities to provide guidance on how insurance and reinsurance undertakings should apply the governance requirements foreseen in Directive 2009/138/EC5 (“Solvency II Directive...
Oversight | Supervision

EIOPA’s approach to the supervision of product oversight and governance

The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) (1) Product Oversight and Governance (POG) requirements aim at ensuring that the interests of customers take prime importance during product design and throughout the lifecycle of a product, including within arrangements for its distribution. This document...
ORSA | Scenario analysis | Sustainability

Consultation on the draft Opinion on the supervision of the use of climate change risk scenarios in ORSA

The consultation is a follow-up to last year’s Opinion on Sustainability within Solvency II , which recommended that (re)insurers consider climate risks beyond the one-year time horizon through the system of governance, risk-management system and the Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA). The...
Organisation

Single Programming Document 2021-2023, including Annual Work Programme 2021

This Single Programming Document sets out the activities that EIOPA plans to undertake in the period 2021-2023 in order to deliver on our four strategic objectives: Driving forward conduct of business regulation and supervision to the benefit of consumers Leading supervisory convergence to ensure...
Supervision

Consultation on Supervisory Statement on the use of risk mitigation techniques by insurance and reinsurance undertakings

The aim of this statement is to promote supervisory convergence on the assessment of the use of risk-mitigation techniques under Solvency II. During the consultation period EIOPA will additionally assess potential ‘group issues’ and ‘internal reinsurance’. Stakeholders are asked to include their...
Organisation

Opinion on the decision of the European Parliament in the discharge procedure in respect of the implementation of the budget for the financial year 2018

The purpose of this Opinion is to provide EIOPA’s views on the decision of the European Parliament and on any other observations made by the European Parliament in the discharge procedure in accordance with Article 64(11) of Regulation (EU) No 1094/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council...
COVID-19 | Risk assessment

Report on risks and vulnerabilities in the EU financial system

The outbreak of the Coronavirus has brought huge social disruptions and unprecedented economic challenges, with inevitable impact on the EU financial sector. Valuation, liquidity, credit and solvency risks have increased across the board. While liquidity positions of EU banks remained relatively...
Sustainability | Disclosure

Survey on product disclosure templates under the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation

The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) welcome comments on this survey setting out the details of the presentation of the information to be disclosed pursuant to Article 8(3), Article 9(5) and Article 11(4) of the Regulation (EU) 2019/2088 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27...
PEPP

Description of EIOPA’s stochastic model used for PEPP

Please provide any comments and contributions on the stochastic model to: eiopa.PEPP.stochastic-model@eiopa.europa.eu
PEPP

Pan-European Personal Pension Product: Save for your pension anywhere in Europe

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PEPP

Letter from EIOPA to EC (PEPP)