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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.

Solvency II

2020 Review of Solvency II - In Brief

Solvency II | Sustainability

Opinion on Sustainability within Solvency II

Cyber Risks | Financial stability

Cyber Risk for Insurers - Challenges and Opportunities

As cyber threats have become more prominent in recent years, they are increasingly considered as a top global risk for the financial sector and the economy as a whole. The increasing frequency and sophistication of cyber attacks, the fast digital transformation and the increased use of big data and...
Financial stability | Risk assessment

Risks and Vulnerabilities in the EU Financial System

The report covers the impact of a no-deal Brexit on financial activities, risks related to the low interest rate environment, as well as climate change risks.
Solvency II | Supervision

Consultation on supervisory reporting and public disclosure

The feedback statement and the resolution of stakeholder comments can be found here .
Solvency II

Consultation on Advice on the harmonisation of national insurance guarantee schemes

The feedback statement and the resolution of stakeholder comments can be found here .
Big Data | Sustainability

Call for expression of interest: EIOPA Consultative Expert Group on digital ethics

FinTech | InsurTech

Consultation on the proposal for Guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers

The European Insurance and Occupational Pension Authority (EIOPA) launched a consultation on guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers. These guidelines shall provide guidance to market participants on how the outsourcing provisions set forth in the Directive 2009/138/EC, in the...
Risk assessment | Sustainability | Financial stability

Impact of Green Bond Policies on Insurers: Evidence from the European Equity Market

This article empirically investigates whether the introduction of green bond policies by insurance companies have a positive impact on their equity prices. To this aim, the sample of listed (re)insurers in Europe using monthly data for years 2012 – 2019 is employed. Announcements, press releases...