Guidelines and recommendations

Consumer protection | COVID-19

CONSUMER GUIDE: Understand your insurance coverage during Coronavirus/COVID-19 Outbreak

This consumer guide provides information to consumers related to their insurance coverage during the COVID-19/Corona virus outbreak. The guide is currently available in below language versions.

Statement on principles to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on the occupational pensions sector

1. The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has been closely monitoring the coronavirus/COVID-19 developments in relation to the occupational pensions sector. As long-term investors Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision (IORPs) can play a stabilising role in...
COVID-19 | Solvency II | XBRL

Solvency 2.4.0 Taxonomy

COVID-19 | Financial stability

EIOPA statement on dividends distribution and variable remuneration policies in the context of COVID-19

EIOPA considers that it is essential to ensure the access to and continuity of insurance services, safeguarding the ability of the insurance sector to continue to perform its role as risk transfer mechanism from citizens and businesses and its capacity to mobilize savings and invest them in the...
Consumer protection

Call to action for insurers and intermediaries to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on consumers

EIOPA recognises the unprecedented situation which has arisen as a result of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak and is closely monitoring the situation as it continues to cause disruption to households and businesses across Europe. Notably, EIOPA has published: A statement on actions to mitigate the...
COVID-19 | Financial stability | Solvency II

Recommendations on supervisory flexibility regarding the deadline of supervisory reporting and public disclosure - Coronavirus/COVID-19

Read the Solvency 2.4.0 Taxonomy Technical specifications
Digitalisation | Innovation | Outsourcing | Resilience

Guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers

EIOPA identified the need to develop these specific guidance on outsourcing to cloud service providers in the context of the analysis performed to answer the European Commission FinTech Action plan (COM(2018) 109 final) and following discussions and exchanges with stakeholders. Cloud services are a...
Stress test

‚ÄčEIOPA's Insurance Stress Test 2018 Recommendations

Learn more about the Insurance stress test 2018