On 6 January 2020, the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) published a study on the financing of defined benefit pension schemes administered by insurance companies.
A number of EU-27 Member States have been accelerating their efforts to finalize national "emergency" Brexit legislative (NEBLs) measures in the event of a ‘No Deal' or any other form of Brexit ...
The National Bank of Belgium (NBB) has issued a new Circular on outsourcing arrangements (Circular NBB_2019_19)
The Belgian insurance sector has been subject to the MiFID I1 conduct of business rules since 1 May 2015.
The Regulation bans the marketing of several classes of products considered to be high risk, with little liquidity and considerable complexity for retail consumers.
Philippe & Partners
The aim of the law is basically to clarify and consolidate in one statute the currently existing legislation on insurance contracts, intermediation and supervision.
Van Bael & Bellis
Court of Justice of European Union Condemns Use of Gender in Assessment of Insurance Risks
Hammond Suddards Edge
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a Dear CEO letter to financial advisers, setting out the FCA's approach to tackling key areas of concern in financial advice firms and the...
The Financial Services Duty of Care Bill 2019-20 has been reintroduced to the House of Lords. The Bill requires the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to make rules for authorised persons to...
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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published new guidance on firms' approving financial promotions for unauthorised persons.
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covering France and Europe for June 2019
In the Chancellorʼs 2019 Mansion House dinner speech, delivered on 20 June 2019, Philip Hammond announced a review of the UK regulatory framework and payments landscape in 2019.
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Van Bael & Bellis
The dispute at issue related to the reimbursement of commissions of a financial agent to her principal, a company operating in the insurance sector.
In Belgium, until now, differences in premiums and benefits in
life insurance have been permitted by the Act of 21 December 2007.
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Directorate General for Competition of the European
Commission recently launched a public
consultation on the sector's current exemption from
The European Central Bank (ECB) working group on euro risk-free rates has published a report
on the impact the transition from the euro overnight index average
We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out developments from 25 March to 5 April 2019.