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Current Issues in Insurance - Winter 2018
19 Dec 2018
'Tis the season to be jolly! With the festive holidays and the New Year fast approaching, why not indulge on a mince pie or two while tucking into the latest edition of current issues in insurance – our quarterly publication in which our team of insurance specialists share their insights into some of the current hot topics in the UK insurance market.
In this edition of current issues in insurance we have a festive selection box of content for you to choose from, including: the results of our 2019 insurance industry outlook survey; our 2018 risk transfer report; an update on the PRA's recent supervisory statement regarding equity release mortgages; how to improve household financial resilience; and our newly launched social care white paper.
Thank you again to all those who attended our Annual Life and Financial Services seminar in October in London. I’m pleased to say it was our most successful seminar yet with a total of 200 guests! We will be running a seminar in Edinburgh on 6 February 2019, and you can register for the event here to reserve your place.
Thank you for all your continued support over 2018 which has been another successful year for the Life & Financial Services team at Hymans Robertson. We hope you enjoy your time off with loved ones, and we look forward to seeing you all soon in the New Year.
2019: what's in store for the industry?
It’s that time of year when we reflect on what’s happened over the past 12 months and look ahead to the New Year. In this article we examine the results of our recent industry survey on the outlook for 2019, and also some of the emerging trends we are seeing.
Risk Transfer Report 2018
In our third annual Risk Transfer report we share our insights into the trends for the coming year and beyond, and take a look at the implications for pension schemes looking to capture opportunities to transfer risk to insurance companies.
Solvency II newsflash: PRA publishes supervisory statement on equity release mortgages
On 10 December the PRA published its feedback on the responses it has received following a period of consultation on equity release mortgages, as well as an updated supervisory statement. This newsflash looks at the changes implemented by the PRA in its revised supervisory statement.
Fixing the financial resilience crunch
There has been a lot of focus on the financial resilience of UK households in 2018. In this article we explore what can be done to improve the picture, and the role that insurers can play.
A better future for adult social care
The imminent government green paper on adult social care is an opportunity to galvanise change. And change is needed. We have produced a whitepaper which provides context and analysis on what is happening in this vitally important sector.
Annual Life & Financial Services seminar Scotland
Register to attend our Life & Financial Services seminar in Edinburgh which will take place on Wednesday 6 February 2019.