What's New Archive
Latest international regulatory Market Bulletins
Benin, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoro Islands, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo
Offshore oil platforms exempted on facultative basis.
Canada - Manitoba
Rate filing for hail business no longer required.
New LSW1851 to reflect new statutory conditions.
Income tax rate decreased.
Motor property damage and liability social security change abolished.
Pension fund charge abolished.
New requirements and exemptions for treaty and facultative reinsurance.
New witholding tax.
Stamp duty increased.
Effective 1 January 2015 intermediaries unable to handle premium for complex product.
Effective 31 March 2015, new guidelines on intermediary remuneration, how insurers manage distribution arrangements, treatment of life beneficiaries and master policies.
Portugal (incl dependencies)
National Institute of Medical Emergency (INEM) rate change.
Tax rate increase effective 1 January 2015.
Spain (incl dependencies)
Updated policy production guidelines.
Automatic enrolment for some master policies prohibited from 1 July 2015.
Limitation period changes from 1 January 2015.
Enhanced duty to check for policyholder death effective 1 January 2015.
US - Federal
Exempt Commercial Purchase (ECP) USD amounts adjusted for inflation.
Updated TRIA content.
US - Illinois
Notice to policyholder to cancel after observable subsidence.
Admitted property and casualty group policies prohibited.
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