UK salaries: IPS report 2015 »
The data and commentary in this section has been supplied
by Insurance Personnel
Selection (part of the IPS Group) and is published here by
special arrangement with Insurance Personnel Selection, who own all
rights in it. The tables give actual salary levels, not
recommendations, and are projections for 2016 based on data
collected in early 2015, compiled using the details of the 50,000+
applicants on the IPS database and the expertise of specialist
consultants in each area of the market. Figures for the London
market, executive and board appointments and some specialist roles
have not been included due to the complexity of the data.
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 2 2016 »
The CII's Public Affairs updates contain news from Westminster
and Whitehall, Europe and the regulator. This issue covers the
Budget, the Financial Advice Market Review and the due diligence
the briefing »
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 1 2016
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 6 2015
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 5 2015
Apres mon deluge: Flood Re as a response to large-scale climate risk »
Flood Re is a flood 're-insurance' scheme to help support
households at highest flood risk. Mark Hoban describes how the
scheme works and how it is a temporary solution until the industry
can develop more reflective pricing.
The Insurance Fraud Task Force - the problem and conclusions »
Insurance fraud costs the industry an estimated £3bn a
year, plus another estimated £200m a year is spent combatting it.
The government's Insurance Fraud Task Force has come up with some
HM Treasury consultation on public financial guidance proposals »
As part of his 2016 Budget Statement, the Chancellor announced
the demise of the Money Advice Service, and published a
consultation restructuring the delivery of public financial
CII Briefing: Budget 2016 »
A briefing for members on the 2016 Budget.
Financial Advice Market Review Final Report »
On 14 March, the Treasury and FCA published their final report
on the Financial Advice Market Review (FAMR), including some 28
recommendations for possible action.
SIMR, conduct rules, approved persons »
A briefing covering the forthcoming Senior Insurance Managers
Regime (SIMR), changes to conduct rules and the reformed approved
Price optimisation for insurance - optimising price; destroying value? »
Price optimisation is on the rise in UK insurance, driven
by the insight that underwriters gain from big data. Yet it is
proving a divisive practice, with US regulators increasing banning
its use in personal lines markets.
Ethical Culture: Developing a culture of responsibility in a regulated environment »
Ethical culture: Developing a culture of responsibility in an
regulated environment, part of the CII ethical culture series,
considers how financial services regulation impacts on the
development of an ethical culture. It covers the introduction of
the Senior Insurance Mangers Regime and the Senior Managers &
Certification Regime for banking.