Cookies on the CII website

By using and browsing the CII website, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with our policy. If you do not consent, you are always free to disable cookies if your browser permits, although doing so may interfere with your use of some of our sites or services. Find out more »

Chartered Insurance Institute
Recently added to my basket
Sorry but there was an error adding this to your basket. Please try adding it again

Policy and Public Affairs

CII Membership Skills Survey 2008 »
This survey was an online survey conducted by the CII Group. The questions were sent to all qualified CII & PFS members from the UK. The survey was a follow up to last year's members' skills survey and will now become an annual undertaking. 3511 members responded to the survey. 834 of these were employers. This is a significant increase on the 2007 survey which received 659 responses (103 of whom were employers).
Regulating insurance and levelling the solvency playing field in an uncertain financial world »
This briefing updates on more recent developments and dialogue on Solvency II, especially in the light of the US sub-prime crisis. It also summarises some other notable financial services developments.
Addressing financial inequality: money guidance »
The term "money guidance" (MG), formerly known as generic financial advice, can be applied to a wide range of services, from the giving of very basic information such as how to open a bank account, to more detailed knolwedge in pensions and long-term investment.
Policy briefing: Budget 2008 »
The current chancellor's first Budget came as no major surprise to most sectors. The following points are especially relevant to the financial services and insurance industry:Reforms to financial services taxation: measures include insurance taxation, Islamic finance, the Thoresen review and the upcoming financial capability action plan.
Policy briefing: FSA business plan 2008 »
The FSA published on 6 February its 2008 Business Plan which sets out its priorities for the coming year and attempts to address the risks highlighted in its recent Financial Risk Outlook. The document details the FSA's plans regarding heightened supervisory oversight in areas such as firms' liquidity.
FSA Financial Risk Outlook 2008 »
The FSA published on 29 January its 2008 Financial Risk Outlook describing the issues which, in its view, pose a risk to the market. After a summary of the UK and global economic climate, it discusses the priority risks, and examines other sector-specific risks. This study is part of an annual process which feeds into the regulator's business plan expected on 5 February ...
Generic financial advice and the Thoresen Review »
Over the last several years, various stakeholders have discussed the development of a new class of unregulated but personalised basic finance planning that would be accessible to all consumers through a national information and guidance service.
CII Membership Skills Survey 2007 »
- There has been a decline in skills levels. This has resulted in an industry shortage of skills and it is assumed that this situation will worsen as the demand for qualified employees is set to increase. What can be done to combat this issue and ensure that the industry's demand for qualified employees can be met?
Insurance and climate change »
This paper examines climate change mitigation and adaptation from an insurance industry perspective, with particular reference to London and the USA. 



Only Show

Search by type: Select resource type then enter your search terms in the box

Search by date: