HM Treasury definition of advice consultation »
The Personal Finance Society recognises the government's
implicit endorsement of the benefits associated with more people
being able to access information, guidance and advice in respect of
their financial needs.
Building resilient households »
Each year, a million people in the UK suffer a prolonged absence
from work due to sickness. Insurance can, and does, play a
significant role both in helping people cope financially during a
sickness absence and in getting them back to work. Many other
services and agencies also play a major part.
SRI: environmentally, socially and financially useful »
Examines how the retail Sustainable, Responsible and ethical
Investment (SRI) market got to where it is today and why
accelerating the integration of ethical, social and environmental
factors into retail investment planning makes sense.
Claims: the dawning of a new era? »
Insurers and claims management companies will soon be regulated
on equal conduct terms. This should trigger changes in how each
engages with the other. The FCA's focus on claims and compensation
could result in a re-examination of claims practices by insurers.
If significant improvements can be made, might this make CMCs
Public Affairs Update »
The CII public affairs update for the period June-August 2016.
Includes political developments stemming from the Brexit
referendum, and other regulatory announcements.
FCA Thematic Review on General Insurance Appointed Representatives »
Following concerns highlighted in its latest Business Plan, the
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published the results of a
detailed thematic review into general insurance firms using the
Appointed Representatives regime.
Insurance Act Hub »
The Insurance Act takes effect from August 2016. This micro site
provides members with access to some key information and materials
from a variety of sources.
Disruptive influences 2.0: the FinTech revolution »
The second report published by the Chartered Insurance Institute
in association with Cicero Group on disruptive technology in
CII briefing: EU referendum result »
A briefing summarising what the EU referendum result means for
CII Briefing: Financial Technology (FinTech) »
A policy briefing reviewing emerging FinTech areas and
anticipating opportunities and challenges for our sector.
CII Briefing: Enterprise Act – Implications for Insurance »
A briefing summarising key features of the Enterprise Act
Cyber and the City »
A report on cyber risk 'Cyber and The City', published by
TheCityUK and Marsh argues that firms across the industry need to
take urgent action on cyber risk to ensure the UK continues to be a
secure base for the world's leading financial centre.
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 3 2016 »
The CII's Public Affairs updates contain news from
Westminster and Whitehall, Europe and the regulator. This issue
covers the Queen's Speech, the FCA's risk outlook and the latest on
View the briefing
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 2 2016
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 1 2016
CII Public Affairs Update Issue 6 2015
HM Treasury: public financial guidance »
The CII and PFS support the coordinated delivery of public
financial guidance. It must be accessible and inclusive, in keeping
with a wider national financial capability strategy, and be
underpinned by appropriate professional standards.