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FERMA Risk Management Seminar 2014
20 & 21 October 2014 in Brussels, Belgium
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FERMA Risk Management Forum 2013
Living and Working in a Riskier World
Maastricht, 29 September-2 October 2013
See www.ferma-forum.eu for more information
FERMA is dedicated to assisting the development of risk management education through Universities, Business Schools, Colleges and Institutes. It sponsors students to attend its Forum and seminars.
FERMA Professional Development Initiative sponsored by Lloyd's With the aim to support FERMA with its Professional Development Initiative, Lloyd's hosts and sponsors a development programme for talented risk managers with 3 to 5 years of experience. Read more..
Students at the FERMA Forum 2013 Risk Management Education is one of the main concerns of FERMA. The invitation of students to its Forums offers them the possibility to attend a major Risk Management congress in Europe, to improve their knowledge and allows them to discuss and exchange views, not only with practitioners, risk and insurance managers, but also with numerous service providers. Read more..
FERMA Corporate Brochure
"A European vision of Risk Management". Read more..
Access FERMA Annual "Report of the President". Read more..
FERMA launches a benchmarking survey of risk management practices across Europe every two years across its members. Read more..
ECIIA - FERMA guidance
Guidance on the 8th EU Company Law Directive (article 41). Read more..
Access our latest or previous newsletters, online or in pdf format. Read more..
FERMA maintains its contacts with the various European Business Associations and contributes with its views and concerns to the European Commission developments.
Below are our latest posts and news about European Topics.Political action committees created to strengthen FERMA’s voice
FERMA has established political action committees to strengthen FERMA’s voice on public policy issues and to promote and maintain relationships with European regulators. So far, there are six such committees covering environmental liability, disaster insurance, corporate governance, IMD2, Solvency 2 and captives, and cybersecurity. Continue reading
The European insurance industry has, from the outset, strongly supported Solvency II. Insurers back its ambition to ensure high levels of policyholder protection and encourage good risk management through sophisticated measurement of risks and risk mitigation. Unfortunately, it has taken rather longer and proved rather harder than originally hoped to achieve those goals. Continue reading
For over a year now, there has been a strong political will to increase greatly transparency over corporate financial transactions. We mentioned this in an article last November that can be seen here.
Several amendments from members of the European Parliament (MEPs) requesting the introduction of some country by country reporting provisions have been added to the original proposal from the European Commission on non-financial reporting (environmental, social and employee matters) for large companies. Continue reading
FERMA has called for a cautious approach to any changes to the regulatory treatment of differences between EU national insurance contract laws to avoid jeopardising the market for large risks which is working well. FERMA has made these comments today … Continue reading