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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 Risk Management Seminar 2014
20 & 21 October 2014 in Brussels, Belgium
See FERMA Seminar 2014
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..
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FERMA launches a benchmarking survey of risk management practices across Europe every two years across its members. Read more..
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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.AGERS “LOOKS” to the future
On the 14th of November, in Madrid, AGERS united once again for the XIX Day of Expectations for the Renewal of Insurance Programmes, with great success. More than 300 people were in attendance, among them Insurers, Brokers, Experts, Intermediaries, Consultants, Independent Experts, Politicians, Public Institutions and a strong presence of Risk Managers. Continue reading
The European Commission officially proposed a new “go-live” date for Solvency 2 set for 1st January 2016 with a draft Directive (a.k.a. Quick-Fix 2) that was published on 2 October and is giving the necessary, but tight, space to finalise all the details of the new European insurance regulatory framework.
One month later, on Wednesday 5 November, with this new delay officially set, a trialogue session between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission took place and struck an agreement on the Omnibus 2 text. Continue reading
FERMA urges caution as two European Parliamentary committees propose to extend the scope of non-financial reporting even further to include country-by-country disclosure.
In April 2013, the European Commission released a proposal for a Directive on Non-Financial Reporting (NFR – here), introducing for companies new elements of disclosure on their policies, risks and results on environmental matters, social and employee-related aspects, respect for human rights, anti-corruption and bribery issues. Continue reading
After the broad consultation launched in April 2013 by the European Commission about the insurance of natural and man-made disasters, it is now the time for the European Parliament to give its position on the matter with a non-binding resolution.
The draft report was published by Finnish MEP Sempo Terho, rapporteur for the Parliamentary Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) responsible for this file, on 25 September 2013. Continue reading