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A Plain Person’s Guide to Solvency

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

You have no doubt heard about Solvency II, but do you know what all the fuss is about and what it means for you and your company? Sooner or later it will affect virtually every aspect of the insurance industry. Alex Booth of Elborne Mitchell explains its significance. When the FSA decided to go it […]

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Striking a Balance

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

It was four years ago that Eliot Spitzer began his investigations into the insurance market. The main focus of his concerns was the conflict of interest created by so-called contingent commissions, also known as placement service agreements or market service agreements which, in Spitzerís view, were entirely at odds with the brokerís duty to make […]

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