Hadjinestoros & Co
One of the most important matters for employees, concerns their rights in employment.
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority ("EIOPA") has issued a statement on principles to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on the occupational pensions sector.
NautaDutilh Avocats Luxembourg
On 24 April 2020, EIOPA issued new guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers which apply to insurance and reinsurance undertakings, supplementing the general regulatory framework based on the Solvency II Directive ...
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
The writer was, recently, fortunate enough to have had the opportunity to present a webinar on the European Succession Regulation 650/2012 (ESR).
Working as a pensions lawyer in both Jersey and Guernsey, Carey Olsen's Julie Currie is perfectly placed to provide an insight into the pensions industry in each of the islands.
Pension funds that operate defined benefit schemes are exposed to longevity risk; the risk that their pensioners live longer than predicted.
The coronavirus pandemic has already had a significant, direct impact on mortality rates worldwide. That is not surprising. However, market commentators*
Family practitioners are well-versed in avoiding potential pitfalls of implementing and enforcing settlements agreed in the family courts
Another pension longevity swap deal has been conducted through Guernsey with the Willis pension scheme using a Guernsey-based captive insurance company established through Willis Towers Watson in the island.
This is a busy time for changes to the retirement schemes legislation in Hong Kong. In the middle of June this year, the Legislative Council passed the Occupational Retirement Schemes...
On 26 June this year the Occupational Retirement Schemes (Amendment) Ordinance (the "Amendment Ordinance") came into force.
Isle of Man
DQ Advocates is a leading Isle of Man-based law firm with an international reach, offering a full range of legal, regulatory and tax services to a local and global client base.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
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Arendt & Medernach
On 6 February 2020, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority ("EIOPA") has published its final guidelines (the "EIOPA Guidelines") on outsourcing to cloud service...
Malta's budget for 2021 mainly focuses on the country's economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Malta Budget 2021 was presented by the Minister for Finance, Dr Edward Scicluna on Monday, 19th October.
Following the issue of a consultation document on the proposed amendments to the Retirement Pensions Act and on the amendments to the Pension Rules...
These include repurchase transactions, securities or commodities lending and securities or commodities borrowing, a buy-sell back transaction or sell-buy back transactions.
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
This Dubai has announced a new 5-year visa aimed at those 55 and older, around the globe, to travel to Dubai and begin a new life in the sun.
Retirement and end-of-service planning in the middle east is coming of age, and now is the time for employers to prepare to meet their lump sum payment obligations, writes Bethell Codrington.