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Our lawyers have been dealing with all relevant aspects of German and European insurance regulatory law for years. We advise on transactions and reorganisation measures as well as general issues such as the introduction of new insurance products to the German market and the permissibility of cross-border insurance business. The team has a good relationship with the competent regulatory authorities and we work together to find solutions.

We focus in particular focus on compliance requirements in the insurance sector and related risk management, taking into account current and future statutory requirements such as the Solvency II framework.

News & insights

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News: 21 APRIL 2021

Allen & Overy advises on AXA’s first EUR1 billion subordinated green bonds

Allen & Overy advised a bank consortium on AXA’s issue of subordinated green bonds for a total amount of EUR1 billion. The consortium consists of BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment…

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News: 05 MARCH 2021

Allen & Overy advises Aviva on the disposal of its insurance businesses in Italy

Allen & Overy has advised Aviva on the disposal of its insurance businesses in Italy. The deal, announced on 4 March 2021, is one of the most significant M&A deals in the insurance sector in recent…

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Publications: 28 JANUARY 2021

A comparative overview of the Hong Kong and Singapore regulatory frameworks for the supervision of insurance groups

The Hong Kong government recently announced that the insurance group-wide supervision framework (GWS framework) will commence on 29 March 2021. The GWS framework will be implemented via the Insurance…

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Publications: 22 JANUARY 2021

Luxembourg insurance and reinsurance companies

The CAA extends the restrictions on dividend payments and other distributions.

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