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We are an advisor to a number of the world’s largest insurers and reinsurers on their strategic projects

Expertise covers restructuring of regulatory capital, strategic reinsurance, longevity transactions, M&A and regulatory matters.

Fully integrated with the firm's global Financial Institutions Group, the team advise financial institution clients on complex transactions and regulatory issues. The team also advise our financial institution clients in respect of their own trade credit and political risk insurance policies.

The group advise a number of investment banks in respect of trading longevity risks with banks, insurers and investment schemes, as well as advising insurers and investment banks on regulatory capital and liquidity transactions. We advise in the companies market and at Lloyd's. In addition to advising financial institutions, local and multinational companies and government bodies, a number of our team have spent time in industry, with insurance regulators or as underwriters. The team has the specialist product knowledge you would expect of a market leading insurance team, coupled with a well-rounded view of the sector to provide our clients with commercially relevant advice in the most efficient manner.

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News: 21 February 2022

A&O advises Lloyds Banking Group Pensions Trustees Limited on GBP5.5bn longevity swap

Allen & Overy has advised the Trustee of the Lloyds Bank pension schemes on a second longevity swap transaction.

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News: 17 February 2022

Allen & Overy advises Discovery on the establishment of a joint venture and InsurTech business with AIA

Allen & Overy is advising Discovery Limited, a South Africa-based financial services group on the establishment of ‘Amplify Health’, a new InsurTech business, in partnership with AIA Company…

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Publications: 13 December 2021

The Insurance Disputes Law Review - 4th edition - France

The Insurance Disputes Law Review provides a practical overview of recent developments in insurance disputes across major jurisdictions worldwide. It examines the key features of the legal framework…

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Publications: 09 December 2021

India in focus: Foreign Investment in India

According to the 2021 UN World Investment Report, India was the fifth largest recipient of foreign investment globally in 2020, attracting inflows of USD64 billion last year. This represents growth of…

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