In this Q&A, Nigel Edwards, senior vice-president and head of Europe at EXL, spoke with Jonathan Swift to discuss the incoming General Data Protection Regulation and its impact on insurers.
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation is considered the most important legislation regarding personal data protection, globally. This whitepaper touches upon some of the more far-reaching challenges that GDPR poses for insurers before highlighting the opportunities presented.
This whitepaper provides an overview of the General Data Protection Regulation, indicating why it was needed, when it comes into force, what it entails for the impacted companies and how such companies can go about defining and implementing their compliance strategy.
This article aims to explain how the GDPR will impact on the insurance industry and the key challenges in fighting fraud once the regime comes into force in May 2018. The article sheds light on key industry concerns in relation to counter fraud data and the increasing value of ID verification.
This white paper outlines the key requirements in the GDPR that apply to insurers using Guidewire InsuranceSuite™, and discusses how Guidewire will enable customers to meet those requirements when using Guidewire products.
Coming into force in January 2018, the Insurance Distribution Directive introduces a new requirement for those staff that sell, advise on and transact insurance contracts for all types of insurance customers. This policy briefing provides a summary of the FCA implementation of the IDD.
The EU’s Insurance Distribution Directive is designed to make it easier for firms to trade cross-border, create a level playing field and strengthen policyholder protection. This article provides an overview of the IDD and the implications for parties involved in the insurance distribution chain.
The General Data Protection Regulation will introduce new requirements for those processing personal data and tougher penalties for data breaches. This article explains what brokers and their customers need to know about the GDPR ahead of its implementation in 2018.
Insurance Europe's insight briefing outlines several components that need to be included in the design of the insurance product information document (IPID) to ensure that it is a useful tool in helping consumers to make informed decisions when buying insurance products.
In this position paper, Insurance Europe comments on the Commission’s proposal for tackling hybrid mismatches with third countries.