International Perspectives Videos

  • Captives and Solvency II

     
    International Perspectives & Issues | Alan Fleming | Chairman | Airmic | World Captive Forum 2015

    Alan Fleming of Airmic warns that the coming implementation of Solvency II in the European Union could make it very expensive for captive insurance companies to be in business. Due to the focus of the Solvency II directive on major insurance companies, the relative cost of implementing the unified regulations of Solvency II will be much higher for captive insurance companies than some believe makes sense.



  • United States versus Europe Captive Use Compared

     
    International Perspectives & Issues | Alan Fleming | Chairman | Airmic | World captive Forum 2015

    In this video, Alan Fleming of Airmic describes some of the differences between the insurance industry in Europe as opposed to the United States, including the fact that group captive insurance companies are far more heavily used in the United States, although some European countries are increasingly implementing captive insurance companies for employee benefits purposes.