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Disaster insurance: time for the Parliament to speak out

After the broad consultation launched in April 2013 by the European Commission about the insurance of natural and man-made disasters, it is now the time for the European Parliament to give its position on the matter with a non-binding resolution.

The draft report was published by Finnish MEP Sempo Terho, rapporteur for the Parliamentary Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) responsible for this file, on 25 September 2013. Continue reading

FERMA Position Paper on the 2013 Green Paper on Disaster Insurance



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FERMA discourages EU from compulsory schemes for catastrophe insurance

The Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) has told the European Commission that any new insurance solutions for catastrophe risks should be market based and respect freedom of choice for company insurance buyers. Continue reading