Sanctions clauses in a Changing sanctions regime

In Mamancochet Mining Limited v Aegis Managing Agency Limited and Others [2018] EWHC 2643, the High Court held that, in order to avoid payment of a claim, insurers were required to show that payment would expose them to sanctions under… Read more

Insurance regulation in 2015

So many developments are in the pipeline that we expect 2015 to be a landmark year for the insurance sector. In this briefing, we consider how regulation may develop over the year. We start by considering the prudential side and… Read more

PRA proposes clampdown on solvent schemes

The PRA has put down a clear marker that policyholder interests must come first when insurers are looking for ways to return capital to shareholders.  It is particularly concerned that schemes of arrangement used by solvent insurers to achieve an… Read more