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Syllabuses | 01 Jan 1999
CII syllabus for 950 North American General Insurance Practice (With Special Reference to Lloyd's) 1999
Lectures | 27 Jun 2012
In this special lecture held to mark the CII's Chartered Centenary, Professor Steven Haberman (deputy Dean at Cass Business School, a member of the ABI's Research Advisory Board and of Legal & General's Longevity Science Advisory Panel) outlines his projections for UK longevity and mort...
Technical articles | 26 Jun 2012
If there is one sub-asset class that is little understood by the wider investing public, it must be private equity. Often viewed as the casino end of the investment market, much of the caution that is often expressed rests on the fact that this is a sector that has traditionally been hard t...
Technical articles | 31 May 2012
Last month we talked about deputies and about attorneys in general and, in particular, about individuals appointing attorneys to act on their behalf.
Technical articles | 31 May 2012
One of the arguments for choosing equities as the best long term home for savings is that they offer the prospects of protecting capital against the eroding effects of inflation. In the past this has proved a sensible approach. While rampant inflation is economically damaging and socially d...
Technical articles | 02 May 2012
The recent ruling in the High Court in the case of Raithatha v. Williamson, has changed the previous accepted understanding of the position on bankruptcy and pensions. Details of this case can be found here.  It had generally been understood that where an individual was made bankrupt o...
Technical articles | 01 Apr 2012
Last month we looked at some general principles of how and when it is possible to change the terms of a trust. We mentioned that in the last year we have had a number of decisions on this very subject, in particular the Courts looking at the question "what is for the benefit of the benefici...
News items | 08 Mar 2012
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has launched its first good practice guide for internships in the general insurance and financial services professions
News items | 01 Feb 2012
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has published its plan and budget for 2012/13. The proposed indicative annual levy for general insurance intermediaries is £57m, down from £69.5m in 2011/12.

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