Insurance – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:45:16 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Insurance – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Europe needs urgent cybersecurity action https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/opinion/europe-needs-urgent-cybersecurity-action/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/opinion/europe-needs-urgent-cybersecurity-action/#respond Wed, 10 Oct 2018 04:12:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1278503 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/opinion/europe-needs-urgent-cybersecurity-action/feed/ 0 Europe’s silent shift to self-employment https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/a-silent-shift-to-self-employment-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/a-silent-shift-to-self-employment-in-europe/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2018 05:19:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1253305 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/a-silent-shift-to-self-employment-in-europe/feed/ 0 MEP on connected car fight: Commission should focus on safety standards, not technology https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-on-connected-car-fight-commission-should-focus-on-safety-standards-not-technology/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-on-connected-car-fight-commission-should-focus-on-safety-standards-not-technology/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2018 05:02:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1253172 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/mep-on-connected-car-fight-commission-should-focus-on-safety-standards-not-technology/feed/ 0 Commission’s bond-backed product gets lukewarm reception https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commissions-bond-backed-product-gets-lukewarm-reception/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commissions-bond-backed-product-gets-lukewarm-reception/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 14:29:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1240945 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commissions-bond-backed-product-gets-lukewarm-reception/feed/ 0 Tech industry and consumer watchdogs at odds over robot liability https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/tech-industry-and-consumer-watchdogs-at-odds-over-robot-liability/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/tech-industry-and-consumer-watchdogs-at-odds-over-robot-liability/#respond Mon, 07 May 2018 16:27:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1235983 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/tech-industry-and-consumer-watchdogs-at-odds-over-robot-liability/feed/ 0 Automated cars: Too much, too soon https://www.euractiv.com/section/automated-vehicles/opinion/automated-cars-too-much-too-soon/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/automated-vehicles/opinion/automated-cars-too-much-too-soon/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2018 06:47:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1223885 fatal collision between an Uber autonomous car and a pedestrian in Arizona shows that the regulatory environment in the US, as well as in Europe, is not ready for fully autonomous vehicles, writes Antonio Avenoso.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/automated-vehicles/opinion/automated-cars-too-much-too-soon/feed/ 0 Extreme weather events on the rise, European scientists warn https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2018 05:46:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1223633 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/feed/ 0 Commission to introduce rules to clarify ‘green’ investment in May https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-to-introduce-rules-to-clarify-green-investment-in-may/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-to-introduce-rules-to-clarify-green-investment-in-may/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 12:42:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210834 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-to-introduce-rules-to-clarify-green-investment-in-may/feed/ 0 Ministers sign off on fast-track EU data flow deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/ministers-sign-off-on-fast-track-eu-data-flow-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/ministers-sign-off-on-fast-track-eu-data-flow-deal/#respond Thu, 21 Dec 2017 06:46:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1201125 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/ministers-sign-off-on-fast-track-eu-data-flow-deal/feed/ 0 Zurich boss: ‘We need to look at protection, savings and retirement together’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/zurich-boss-we-need-to-look-at-protection-savings-and-retirement-together/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/zurich-boss-we-need-to-look-at-protection-savings-and-retirement-together/#respond Fri, 13 Oct 2017 04:26:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1183044 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/zurich-boss-we-need-to-look-at-protection-savings-and-retirement-together/feed/ 0 Commission wants bigger role for regulators in sustainable finance development https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/commission-wants-bigger-role-for-regulators-in-sustainable-finance-development/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-struggles-with-tax-exemptions-in-eu-wide-pension-proposal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-struggles-with-tax-exemptions-in-eu-wide-pension-proposal/#comments Fri, 09 Jun 2017 03:01:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1151862 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-struggles-with-tax-exemptions-in-eu-wide-pension-proposal/feed/ 1 EU cybersecurity agency seeks funds and power to police attacks https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/interview/eu-cybersecurity-agency-seeks-remit-funds-to-police-attacks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/interview/eu-cybersecurity-agency-seeks-remit-funds-to-police-attacks/#respond Mon, 22 May 2017 04:52:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1147212 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/interview/eu-cybersecurity-agency-seeks-remit-funds-to-police-attacks/feed/ 0 Fifteen countries ask for EU legislation on data flows https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/fifteen-countries-ask-for-eu-legislation-on-data-flows/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/fifteen-countries-ask-for-eu-legislation-on-data-flows/#respond Tue, 02 May 2017 16:12:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1142351 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/fifteen-countries-ask-for-eu-legislation-on-data-flows/feed/ 0 Uber, France spar over whether company is a transport service https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/uber-france-spar-over-whether-company-is-a-transport-service/ Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:14:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1140182 Brussels eyes EU-wide licence for FinTech startups https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/brussels-eyees-eu-wide-license-for-fintech-startups/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/brussels-eyees-eu-wide-license-for-fintech-startups/#comments Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:07:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1130846 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/brussels-eyees-eu-wide-license-for-fintech-startups/feed/ 1 Parliament plenary rejects universal basic income https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/parliament-plenary-rejects-universal-basic-income/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/parliament-plenary-rejects-universal-basic-income/#comments Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:44:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1091586 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/parliament-plenary-rejects-universal-basic-income/feed/ 1 In a self-driving future we can’t let carmakers decide who lives and who dies https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/in-a-self-driving-future-we-cant-let-carmakers-decide-who-lives-and-who-dies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/in-a-self-driving-future-we-cant-let-carmakers-decide-who-lives-and-who-dies/#comments Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:12:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1091260 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/in-a-self-driving-future-we-cant-let-carmakers-decide-who-lives-and-who-dies/feed/ 2 Law professor: ‘Autonomous weapons’ notably absent from EU motion on robotics, AI https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/thursday-law-prof-killer-robots-notably-absent-from-eu-motion-on-ai/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/thursday-law-prof-killer-robots-notably-absent-from-eu-motion-on-ai/#comments Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:24:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1091067 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/thursday-law-prof-killer-robots-notably-absent-from-eu-motion-on-ai/feed/ 2 MEPs want ‘free cash’ to address job-killer robots threat https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/meps-want-free-cash-to-address-job-killer-robots-threat/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/meps-want-free-cash-to-address-job-killer-robots-threat/#respond Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:28:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078660 https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/news/meps-want-free-cash-to-address-job-killer-robots-threat/feed/ 0 Companies face new data access rules under controversial Commission plans https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-face-new-data-access-rules-under-controversial-commission-plans/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-face-new-data-access-rules-under-controversial-commission-plans/#respond Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:38:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071276 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-face-new-data-access-rules-under-controversial-commission-plans/feed/ 0 Uber gains key support ahead of EU Court hearing https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/uber-gains-key-support-from-member-states-before-eu-court-hearing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/uber-gains-key-support-from-member-states-before-eu-court-hearing/#comments Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:17:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1065068 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/uber-gains-key-support-from-member-states-before-eu-court-hearing/feed/ 1 Bulgaria has the EU’s deadliest roads https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/bulgaria-has-the-eus-deadliest-roads/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/bulgaria-has-the-eus-deadliest-roads/#comments Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:28:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1062598 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/bulgaria-has-the-eus-deadliest-roads/feed/ 1 European Commission paralysed over data flows in TiSA trade deal https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/european-commission-paralysed-over-data-flows-in-tisa-trade-deal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/european-commission-paralysed-over-data-flows-in-tisa-trade-deal/#respond Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:31:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1048394 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/european-commission-paralysed-over-data-flows-in-tisa-trade-deal/feed/ 0 ‘Robots are leaving the cage’, dazzling EU lawyers and regulators https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/robots-are-leaving-the-cage-dazzling-eu-lawyers-and-regulators/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/robots-are-leaving-the-cage-dazzling-eu-lawyers-and-regulators/#respond Wed, 05 Oct 2016 04:21:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1045871 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/robots-are-leaving-the-cage-dazzling-eu-lawyers-and-regulators/feed/ 0 Carmakers fear EU plans to ease data flows will help tech rivals https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-fear-eus-plan-to-ease-data-flows-will-help-tech-rivals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-fear-eus-plan-to-ease-data-flows-will-help-tech-rivals/#comments Fri, 30 Sep 2016 04:44:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1044387 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/carmakers-fear-eus-plan-to-ease-data-flows-will-help-tech-rivals/feed/ 1 EU countries want legal change for driverless cars – but they’ll have to wait https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-countries-want-legal-change-for-driverless-cars-but-theyll-have-to-wait/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-countries-want-legal-change-for-driverless-cars-but-theyll-have-to-wait/#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 04:49:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1042816 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-countries-want-legal-change-for-driverless-cars-but-theyll-have-to-wait/feed/ 1 How Oettinger surprised Brussels https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/how-oettinger-surprised-brussels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/how-oettinger-surprised-brussels/#comments Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:15:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1040156 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/how-oettinger-surprised-brussels/feed/ 1 Commission champions ‘laissez-faire’ in first response to FinTech revolution https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-champions-laissez-faire-in-first-response-to-fintech-revolution/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-champions-laissez-faire-in-first-response-to-fintech-revolution/#respond Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:55:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1039606 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-champions-laissez-faire-in-first-response-to-fintech-revolution/feed/ 0 Investors fear next financial crisis will be climate-related https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/#comments Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:34:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037679 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/feed/ 1 Universal basic income paid by a ‘robot tax’ is a bad idea https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/interview/universal-basic-income-paid-by-a-robot-tax-is-a-pretty-but-bad-idea/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/interview/universal-basic-income-paid-by-a-robot-tax-is-a-pretty-but-bad-idea/#comments Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:45:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1025122 https://www.euractiv.com/section/social-europe-jobs/interview/universal-basic-income-paid-by-a-robot-tax-is-a-pretty-but-bad-idea/feed/ 3 Commission asked to fund cross-border tests of driverless cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/commission-asked-to-fund-cross-border-tests-of-driverless-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/commission-asked-to-fund-cross-border-tests-of-driverless-cars/#respond Thu, 07 Jul 2016 10:37:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1018207 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/commission-asked-to-fund-cross-border-tests-of-driverless-cars/feed/ 0 EU considers new insurance laws for driverless cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-considers-new-insurance-laws-for-driverless-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-considers-new-insurance-laws-for-driverless-cars/#respond Fri, 10 Jun 2016 04:30:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=994460 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-considers-new-insurance-laws-for-driverless-cars/feed/ 0 Insurance exec: Big data allows better understanding of risk https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/more-data-awareness-is-better-insurance-exec-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/more-data-awareness-is-better-insurance-exec-says/#respond Thu, 09 Jun 2016 04:21:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=993528 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/interview/more-data-awareness-is-better-insurance-exec-says/feed/ 0 Airbnb awaits Berlin ruling on legality of home-sharing https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/airbnb-awaits-berlin-ruling-on-legality-of-home-sharing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/airbnb-awaits-berlin-ruling-on-legality-of-home-sharing/#respond Wed, 08 Jun 2016 05:05:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?guid=a1496e6b8c51f1f0dff8de00012fb3b8 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/airbnb-awaits-berlin-ruling-on-legality-of-home-sharing/feed/ 0 Severe floods highlight climate change challenge for insurers and EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/severe-floods-highlight-climate-change-challenge-for-insurers-and-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/severe-floods-highlight-climate-change-challenge-for-insurers-and-eu/#respond Wed, 08 Jun 2016 04:33:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=992703 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/severe-floods-highlight-climate-change-challenge-for-insurers-and-eu/feed/ 0 ‘Sharing economy’ turns to insurers for risk protection https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/insurance-sector-key-partner-in-developing-sharing-economy-platforms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/insurance-sector-key-partner-in-developing-sharing-economy-platforms/#respond Tue, 07 Jun 2016 04:04:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=991760 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/insurance-sector-key-partner-in-developing-sharing-economy-platforms/feed/ 0 How will big data change insurance? https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/special_report/how-will-big-data-change-insurance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/special_report/how-will-big-data-change-insurance/#respond Mon, 06 Jun 2016 04:38:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=989578 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/special_report/how-will-big-data-change-insurance/feed/ 0 New EU digital laws could boost specialised cybersecurity insurance https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/new-eu-digital-laws-could-boost-specialised-cybersecurity-insurance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/new-eu-digital-laws-could-boost-specialised-cybersecurity-insurance/#respond Mon, 06 Jun 2016 04:32:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=991239 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/new-eu-digital-laws-could-boost-specialised-cybersecurity-insurance/feed/ 0 EU cautions governments against banning Uber, Airbnb https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-cautions-governments-against-banning-uber-airbnb/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-cautions-governments-against-banning-uber-airbnb/#respond Thu, 02 Jun 2016 13:00:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?guid=5ae744b0f1ede612dbe9b90b00b3f4bd https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-cautions-governments-against-banning-uber-airbnb/feed/ 0 EU makes progress on uniform sharing economy policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-makes-progress-on-sharing-economy-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-makes-progress-on-sharing-economy-policy/#comments Tue, 31 May 2016 11:39:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=987783 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-makes-progress-on-sharing-economy-policy/feed/ 1 Commission to publish guidelines on sharing economy next week https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-to-publish-guidelines-on-sharing-economy-next-week/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-to-publish-guidelines-on-sharing-economy-next-week/#respond Tue, 24 May 2016 04:21:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=983424 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-to-publish-guidelines-on-sharing-economy-next-week/feed/ 0 Investors warn UK referendum ‘already causing a short-term effect’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/investors-warn-uk-referendum-already-causing-a-short-term-effect/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/investors-warn-uk-referendum-already-causing-a-short-term-effect/#comments Mon, 23 May 2016 03:23:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=982227 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/investors-warn-uk-referendum-already-causing-a-short-term-effect/feed/ 1 Car industry frustrated by Commission ‘disorganisation’ on driverless vehicles https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/car-industry-frustrated-by-eu-disorganisation-on-driverless-vehicles/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/car-industry-frustrated-by-eu-disorganisation-on-driverless-vehicles/#comments Wed, 18 May 2016 04:49:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=980490 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/car-industry-frustrated-by-eu-disorganisation-on-driverless-vehicles/feed/ 5 Bitcoin expert: EU should ‘wait and see’ before regulating blockchain https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/interview/expert-eu-should-wait-and-see-before-regulating-blockchain/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/interview/expert-eu-should-wait-and-see-before-regulating-blockchain/#respond Thu, 21 Apr 2016 03:05:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=966921 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/interview/expert-eu-should-wait-and-see-before-regulating-blockchain/feed/ 0 Member states divided over driverless car agreement https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/member-states-divided-over-driverless-car-agreement/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/member-states-divided-over-driverless-car-agreement/#comments Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:30:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=962996 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/member-states-divided-over-driverless-car-agreement/feed/ 1 Commission wants driverless cars to fix growing number of road deaths https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-wants-driverless-cars-to-fix-growing-number-of-road-deaths/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-wants-driverless-cars-to-fix-growing-number-of-road-deaths/#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:27:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=957268 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-wants-driverless-cars-to-fix-growing-number-of-road-deaths/feed/ 4 Commission gears up for driverless cars in push to compete with tech giants https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-gears-up-for-driverless-cars-in-push-to-compete-with-tech-giants/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-gears-up-for-driverless-cars-in-push-to-compete-with-tech-giants/#respond Tue, 26 Jan 2016 06:48:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=889645 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-gears-up-for-driverless-cars-in-push-to-compete-with-tech-giants/feed/ 0 EU accelerates to catch up on connected cars https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-accelerates-to-catch-up-on-connected-cars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-accelerates-to-catch-up-on-connected-cars/#respond Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:21:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=889414 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/eu-accelerates-to-catch-up-on-connected-cars/feed/ 0 Innovative microinsurance protects poor farmers against climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/innovative-microinsurance-protects-poor-farmers-against-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/innovative-microinsurance-protects-poor-farmers-against-climate-change/#respond Wed, 16 Sep 2015 07:31:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879318 SPECIAL REPORT / Farmers in the Global South can protect their business by insuring their crops against climate hazards. But this system is held back by a lack of reliable climate data. EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/innovative-microinsurance-protects-poor-farmers-against-climate-change/feed/ 0 Commission to put financial services, insurance under spotlight https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-to-put-financial-services-insurance-under-spotlight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-to-put-financial-services-insurance-under-spotlight/#respond Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:28:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870318 SPECIAL REPORT / The EU executive is set to launch a broad consultation on the state of the internal market for financial services to gauge how fragmented it is and what can be done to encourage more cross-border activity in the insurance sector.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-to-put-financial-services-insurance-under-spotlight/feed/ 0 Insurance tsar: Deliver on pensions to instill confidence in single market https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/insurance-tsar-deliver-on-pensions-to-instill-confidence-in-single-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/insurance-tsar-deliver-on-pensions-to-instill-confidence-in-single-market/#respond Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:23:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870179 SPECIAL REPORT / A pan-European pension markets product would help spur more cross-border economic activity and instill confidence in the single market amongst consumers, says Gabriel Bernardino.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/insurance-tsar-deliver-on-pensions-to-instill-confidence-in-single-market/feed/ 0 Insurers lead moves to include financial services in TTIP https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/insurers-lead-moves-to-include-financial-services-in-ttip/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/insurers-lead-moves-to-include-financial-services-in-ttip/#respond Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:56:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870035 SPECIAL REPORT / Insurers from the US and EU are amongst leading backers of a financial services chapter within the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (TTIP), although the US remains opposed officially.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/insurers-lead-moves-to-include-financial-services-in-ttip/feed/ 0 European insurers’ global reach challenged by cyber threat https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-insurers-global-reach-challenged-by-cyber-threat/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-insurers-global-reach-challenged-by-cyber-threat/#respond Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:58:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=869933 SPECIAL REPORT / Europe plays a leading role in the global insurance business. But maintaining this position will depend on its ability to respond to emerging threats in the digital economy, analysts warn.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-insurers-global-reach-challenged-by-cyber-threat/feed/ 0 Consumers lukewarm on cross-border finance, insurance https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/consumers-lukewarm-on-cross-border-finance-insurance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/consumers-lukewarm-on-cross-border-finance-insurance/#respond Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:46:05 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=869851 SPECIAL REPORT / A key problem facing policymakers and industry analysts looking to the provision of cross-border services in finance is the level of consumer demand.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/consumers-lukewarm-on-cross-border-finance-insurance/feed/ 0 EU insurance sector strong but still fragmented https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurance-sector-strong-but-still-fragmented/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurance-sector-strong-but-still-fragmented/#respond Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:16:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=869703 SPECIAL REPORT / With trillions of assets under management, the insurance sector remains a mainstay of the European financial industry. But insurance services are less frequently offered across borders, adding unnecessary costs to consumers, critics say.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurance-sector-strong-but-still-fragmented/feed/ 0 EU policies and the insurance sector https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/special_report/eu-policies-and-the-insurance-sector/ Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891346 Insurers must adapt to ‘informal’ African market https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/insurers-must-adapt-to-informal-african-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/insurers-must-adapt-to-informal-african-market/#respond Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:00:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=869248 tontines. These are often informal agreements between trusted friends and family members. EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/insurers-must-adapt-to-informal-african-market/feed/ 0 EU data protection rules could increase cost of insurance https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/eu-data-protection-rules-could-increase-cost-of-insurance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/eu-data-protection-rules-could-increase-cost-of-insurance/#respond Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:03:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=866927 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/eu-data-protection-rules-could-increase-cost-of-insurance/feed/ 0 Insurance sector faces consolidation with new EU rules a year away https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/insurance-sector-faces-consolidation-with-new-eu-rules-a-year-away/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/insurance-sector-faces-consolidation-with-new-eu-rules-a-year-away/#respond Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:53:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=861271 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/insurance-sector-faces-consolidation-with-new-eu-rules-a-year-away/feed/ 0 Spring floods could be Germany’s costliest natural disaster https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/spring-floods-could-be-germany-s-costliest-natural-disaster/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/spring-floods-could-be-germany-s-costliest-natural-disaster/#respond Wed, 10 Jul 2013 08:42:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831448 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/spring-floods-could-be-germany-s-costliest-natural-disaster/feed/ 0 German insurers urge easing green energy investment rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/german-insurers-urge-easing-green-energy-investment-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/german-insurers-urge-easing-green-energy-investment-rules/#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2013 08:24:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829425 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/german-insurers-urge-easing-green-energy-investment-rules/feed/ 0 Commission seeks consumer protections for financial products https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-seeks-consumer-protections-for-financial-products/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-seeks-consumer-protections-for-financial-products/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2012 16:37:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829767 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/commission-seeks-consumer-protections-for-financial-products/feed/ 0 EU insurers pass financial stress tests https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurers-pass-financial-stress-tests/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurers-pass-financial-stress-tests/#respond Thu, 18 Mar 2010 12:53:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=815490 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-insurers-pass-financial-stress-tests/feed/ 0 EU assembly adopts rules to cut insurance risks https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-assembly-adopts-rules-to-cut-insurance-risks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-assembly-adopts-rules-to-cut-insurance-risks/#respond Thu, 23 Apr 2009 08:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=801698 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-assembly-adopts-rules-to-cut-insurance-risks/feed/ 0 EU nears final deal on insurance reform https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-nears-final-deal-on-insurance-reform/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-nears-final-deal-on-insurance-reform/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2009 12:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=801505 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/eu-nears-final-deal-on-insurance-reform/feed/ 0 Equitable Life compensation call gets huge Parliament backing https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/equitable-life-compensation-call-gets-huge-parliament-backing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/equitable-life-compensation-call-gets-huge-parliament-backing/#respond Wed, 20 Jun 2007 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799349 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/equitable-life-compensation-call-gets-huge-parliament-backing/feed/ 0 UK rebuffed over Equitable Life scandal https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/uk-rebuffed-over-equitable-life-scandal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/uk-rebuffed-over-equitable-life-scandal/#respond Wed, 09 May 2007 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=798430 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/uk-rebuffed-over-equitable-life-scandal/feed/ 0 Parliament endorses Equitable Life probe https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/parliament-endorses-equitable-life-probe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/parliament-endorses-equitable-life-probe/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2006 06:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=821521 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/parliament-endorses-equitable-life-probe/feed/ 0 EP to enquire into Equitable Life https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ep-to-enquire-into-equitable-life/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ep-to-enquire-into-equitable-life/#respond Fri, 13 Jan 2006 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=821499 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ep-to-enquire-into-equitable-life/feed/ 0 Insufficient insurance against terrorism, warns OECD https://www.euractiv.com/section/security/news/insufficient-insurance-against-terrorism-warns-oecd/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/security/news/insufficient-insurance-against-terrorism-warns-oecd/#respond Thu, 07 Jul 2005 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=821131 https://www.euractiv.com/section/security/news/insufficient-insurance-against-terrorism-warns-oecd/feed/ 0 Retail banking and insurance under EU microscope https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/retail-banking-and-insurance-under-eu-microscope/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/retail-banking-and-insurance-under-eu-microscope/#respond Tue, 14 Jun 2005 08:55:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=794621 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/retail-banking-and-insurance-under-eu-microscope/feed/ 0 Financiers facing up to climate change risks https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/financiers-facing-up-to-climate-change-risks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/financiers-facing-up-to-climate-change-risks/#respond Fri, 03 Jun 2005 12:30:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=828229 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/financiers-facing-up-to-climate-change-risks/feed/ 0