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CII&#39s Scott to chair global insurance group

CII director general Dr Sandy Scott has been elected as chairman of the Institute for Global Insurance Education, a not for profit group concerned with training of insurance professionals worldwide.

The IGIE aims to promote the development of competencies for insurance professionals worldwide, establishing international standards for education in financial services and recognising individuals who have met those standards.

The CII has also announced the appointment of a new customer relationship manager. Joe Martin will take over responsibility for London and the Southeast.


Complications of a simple plan

Fans of incremental change should pack their bags – the revolution may hardly have started.This week gave us insight into Ron Sandler&#39s review. According to one Sunday newspaper, the head of the Treasury savings review believes regulation has stood in the way of people buying simple investment products, literally off the supermarket shelf.The review could […]

FSA consults on pension projections

The FSA has opened its consultation on changes to pension projections to take into account the introduction of the Government’s combined benefit statements.From April 2003, providers will have to provide a yearly illustration of money purchase pensions benefits based on real rates of projection in today’s prices. The FSA wants to include real projections in […]

Conspiracy theory

In the English language there are many words used to describe a group of creatures. A pride of lions, for example. In recent years, I have been looking for an expression that would aptly describe a room of compliance officers. I have come up with a conspiracy of compliance officers.I believe this is appropriate because […]

An agenda for health

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