EIOPA publishes proposals for standardized pension fund risk assessment

April 18, 2016

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has published its Opinion on a Common Framework for Risk Assessment and Transparency for Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision (IORPs). The document recommends strengthening the European regulation applicable to IORPs with a standardized risk assessment to calculate the impact of common, pre-defined stress scenarios on the common framework’s balance of a pension fund.

More information is available on EIOPA’s website by clicking here.