UK/EUROPE - Reinsured pension policyholders will be moved down the priority order in insurance company insolvencies under pending regulations.
The regulations – which are a prerequisite of a directive from the European Commission – will see stakeholder pensioners with reinsured contracts placed below direct policyholders in the priority order for payouts on insurance company insolvency.
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