February 16, 2017
Consumer protection in financial services
Are businesses and customers ready for this evolution?
Now, more than even, Consumer Protection represents a key issue for all stakeholders in Europe.
New pieces of legislation, such as the Solvency II Directive and the Insurance Distribution Directive have been adopted by the European Parliament. More will follow. Have consumers really understood how all of these will impact them? Are they prepared for what the future might bring? Are European regulators ready to implement these policies? What about the media?
Those attending the 3rd Edition of the European Consumer Protection Conference will hear from a high-level speakers from throughout Europe, debating important topics such as:
Consumer environment in the current European regulatory and economic landscape;
Upcoming legislative changes that will benefit consumers and users of insurance and private pension products;
Digitalization and impact of technological advances in the field of financial services.
To provide a forum for exchanging ideas and debate on key consumer issues and trends within Europe in light of recent improvement of the EU legislation concerning insurances and IORPs;
To present the latest European trends in consumer protection in financial services and the regulatory framework in place.