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Ambitions for Europe - Overview

The European insurance industry makes major contributions to the European Union’s economic growth and development.

  • It facilitates economic transactions by providing risk transfer and compensation for losses.
  • It encourages risk management and the promotion of safe practices.
  • It encourages stable and sustainable savings and pension provision.
  • And it promotes financial stability by providing long-term investment in the economy.

This means that it is well placed to contribute to the ambitions of the 2019–2024 European Commission to create a prosperous, sustainable and competitive Europe. This booklet looks at the role of insurers and sets out how to achieve four objectives:

Published 15 January 2020
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