ADR and Insurance-Based Investment Products

  • Jacquetta CastleEmail author
  • Jonathan Hyde


This chapter aims to offer an overview of European ADR as it concerns insurance-based investment products. To do so, it charts the development of ADR in the EU, with particular reference to financial services. It then considers particular European ADR schemes that concern insurance-based investment products. It further examines the development of FIN-NET and the harmonisation of ADR in relation to insurance-based investment products across Member States. In doing so, the chapter examines some of the challenges that face Member States and the EU in promoting ADR in this area, and how further progress can be made.



Alternative Dispute Resolution


Centre Francaise d’Arbitrage de Reassurance et d’Assurance


European Commission


European Economic Area


European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority


European Union


Federation Francaise des Societes d’Assurance


Financial Ombudsman Service


Gesamtverband der Deutschen Versicherungswirtschaft


Insurance-Based Investment Products


Insurance Distribution Directive


Insurance Mediation Directive


Direccion General de Seguros y Fondos de Pensiones


Insurance and Reinsurance Stakeholder Group


Online Dispute Resolution


Payment Protection Insurance


International Association of Legal Protection Insurance


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ArgoGlobalLondonUK
  2. 2.British Insurance Law AssociationLondonUK
  3. 3.DWF LLPLondonUK

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