No more towers

No more towers

No more towers Dominique Vande Langerijt and Jort Kolman, Mount Consulting – June 2022 The white tower In the world of Robert Jordan’s The wheel of time, there is a white tower. It is the home of the Aes Sedai, a group of powerful women who protect the world...
Moderate transformation impact of amended Solvency II

Moderate transformation impact of amended Solvency II

Moderate transformation impact of amended Solvency II On 22 September 2021, the European Commission adopted a comprehensive ‘review package’ of the Solvency II rules (Directive 2009/138/EC) which has been applicable for insures in the European Union since January 1,...
Data is the new fire

Data is the new fire

Data is the new fire That is a weird statement to make, right? Surely you have heard “data is the new gold” quite a few times in the past years, so why would we come up with another comparison? Because the “data is the new gold” analogy is flawed. It is not a bad one,...
EBA discussion paper on integrated reporting

EBA discussion paper on integrated reporting

EBA discussion paper on integrated reporting Arjan Bom, Mount Consulting – June 2021   The burden and time consumption that goes into regulatory reporting is probably recognisable for every financial institution. With the advent of the banking union and...
Legacy in a rapidly modernizing world

Legacy in a rapidly modernizing world

Legacy in a rapidly modernizing world Why insurance companies are embracing data management Dominique Vande Langerijt and Joost Jan Noordegraaf, Mount Consulting – November 2020 While Solvency 2 was a big shake up earlier this decade, succeeding the Solvency I...