Case study: insurance services

Robin C. A. White

in Workers, Establishment, and Services in the European Union

Published in print July 2004 | ISBN: 9780198267768
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191683367 | DOI:

Series: Workers, Establishment, and Services in the European Union

Case study: insurance services

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This chapter examines the way in which Community law has regulated insurance services. These have a particular significance for the United Kingdom since the British insurance market is the largest in Europe, and the third largest in the world. The industry employs 354,000 people: 806 insurance companies are authorized on insurance business in the United Kingdom.

Keywords: Community law; insurance; insurance market; insurance companies

Chapter.  7865 words. 

Subjects: EU Law

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