Lawyers from our Insurance & Reinsurance Team:
  • Advise insurance companies, reinsurers, ‘mutualities’ and insurance intermediaries about the regulatory framework and provide assistance in discussions with the regulators (the National Bank, the Financial Services and Markets Authority and the OCM)
  • Advise insurance companies on corporate governance, risk management and compliance issues
  • Assist insurance companies with respect to the exercise of their activities in the framework of the EU’s fundamental principles of freedom to provide services and the freedom of establishment
  • Advise insurance companies and intermediaries on the consequences of Brexit on their cross-border activities
  • Assist insurance companies and intermediaries in the setting-up of their distribution structure and in their compliance with Belgian law, including contacts with the Belgian regulator
  • Advise insurance companies on premium increase procedures, on pricing issues or on modification of terms & conditions
Without any doubt, Lydian is the firm with the most impressive track record in Belgium for assisting in this type of work.


Corporate Insurance

Lawyers from our Insurance & Reinsurance Team:
  • Conduct due diligence investigations of the insurance portfolio of clients and provide assistance to clients in cases of (cross-border) portfolio transfer
  • Provide assistance in all aspects of cross-border mergers involving insurance companies in several countries
  • Advise on regulatory issues with respect to mergers between reinsurers/insurers
  • Regularly assist clients in setting up their Belgian branch
  • Assist clients in the run-off of insurance portfolios
  • Have extensive experience in advising medium-sized to large Belgian M&A transactions (most often on the insurer’s side) under M&A Indemnity policies
Here also, Lydian has the best track record on the Belgian market in assisting in this type of transaction.