EIOPA has launched a long-term guarantee assessment, which will last nine weeks. It will publish the results by the end of June 2013. European Parliament, Council and Commission agreed to test various measures put forward by the industry that seek to address the danger that Solvency 2 poses to insurers’ long-term approach to investment. National supervisors will tell insurers whether they have to participate in the exercise. (Source: Long-Term Guarantee Assessment and Insurance Europe Backs Testing of Solvency 2 Measures)