24.10.20181 dayBuenos Aires, Argentina | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Latin America, Digital Technology
The International Association of Insurance Supervisors, the Microinsurance Network and the Access to Insurance Initiative will jointly organize the 14th Consultative Forum on “Digital Financial Inclusion” in Latin America. It is expected that approximately 70 high-ranking representatives from insurance supervisory authorities, the industry and the public sector will attend the event.
12.11.2018 to 16.11.20185 daysVilnius, Lithuania | Inclusive Insurance TrainingInclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in Central and Eastern Europe and Transcaucasia
We are pleased to announce the Inclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in Central and Eastern Europe and Transcaucasia, jointly organised by the Bank of Lithuania, the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Toronto Centre. The training will take place from 12 – 16 November 2018 in Vilnius, Lithuania.
15.11.20181 dayWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Global
In light of the risks and challenges that climate change continues to pose on the insurance sector, supervisors play an important role in addressing these risks.
04.12.20181 dayWorldwide | Workshops and Seminars
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07.06.2018 to 08.06.20182 daysHong Kong | Partner Events
The event was attended by about 50 delagates from insurance regulators in 15 jurisdictions of the Asia-Pacific region. On behalf of the A2ii, Janina Voss presented on inclusive insurance and introduced the work of the initiative.
At the meeting, AFIR members elected Mr John Leung, Chief Executive Officer of the Insurance Authority (IA), as the new Chairman, replacing Mr Chen Wenhui, for a term of two years to 2020.
24.05.20181 dayWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Consumer Protection
Following this call, the A2ii produced a report on the subject. This report, and the presentations, can be found on this page.
17.05.20181 dayRio de Janeiro, Brazil | Workshops and Seminars, Consumer Protection, Market Development
The objective of this Supervisory Dialogue is to provide a platform for information sharing on the topic. An overview of how informality may affect insurance markets will be provided with an examination of the risks for consumers as well as considerations on how informality may impact the structure and functioning of the sector. The event will also stimulate debate by bringing to light the challenges faced by supervisors and exploring approaches adopted by jurisdictions in different regions.
The dialogue will be restricted to supervisors and is expected to bring together high-ranking representatives from across the region and beyond.
16.05.20181 dayRio de Janeiro, Brazil | Partner Events
The A2ii participated in this fourth meeting of the Sustainable Insurance Forum (SIF) that included supervisors from 15 different jurisdictions. The SIF launched in December 2016 with the aim to bring together insurance supervisors to tackle issues of common concern with respect to sustainable development. Since its inception, its main focus has been on climate change issues and in this regard, it has developed a joint IAIS-SIF Issues Paper on Climate Change Risks to the Insurance Sector.
14.05.2018 to 15.05.20182 daysWashington, DC, USA | Partner Events
As the Chair of A2ii’s Governing Council, Peter Braumüller represented the A2ii at the 2018 NAIC International Insurance Forum. The Forum was attended by more than 340 participants, many of them supervisors and industry representatives from the US. On a panel session dealing with the role of insurance in emerging markets, Peter Braumüller emphasized the role of regulation and supervision for improving access to insurance by the so far underserved.
09.05.2018 to 10.05.20182 daysGhana | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Africa, Ghana, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology
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24.04.2018 to 26.04.20182 daysAlbania | Workshops and Seminars, CEE & Central Asia
17.04.2018 to 19.04.20182 daysGhana | Workshops and Seminars, Regional, Africa, Ghana, Global
17.04.2018 to 19.04.20182 daysMongolia | Workshops and Seminars, Regional, Global
12.04.20181 daySanto Domingo, Dominican Republic | Partner Events
The Meeting focused on the global insurance standards and supervisory priorities in Americas. It was divided into 4 sessions: 1) Insurance Regulatory Reforms; 2) Emerging Risks and New Developments in the Market; 3) Proportionality; and 4) Cyber Risk management and insurance. IAIS Secretary-General Jonathan Dixon opened the event and moderated session 1 on insurance regulatory reforms. In his introduction, he highlighted the importance of the IAIS partnership with A2ii.