20.02.2019 to 22.02.20192 daysNairobi, Kenya | Workshops and Seminars
A third gathering of the Inclusive Insurance Innovation Lab is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya from the 20th to 22nd of February, 2019. The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Kenya is hosting this meeting, during which participants will provide each other with peer support to sustain and move their innovations forward. The workshop will also focus on building effective and strategic partnerships with external stakeholders.
21.03.20191 dayWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Global, Digital Technology
The emergence of supervisory technology for regulators (SupTech) and the use of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning among other automated processes for reporting, monitoring and to aid the delivery of regulatory requirements (RegTech) holds the potential to rapidly transform the insurance industry and the financial sector in general. Regulatory bodies are now exploring the benefits of the use of automated systems to analyse and collect data away from traditional channels.
01.04.2019 to 05.04.20195 daysTrinidad & Tobago | Workshops and Seminars
We are pleased to announce the Training “Capacity Building for Insurance Supervisors-Leveraging Actuarial Skills”, jointly organised by the International Actuarial Association (IAA), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) and funded by the UK Department for International Development, will take place in the first half of 2019. There will be trainings for 2 regions, namely Sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean.
11.04.2013 to 12.04.20132 daysLima, Peru | Workshops and Seminars
On April 11-12, 2013, the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) and the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) group, held a regional workshop for supervisors from Latin America and the Caribbean to discuss common challenges in developing microinsurance regulations.
07.11.2012Tanzania | Workshops and Seminars
There is a growing consensus in emerging markets and developing economies that increased participation of the economically weak populations in the process of economic growth is important to sustain and accelerate growth.
07.06.2012Nadi, Fiji | Workshops and Seminars
Regulation plays a critical role in creating an enabling environment for financial service providers whilst ensuring the interest of clients are protected and more so for new innovative financial products like microinsurance. Microinsurance is low cost insurance products designed for low income and rural dwellers.
08.11.2011 to 10.11.20113 daysRio de Janeiro, Brasilia | Workshops and Seminars
On November 8th, 2011, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), the Microinsurance Network (MIN), the Access to Insurance Initiative and the Munich Re Foundation invited supervisors and regulators to the 3rd Policy Seminar on Access to Insurance.
26.05.2011Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. |
On May 26th, 2011, the Access to Insurance Initiative hosted a Regulators’ Workshop on Microinsurance in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The Workshop was co-hosted by the African Insurance Organisation (AIO), and held back-to-back with their 38th Annual Meeting and Conference “In pursuit of the Uninsured African”.
09.11.2010Manila, Phillipines |
On November 9th, 2010 as part of the 6th Annual Munich Re Foundation - Microinsurance Network (MIN) Conference, the Access to Insurance Initiative (the Initiative) hosted a seminar for senior insurance sector policymakers, regulators and supervisors in Manila. It was attended by 55 representatives from 20 countries, as well as a number of members of the IAIS-MIN Joint Working Group.
21.09.2010Cape Town, South-Africa |Seminar: Expanding the insurance frontier: the proposed new microinsurance regulatory framework for South Africa for policymakers and regulators
On 20 September 2010 Cenfri, on behalf of FinMark Trust and under the umbrella of the Access to Insurance Initiative, hosted a seminar for policymakers and regulators on “Expanding the insurance frontier: the proposed new microinsurance regulatory framework for South Africa”.
06.07.2010 to 08.07.2010Basel, Switzerland |Meeting on Microinsurance - Promoting Successful Regulatory and Supervisory Approaches for Increased Access to Insurance
The Financial Stability Institute of the Bank for International Settlements provided for the second time this forum for discussion on matters related to microinsurance and financial inclusion of the poor. 60 senior insurance supervisors, regulators and policy makers from 25 countries around the world attended this meeting, which focused on current opportunities and challenges, and the policy, regulatory and supervisory needs in this area.
04.05.2010Berlin, Germany |
40 senior insurance supervisors from IAIS member jurisdictions, select industry and development experts and members of the Subgroup on Access through Innovation (ATISG) to the G20 Financial Inclusion Expert Group met in Berlin on May 4 at this Expert Round Table. The Round Table was organised by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and the Access to Insurance Initiative.
03.05.2010 to 04.05.20102 daysBerlin, Germany | Partner PublicationsInternational Conference: Enabling Microinsurance Markets "Overcoming the challenges for the insurance industry, regulators and supervisors"
80 senior policymakers, industry and development experts from over 20 countries met in Berlin on May 3 to discuss how to improve access to financial services, particularly insurance, to the poor around the world.