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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11.05.2016 to 12.05.20162 daysMarrakesh, Morocco | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Digital Technology, Market Development
Over 70 representatives from supervisory authorities, the insurance industry and intermediary bodies came together at the 6th Consultative Forum on “innovative products for the emerging consumer” in Marrakesh, Morocco.
03.04.2016 to 07.04.20165 daysCairo, Egypt | Inclusive Insurance TrainingInclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in the Middle East and North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa
28 middle- to senior level insurance supervisors from 9 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and sub-Saharan Africa participated in the training program.
31.03.20161hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Market Development
Innovative approaches to distribution are important to achieve scale and serve low-income groups that traditionally have not had access to insurance. Large client aggregators such as retailers with numerous sales agents and mobile network operators increasingly play an important role in distribution.
14.03.2016 to 18.03.20165 daysBangkok, Thailand | Inclusive Insurance Training
32 middle- to senior level insurance supervisors from 12 countries in Asia participated in the Inclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in Asia that was hosted by the Office of Insurance Commission Thailand.
21.01.20161hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Market Development
Regulatory incentives to foster the growth of inclusive insurance are important. Regulation needs to be proportionate to the nature, scale and complexity of risks inherent in individual insurance business and strike a balance between “motivating the industry” and “protecting the consumer” if it is going to achieve its intended objectives and expand access to insurance for low income consumers.
26.11.20151hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Digital Technology, Consumer Protection
Mobile insurance has a huge potential in advancing inclusive insurance markets and has experienced rapid growth in recent years. However, it also brings with it new risks and challenges for insurance supervisors seeking to ensure policyholders are protected from abuse and fraud. Participants on the call will learn more about these risks and discuss potential supervisory responses. Additionally, different country examples will be shared with participants on the call.
03.11.20151 dayCasablanca, Morocco | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Consumer Protection5th Consultative Forum in Casablanca on the topic of "Consumer Education: Old questions, new thinking"
This forum brought together some 60 high-ranking representatives from insurance supervisory authorities and the industry, with the objective to foster knowledge and understanding in the field of inclusive insurance markets.
24.09.20151hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Financial Literacy
Participants on the call will discuss the role of insurance supervisory authorities in developing and implementing effective national financial literacy and consumer education strategies. The roles between relevant stakeholders in this process (supervisory authorities, policy-makers and market players) will also be discussed and different examples shared with the participants.
23.07.20151hWorldwide | Consultation Calls
Prudential supervision should be both risk-based and proportionate. These criteria are equally relevant when supervising insurers operating in the conventional insurance market and those providing insurance to the underserved. However, differences in the nature, size, and risk profiles of the insurers involved might mean that traditional prudential supervisory approaches would be inappropriate.
08.06.2015 to 12.06.20155 daysLima, Peru | Inclusive Insurance Training
The International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) has been promoting the alignment of Insurance Core Principles (ICPs) with efforts to promote inclusiveness of insurance markets.