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.
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.
02.12.2014 to 03.12.20142 daysWashington DC | Workshops and Seminars, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Consumer Protection, Market DevelopmentExpert Symposium “Proportional regulatory approaches in inclusive insurance markets – Capturing what we learnt for the future”
The Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) hosted an expert symposium on “Proportional regulatory approaches in inclusive insurance markets.
11.11.20141 dayMexico City, Mexico | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Consumer Protection3rd IAIS-MIN-A2ii Consultative Forum Mass and micro: Consumer protection challenges in inclusive insurance markets
The 3rd IAIS-MIN-A2ii Consultative Forum took place back to back with the 10th Annual Microinsurance Conference in Mexico City on 11 November 2014.
22.05.20141hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Consumer Protection
“This is the third call I’ve participated on and I can say that in terms of the quality of the outputs and the conversations taking place between supervisors, it’s shown to be immensely beneficial and I think that’s consistent with the feedback that has been returned to the A2ii and IAIS from IAIS members.”
These were the opening remarks made by IAIS Secretariat staff Conor Donaldson for the third Consultation Call held on 22 May.