Thematic Reports

In addition to these, the A2ii produces thematically focused Consultation Calls reports. Here you will find the reports on the topics of supervising InsurTech, proportionate approaches to disclosure of information, insurance regulation in disaster resilience, measuring insurance development, reinsurance, data protection challenges in mobile insurance and many other topics of interest.

Thematic Reports, Africa, CISNA, Asia and Pacific, CEE & Central Asia, Latin America, Global, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology | 2018

Regulating Mobile Insurance - Insurance business via mobile phones: regulatory challenges and emerging approaches

Despite its significant potential, there has been little regulatory and supervisory guidance on m-insurance. The Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) commissioned this study in order to address the gap and contribute to the preparation of an International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) Application Paper on the Use of Digital Technology in Inclusive Insurance (forthcoming 2018).

Consultative Forum, Thematic Reports, Event Reports, Presentations, Africa, Digital Technology, Consumer Protection |
Thematic Reports, Digital Technology, Consumer Protection | 2018
Thematic Reports, Global, Agricultural and Disaster Risk Insurance | 2018

Index Insurance: Status and Regulatory Challenges

This paper seeks to provide a review of supervisory approaches to index insurance and to set out some of the regulatory and supervisory challenges faced by insurance supervisors. It is drawing on the results of an online survey carried out in the first half of 2017 together with telephone follow-up.

Newsflash, Thematic Reports, Briefing Notes, Philippines, Peru, Inclusive Insurance Regulation | 2017
Thematic Reports, Africa, Ghana, Asia and Pacific, Philippines, Latin America, Mexico, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Market Development | 2017

Proportionality in practice: Distribution

Drawing on the experiences of Ghana, Mexico and the Philippines, the report “Proportionality in practice: Distribution" examines the practical aspects of distribution where insurance supervisors are flexible and adjust certain supervisory requirements in order to encourage the insurance industry to offer insurance to the underserved or those excluded from insurance services while protecting consumers.

 

Thematic Reports, Latin America, Brasil, Peru, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Consumer Protection, Market Development | 2017

Proportionality in practice: Disclosure of information

The report “Proportionality in practice: Disclosure of information” draws on the experiences of Brazil, Pakistan, Peru and El Salvador and examines the practical aspects of disclosure in which supervisors adopt proportionate regulation in order to encourage the industry to offer inclusive insurance while ensuring consumer protection.

 

Workshops and Seminars, Thematic Reports, Event Reports, Africa, CIMA, Digital Technology | 2016
Thematic Reports, Event Reports, CIMA, South Africa, Tanzania, Ghana, Kenya, India, Philippines, Digital Technology | 2017

Regulating Mobile Insurance: Status and Regulatory Challenges

This document serves as a preliminary summary of a larger study commissioned by the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) for 2017. The summary provides a review of supervisory approaches to mobile insurance (m-insurance) in various jurisdictions with the aim of providing inputs to the forthcoming IAIS1 -A2ii-CIMA2 Conference on Mobile Insurance Workshop in Douala, Cameroon from 23rd- 24th February 2017.

Thematic Reports, Event Reports, Inclusive Insurance Regulation | 2016

Proportionate Regulatory Frameworks in Inclusive Insurance: Lessons from a Decade of Microinsurance Regulation

It is slightly over a decade since the first microinsurance regulations were introduced in India in 2005. With at least 18 insurance supervisors having rolled out microinsurance regulations today, the landscape is now vastly different. In this milestone publication 'Proportionate Regulatory Frameworks in Inclusive Insurance: Lessons from a Decade of Microinsurance Regulation', we look back at what supervisory approaches have been undertaken since then and draw lessons from the past.

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