Digital technologies are rapidly changing the insurance landscape worldwide. In Africa currently, mobile insurance is prevalent, but other digital technologies are on the rise too, helping to provide a large number of households with coverage for the very first time.
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The 12th Consultative Forum (CF12) on the topic of InsurTech: rising to the regulatory challenge took place on 20 March in Colombo, Sri Lanka gathering high-ranking representatives from the regulatory and supervisory bodies (in Asia), industry, NGOs and other stakeholders. Continue reading to access all the relevant documents and presentations.
A2ii hosts panel on digital technologies and trends in InsurTech at the 13th International Microinsurance Conference in Lima, Peru. Here’s the rundown.
This collection of notes and case studies, Mainstreaming Gender and Targeting Women in Inclusive Insurance: Perspectives and Emerging Lessons, covers a number of themes related to the demand and supply of insurance products for women, with a focus on the inclusive insurance market—which seeks to include clients who either don’t have insurance or lack the right insurance coverage.
The A2ii published an article in the new annual Microinsurance Network publication ‘The state of Microinsurance 2016’. In the article the A2ii gives an overview of its work in Peru, Columbia and Jamaica helping microinsurance market development though supporting the supervisory authorities in establishing an enabling regulatory environment.
This study contains a detailed risk assessment of the mobile insurance landscape in Ghana and develops a risk assessment framework, to be used for improving the regulatory guidelines for m-insurance products in Ghana. The study was commissioned by the GIZ project for Promoting Insurance in Ghana (PromIGH), on behalf of BMZ and at the request of the National Insurance Commission (NIC) of Ghana.
The A2ii published an article in the new annual Microinsurance Network publication ‘The state of Microinsurance’. In the article the A2ii gives an overview of the current status of microinsurance regulation, highlights recent trends in inclusive insurance markets and provides an outlook on their regulatory implications and potential challenges.
Uganda has a relatively undeveloped insurance market and there is clear potential for expansion, particularly through microinsurance. However, insurers face significant challenges in developing microinsurance beyond credit life.
A Presentation made at the High – Level seminar on Micro-insurance Regulation for Supervisory Authorities
May 30 – 31, 2012 Khartoum, Sudan.
This is a presentation held at the Policy Seminar on Access to Insurance for Insurance Regulators and Supervisors in Dakar on 2 November 2009 by Hennie Bester. He presented enabling policies for the microinsurance market in Africa to the participants.