International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation

5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy

The ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy aims to develop mutual microinsurance in five countries in emerging markets over five years, reaching 5 million low-income households (equating to 25 million people), building greater resilience in vulnerable communities. 

Global Mutual Market Share 2014 edition

The global mutual and cooperative insurance industry continued to expand its global reach and socio-economic impact in 2014, according to the latest Global Mutual Market Share report published by ICMIF.

ICMIF Events 2016

ICMIF's events consistently receive excellent feedback scores from members. Download ICMIF's latest events calendar for 2016 today. More information on all events will follow, but please contact a member of the events team if you require more information at:

ICMIF Biennial Conference 2015

The ICMIF 2015 Conference was a global gathering of cooperative and mutual insurance leaders. High-profile external partners in ICMIF’s influencing work as well as selected external organizations which contribute to our business intelligence were also be present.


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Cooperative and mutual insurance leaders join the Insurance Development Forum Steering Committee

This week the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) welcomed the announcement by Stephen Catlin, Chair of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF) of the appointment of a numb…

ICMIF publishes Global 500 for 2014: The world’s 500 largest mutual and cooperative insurers

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) has published its Global 500 report for this year. The report contains an analysis of the world’s 500 largest mutual and coopera…

Reinsurance is delivering real innovation for mutuals and cooperatives say leading experts

In advance of its 23rd biennial reinsurance conference the “MORO”, or the Meeting of Reinsurance Officials to give the event its full title, the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Fede…

Update from The Co-operators regarding retirement of Kathy Bardswick

As shared in ICMIF news earlier this year, President and CEO of ICMIF member The Co-operators (Canada), Kathy Bardswick, announced her retirement on 19 February 2016. Since then, The Co-operators has …

Global 500 for 2014

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) has once again published its Global 500 report, an analysis of the world’s 500 largest mutual and cooperative insurance companie…

Quarterly Update Q1 2016

Welcome to the first ICMIF update of 2016. This year has seen an excellent start in terms of our work in the key strategic areas for the Federation – those of Influence, Knowledge and Networking …

Voice 85

Voice is ICMIF’s quarterly magazine, containing stories and news embracing the sector as well as in-depth interviews with chief executives.

Global Mutual Market Share 2014

Mutual and cooperative insurers continue to expand their global reach: The increasingly positive socio-economic impact of the global mutual and cooperative insurance industry was further evident in th…

Why Gen Y? Challenges and opportunities for mutuals

Why join us? Generation Y or Gen Y – those born between 1980-2000 - now form the largest generation that we have ever seen in history and last year Gen Y became the largest generation in our workfor…

Meeting of Reinsurance Officials (MORO) 2016

  Click here to visit the dedicated MORO website to view the latest agenda and register. It is with great pleasure that ICMIF announces details of the 23rd Meeting of Reinsurance Officials (MORO) whi…

ICMIF/Americas Annual Conference - 2016

SAVE THE DATES! The ICMIF/Americas 24th Annual Conference will take place in Lima, Peru from November 30 - December 2, 2016, hosted by Serviperú.  Please come back for details in early 2016! Lima,…

Facing up to the Generation Y challenge

To the uninitiated, Generation Y – primarily the children of the baby boomer generation – are presented to the world as the next generation who think and behave differently and who have a differen…

Exploring the trends that are revolutionizing our industry

The ICMIF Intelligence Committee (IC) will be meeting again in a few weeks at P&V’s headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.  We will be kindly hosted by IC member Philippe de Ridder, Strategic Plann…

Virtual customers and mutual values?

Many years ago, when there was no such thing as Generation Y, X or even Z a father gave his son some advice as he was about to leave the family home: “The time has come for you to leave home and my …

Why Gen Y?

Is your business successfully engaging with the global economy’s new powerhouse? I am referring, of course, to the growing phenomenon that is Generation Y – those born between 1980-2000 – who no