International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation

Insurance Day partners with ICMIF to offer members a discount

ICMIF and its member organizations are regularly featured in our sector’s favourite daily news source Insurance Day. ICMIF members can now get the publication at a special discounted price. 


This year the ICMIF Communications Leaders Forum meets in Singapore on 24-25 November and the theme will be Mutual and Cooperative Values Sell. Delegates will explore how marketing mutual/cooperative values can help gain competitive advantage and how to boost their influencing strategies.


The ICMIF/Americas 22nd Annual Conference will take place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, from 12-14 November 2014. The theme of this year’s conference, Reinventing the Future, will focus on innovation and how it relates to the challenges and opportunities for member-owned insurance companies.


The Latin American Reinsurance Group (LARG) will hold their 2014 annual meeting from 19-22 August in Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala. This year’s event will have a special 10th anniversary agenda celebrating 10 years of collaboration.

2012 Mutual Market Share report

Mutual and cooperative insurers have significantly outperformed the total insurance market since the onset of the global financial crisis of 2007-08, according to the latest research from the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF).


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Member news: The Co-operators launches insurance solution for cooperatives

Canadian ICMIF member The Co-operators announced at the annual general meeting of Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada the launch of Co-op Guard™, a first-of-its-kind insurance and financial services so…

Sector news: Global Leaders webinar – Marketing Mutuality

The Australian Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) 2014 Global Leader Dialogues webinar series, in association with LBMX, will offer unique opportunities to hear the perspectives of s…

Cooperative Sector represented at Vatican Seminar on the Global Common Good

Global leaders gathered to debate How to build a more inclusive economy The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace (PCJP) recently convened a two-day seminar regarding the Global Common Good held at…

Member news: Harmonie Mutuelle is official partner of French cycling team

French ICMIF member and health mutual, Harmonie Mutuelle, has signed up as an official partner for cycling Team Europcar for the 2014 and 2015 seasons.

Market InSights Reports 2012: Europe

European mutual and cooperative insurers continue to grow regional market share The European mutual and cooperative sector has significantly outperformed the rest of the regional insurance market sinc…

Global 500: 2012 edition

Latest ICMIF Global 500 report published: The world’s 500 largest mutual and cooperative insurers The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) has once again published its d…

Voice 79

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

2012 Global Mutual Market Share

Mutual and cooperative insurers continue to outperform the rest of the insurance market The global mutual and cooperative insurance sector enjoyed another year of strong financial performance in 2012,…

ICMIF Communications Leaders Forum (CLF) 2014

ICMIF’s Communications Leaders Forum (CLF) meeting will take place in Singapore on 24-25 November this year. NTUC Income will host the two day event at the stunning Raffles Convention Centre, wher…

ICMIF/Americas Annual Conference 2014

REINVENTING THE FUTURE The theme of this year’s conference will focus on innovation as it relates to the challenges and opportunities for member-owned insurance companies. We’ll begin by explorin…

Regulatory Issues Leaders Forum (RLF) Meeting 2014

ICMIF’s Regulatory Issues Leaders Forum (RLF) meeting will take place in Washington DC on 10 October this year, from 10.30 to 1.30 followed by lunch. The event has been organised in response to the …

ICMIF Latin American Reinsurance Group (LARG) 2014

The annual meeting of the Latin American Reinsurance Group (LARG) members where they can access training and meet with their reinsurance broker and reinsurers. ABOUT THE NETWORK SEMINAR LARG is a grou…

What a week for our sector!

ICMIF has most definitely arrived in the eyes of the global community.  Last week saw not one but four major milestones for our sector and for ICMIF’s recently increased focus on external relations…

Developing your people – why choose ICMIF?

Building on the success of our highly acclaimed Advanced Management Course, ICMIF is currently undertaking a survey of the leadership development needs of our member organizations. This will enable us…

What the influx of capital is doing to reinsurance today

Last month I presented the keynote address of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), Meeting of Reinsurance Officials (MORO), in Miami. The theme of the presentation, …

ICMIF Blog – ILS pitfalls and how to avoid them

There is considerable excitement about ILS. It is likely to be a market transforming concept and may well bring additional strength and security to the mutual sector. It does not come without dangers …