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Advanced Management Course

Registrations are now being taken for the 2015 Advanced Management Course. Find out about the benefits of attending this unique six day, intensive course.

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. 

Global Mutual Market Share

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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Sector news: New UK Act of Parliament paves way for mutuals to raise capital

The UK Parliament has today approved radical legislation to enable friendly societies and mutual insurers in the UK to raise new capital from their members. The Mutuals Deferred Shares Bill today comp…

Sector news: New mutual to launch for UK military personnel

A new mutual is launching this spring in the UK that will offer insurance products to military personnel and their families. The Military Mutual (TMM) will launch officially on 29 April 2015 and will …

Member news: Benenden recognized as one of the UK’s top 100 not-for-profit organizations to work for

ICMIF member, Benenden, the UK based health and wellbeing provider and a discretionary mutual, has made it onto the prestigious 100 ‘Best Not-for-Profit Organizations’ to work for list. Benenden w…

Member news: ICMIF bids a fond farewell to Nelson Kuria, Group CEO of CIC Insurance Group, Kenya

It was with great sadness that staff at the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) recently learned of the impending retirement of a great friend to both the Federation and …

Voice 81

In many countries, insurance penetration especially for non-life cover is low, because of a lack of understanding of its real benefits. Far too may decision makers do not fully realize the public good…

Market InSights: USA 2013

Record market share growth for US mutual insurers The US mutual insurance sector reported a record year in terms of premium volume and market share in 2013, according to the latest research from ICMIF…

Mutual and cooperative values sell

Mutual and cooperative values sell: Sharing our experiences, sharing our successes is another first of its kind ICMIF report, this time showcasing values-based insurance marketing strategies from arou…

Strategic InSights: Changing consumer behaviours

Economic and social shifts during the last decade have created a significantly different type of insurance consumer. The global financial crisis has led to falling incomes in real terms and a commerci…

Advanced Management Course 2015

“A unique career development opportunity” The cooperative and mutual insurance sector, is presented with many challenges and the demands facing the managers of these organizations has never been …

ICMIF Advanced Potential course

An exciting new development opportunity Following a thorough review of its learning and development services, ICMIF has listened to the needs of its members and is creating additional learning and de…

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 22nd 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…

Measuring success as a cooperative or a mutual

There are two ways of measuring success that I believe cooperative and mutual enterprises (CMEs) need to be paying attention to, and they’re quite different. Firstly, success as a business. This is …

Two thirds of British people believe we are more selfish than 20 years ago

Research released towards the end of last year by Benenden Health shows that almost half of people do not consider themselves to be community spirited and only 37 per cent understand what a mutual org…

The excitement of a new year

I don’t know about you, but I always look forward to the first week of a new year. The expectation of what the new year could bring, with its infinite possibilities and opportunities, is part of the…

The day our world changed

The 23 September 2014 will be permanently etched in my memory and hopefully the history of ICMIF.  On a personal level it was a once-in-a-lifetime experience, a “bucket list” moment, speaking at …

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