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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Price softening continues but small increase in demand at April 1 reinsurance renewals: Willis Re 1st View report

Reinsurance rates have fallen for the fourth consecutive year at the April 1, 2016 renewals, according to the latest 1st View Reinsurance Renewals report from Willis Re, one of the Supporting Members

ICMIF welcomes news of rapid growth in the market for climate and green bonds

After world leaders from 175 countries gathered at United Nations Headquarters in New York on Friday 22 April and signed the Paris Agreement on climate change, the International Cooperative and Mutual…

Sector news: Request to participate in the 2016 World Co-operative Monitor!

The European Research Institute on Cooperative and Social Enterprises (Euricse) and the International Co-operative Alliance (the Alliance) are inviting cooperatives to complete the World Co-operative …

Formation of the Insurance Development Forum by the United Nations, the World Bank Group and the insurance industry

The formation of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF) was today announced in a joint release issued by leaders of the United Nations, the World Bank Group and the insurance industry, following a high…

Voice 85

Voice is ICMIF’s magazine for members and stakeholders. Voice contains stories and news about the mutual and cooperative insurance sector as well as in-depth interviews with chief executives, globa…

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…

International Women's Day 2016 Infographic

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated yearly on 8 March and is a day when women around the world and from all walks of life are commended both for their achievements and for their efforts to…

Voice 84

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

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