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Manchester, UK, Thursday 10 November: The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), has just published the latest edition of its Global Reputation Report, an exclusive report for ICMIF members. The findings in this report show a dramatic increase in the global visibility of the mutual and cooperative insurance sector since 2013 and a significant increase in the sector’...

Manchester, UK, Thursday 22 September 2016: The percentage of women on the boards of directors of mutual and cooperative insurers rose to 20.6% in 2015, compared to an insurance industry average of just 17.8%*, according to the latest research published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF). This represents a significant growth for the mutual and cooperative...

Manchester, UK, Wednesday 16 March 2016: The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) today announced new statistics confirming the increasingly positive socio-economic impact of the global mutual and cooperative insurance industry. The publication of the latest ICMIF Global Mutual Market Share report confirms another year of strong financial performance for the mutual...

Manchester, UK, Tuesday 8 March 2016: Insurance sometimes has a reputation of being a conservative industry, run in a time-honoured way by groups of men with little involvement by women, particularly at senior levels.

Recent research carried out by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) for this year’s International Women’s Day, however, demonstrates that...

The percentage of women on the boards of directors of mutual and cooperative insurers rose to 20.6% in 2015, compared to an insurance industry average of just 17.8%*, according to the latest research published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF). This represents a significant growth for the mutual and cooperative sector over the previous 10 years, having...

The China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) last month granted approvals for the establishment of three mutual insurance companies: Zhonghui Property Mutual, Huiyou Construction Property Mutual and Xinmei Life Mutual.

Xinmei Life Mutual (known as Trust Mutual) is funded by Ant Financial, an online payment services provider which is part of the Alibaba Group, and nine other...

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 companies ranked by 2014 premium income. This is the eighth edition of the report, published annually alongside Global Mutual Market Share, ICMIF’s market intelligence report on the size and financial...

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 the latest Global Mutual Market Share 2014 report published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF).

According to the latest ICMIF data, the number of...

Desjardins, a Canadian ICMIF member, and its partners Hacking Health, IBM Canada, CHU Sainte-Justine and the Public Health Agency of Canada have announced that they are bringing together healthcare and IT professionals for the Health+Promotion Innovation Challenge, which will take place from 6 to 8 November 2015.

The organisers of the Challenge say that prevention is the best way for...

Shaun Tarbuck, CEO (pictured) of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) today praised the Business (B)20 Financing Growth Taskforce (FGT) for acknowledging the significant role of the insurance and pension fund industries when it comes to SME financing.

His comments were made following the publishing of the B20 Financing Growth Taskforce Policy Paper,...

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