EIOPA

Rosa Armesto, Head of Public Affairs and Communications at Insurance Europe, has today warned that insurers in Europe could face legal challenges or be forced to stop selling insurance policies if they do not have sufficient time comply with the implementation of insurance product information document (IPID). Armesto's warning came after Insurance Europe's response to a consultation by...

The Global Regulatory Environment for Cooperative and Mutual Insurers: Facing Future Challenges, Opportunities and Risks

The first ICMIF Regulatory Issues Leaders Forum for the Latin America Region took place in San José, Costa Rica on Wednesday 15 April 2015 and attracted 30 delegates from 15 organizations in 12 countries. 

Targeted at CEOs, senior government relations...

This week saw the second of ICMIF’s Regulatory Leaders Issues Forum (RLF) take place in Amsterdam, Netherlands on Tuesday 21 October 2014. The first had taken place in Washington DC, USA, on Friday 10 October (see earlier news story).

The theme of the meeting was Painting the global picture and offered a unique opportunity for ICMIF members to meet face to face with and engage in a...

EU/US DIALOGUE

The European supervisory authority overseeing insurance, EIOPA, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority, was established as a consequence of the reforms to the supervisory structure of the financial sector in the European Union following the economic crisis of 2007-8.

In the aftermath of the financial and economic crisis, the European supervisory...

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

From this issue:

Mutual and cooperative insurers tend to be long-lived: Voice regularly carries news of 100 year anniversary celebrations of member organisations. But surely no other ICMIF member can rival the astonishing...