governance

Manchester, UK, Tuesday 25 October 2016: The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) today announced that Hilde Vernaillen, Chair of the Management Committee, P&V Group (Belgium) will be the Federation’s new Chair.

The announcement comes after the ICMIF Board and Committee meetings took place in Nairobi, Kenya, on 19-21 October, hosted by ICMIF member CIC...

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...

The Co-operators, a Canadian member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), has been awarded an Excellence in Governance Award in the category of Best Practices in Sustainability and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues from the Governance Professionals of Canada.

The Co-operators was recognized for its progress in embedding...

Shaun Tarbuck, Chief Executive of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) was recently invited for interview with global insurance news provide WRIN.tv. In the interview he commented on the growth in market share held by mutual and cooperative insurers, as reported in ICMIF’s Global Mutual Market Share report and echoed by Swiss Re in the recent sigma report:...

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...

Shaun Tarbuck, Chief Executive of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) will be speaking on legal frameworks for cooperatives and mutuals – an area of research that ICMIF is actively involved in – at the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) 2015 Global Conference in Antalya, Turkey, 10-13 November 2015. The theme of the ICA Conference is Towards 2020: What...