Mutualite Francaise

The 41st Congress of ICMIF member Mutualité française (FNMF) is currently being held from 11 to 13 June in Nantes, France. Nearly 2,000 mutual activists will meet at the Congress to discuss this year’s theme of "Social usefulness, justice and efficiency: An ambition for mutual companies”. Many personalities from the worlds of healthcare and the social and solidarity economy are expected at the...

The French government recently announced a tax increase on healthcare policies as one method they plan to implement towards reducing the country’s deficit. This tax increase will affect supplementary health insurance policies, many of which are provided by French mutual organisations.

Supplementary health insurance is purchased by many French citizens in order to top up the state-...

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...

Mutualité Française have announced Etienne Caniard as their new President for the next six years. Mutualité Française is a federation of mutual societies in France that has around 700 members who collectively have an annual turnover of EUR 19.1 billion and employ around 74,000 staff (based on 2008 figures). On top of this they cover 38 million people in France accounting for a massive 60%...