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  • Piecing together a holistic Nat CAT management solution

    Microinsurance is not the way forward in managing natural catastrophes, according to UN Capital Development Fund regional inclusive insurance specialist Michael Carr. By virtue of the fact that in the short term, there are 'too many barriers' such as the lack of incentives and subsidies for microinsurance development, and 'insufficient interest from many insurers'.

    AIRPlus | 14 Jun 2018
  • A renewed push for microinsurance

    A study published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) and Microinsurance MBA Association of the Philippines (RIMANSI) stated that the microinsurance sector in the Philippines is forecast to expand to 16.3m households (73.3m Filipinos by) 2020.

    AIRPlus | 06 Jun 2018
  • Philippines: Potential market for microinsurance sector to expand to over 73 mln by 2020

    The Philippine microinsurance sector is estimated to expand to 16.3 million households (73.3 million Filipinos) by 2020, according to a study on mutual and cooperative microinsurance in the country published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) and Microinsurance MBA Association of the Philippines, Inc (also known as RIMANSI).

    Agents | 24 May 2018
  • Philippines: Potential market for microinsurance to expand to over 70 mln by 2020

    The Philippine microinsurance sector is estimated to expand to 16.3 million households (73.3 million Filipinos) by 2020, according to a study on mutual and cooperative microinsurance in the country published by the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) and Microinsurance MBA Association of the Philippines, Inc (also known as RIMANSI).

    Asia | 22 May 2018
  • Mutual and Cooperative Microinsurance in the Philippines: A Landscape Study

    This report is part of the ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy. The 5-5-5 Strategy aims to provide mutual microinsurance solutions to 5 million low-income households, in five emerging markets over the next five years. The Philippines is one of the five selected countries (along with Colombia, India, Kenya and Sri Lanka), and this country diagnostic study highlights the potential role that mutual microinsurance can play in closing the protection gap in the Philippines.

    AIRPlus | 21 May 2018
  • Thailand: Pilot of low-cost microinsurance plan starts this month

    The Office of the Insurance Commission (OIC) has approved a microinsurance policy at a low premium of THB10 (32 US cents) per person, that would pay compensation worth THB100,000 in case of death from an accident.

    Asia | 04 May 2018
  • Egypt: Call for efforts to develop microinsurance broking

    Insurance companies wishing to provide microinsurance services should encourage intermediaries to engage in microinsurance brokerage activities by offering incentives, according to Mr Hassan Abaza, general manager of marketing and business development at Misr Takaful Insurance.

    Middle East | 01 May 2018
  • Philippines: Premiums rose by 12% in 2017 to US$5 bln

    Total premiums in the Philippine insurance industry reached PHP259.6 billion (US$5 billion) in 2017, representing growth of 11.9%, from PHP231.8 billion in 2016, according to the Insurance Commission citing unaudited quarterly statistics submitted by life, nonlife and mutual benefit associations (MBAs).

    Agents | 06 Feb 2018
  • Philippines: Premiums rose by 12% in 2017 to US$5 bln

    Total premiums in the Philippine insurance industry reached PHP259.6 billion (US$5 billion) in 2017, representing growth of 11.9%, from PHP231.8 billion in 2016, according to the Insurance Commission citing unaudited quarterly statistics submitted by life, nonlife and mutual benefit associations (MBAs).

    Asia | 05 Feb 2018
  • Asia: Microinsurance regulators, companies to meet in Manila

    Insurance regulators from Indonesia, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, and the Philippines will meet with industry players in Makati City on 23-24 January to discuss how to strengthen financial protection for low-income people in the region through microinsurance.

    Asia | 22 Jan 2018


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