A guide to the insurance industry in IFCs worldwide
Insurance is one of the key product and service disciplines in international financial centres. Several jurisdictions are leaders in offshore insurance and reinsurance. Major insurance insurance structrures were developed in international financial centres.
This section of the website provides cutting edge analysis of key developments in the international insurance industry. This section examines the latest regulatory, product and service initiatives from all internatiional financial centres which operate insurance industries.
The articles are written by leading experts in the centres and from the industry sectors. It provides exceptional insight into the major trends in insurance management and comparative analysis of insurance regimes worldwide.
CLICK on the links below to go to a series of sections on key issues and data on the international insurance industry. Read the insight of leading practitioners and industry analysts.
BusinessIFC keeps you informed on the latest technical and regulatory initiatives in the insurance sector - in jurisdictions and by international standard setting bodies. This guide summarises the key objectives of new regulation and presents links through the original documentation.
The Bermuda Monetary Authority estimated the global worth of the captives market to be $80 billion. This section looks at which jurisdictions lead the pack, how to establish and maintain a captive and the distinctions between centres.
The latest updates from key insurance centres worldwide. Expert commentators review legislative and regulatory changes proposed and delivered by the leading authorities worldwide. Our reports seek to show both core technical developments and major strategic developments.
This section reports on the regulation, governance and supervision developments in the major regulators and standard setters in international financial centres worldwide. It provides the latest data on the international insurance sector and analyses comparative results from a variety of jurisdictions.