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Jul 17, 2019, 10:00 ET Insurers Take Decisive Step in Climate Risk Modelling Through Cross-sectoral Mobilisation

Developing and scaling up the integration of the next generation of risk models requires cross-sectoral collaboration, and the insurance industry...


Jun 26, 2019, 10:00 ET Building Trust Is Key to Addressing Underinsurance in Mature Markets, Reveals a Geneva Association Customer Survey

Insurance protection gaps in mature markets could be narrowed by reinforcing trust in insurers, finds a customer survey of The Geneva Association,...


Jun 14, 2019, 05:38 ET The Geneva Association, the Global Organisation of Insurance and Reinsurance Chief Executive Officers, Elects Four New Board Members

The Geneva Association, the global organisation of insurance and reinsurance Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), is announcing today the election of...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:37 ET Health Protection Gaps in Emerging Markets - An Opportunity for Health Insurers to Serve the Most Vulnerable: The Geneva Association

People in emerging markets have great difficulty funding their healthcare needs, as overall expenditure in healthcare is growing faster than gross...


Feb 01, 2019, 07:00 ET The Geneva Association: Jad Ariss Appointed Secretary General

The Geneva Association, the leading international think tank of the insurance industry, announced today that Jad Ariss has been appointed Secretary...


Jan 15, 2019, 09:33 ET The Geneva Association: Secretary General Anna Maria D'Hulster to Step Down

The Geneva Association, the leading international think tank of the insurance industry, announced today that its Secretary General, Anna Maria...


Dec 04, 2018, 02:30 ET The Geneva Association: Online Platforms Promise Economic and Societal Benefits, but Challenge Consumer Protection and Competition in Insurance

Online platforms can foster insurance market transparency and reduce both transaction costs and information asymmetries, factors typically associated ...


Nov 20, 2018, 05:41 ET Societal Benefits Would Arise From Integration of Climate Science into Catastrophe Risk Modelling: The Geneva Association

Catastrophe risk modelling has revolutionised the way insurers assess, price and manage disaster risks. Its usefulness to society could be even...


Oct 04, 2018, 09:29 ET Digitalization is Widening the Role of Insurance in Society: The Geneva Association

As the economy becomes more digitalized, the role of insurance in society is changing from one concerned primarily with loss indemnification to a...


Sep 25, 2018, 09:30 ET Insurance Is Key to Mobilising Long-Term Capital for Climate Risk-Resilient Infrastructure: The Geneva Association

The insurance industry plays a key role in de-risking infrastructure and mobilising long-term private capital to climate risk-resilient projects,...


Sep 25, 2018, 09:30 ET Insurance Is Key to Mobilising Long-Term Capital for Climate Risk-Resilient Infrastructure: The Geneva Association

The insurance industry plays a key role in de-risking infrastructure and mobilising long-term private capital to climate risk-resilient projects,...