Thu 19 Oct 2017

Study-Focused Forum Held on the Preparation of Consultation Paper Forms and Earthquake Policy Terms and Conditions for Iran

October 16, 2017, A dedicated forum was held pertaining to a recent study entitled “Preparation of Consultation Paper Forms and Earthquake Policy Terms and Conditions with regard to Contributory Factors of Earthquake Risk”. According to a report by PRIAO, Dr. Safari, Head of IRC, representatives from Bimeh Markazi and Iran Insurer Syndicate participated in this event. In this research, the formulation of consultation paper forms and general terms and conditions for earthquake policy for resid (Countinue ....)

IRC Published: “Principles of Personal Insurances”

A book entitled “Principles of Personal Insurances” authored by Hadi Dastbaz has been published by Insurance Research Center. The book comprises of 22 chapters in 615 pages and is written in Persian. According to a report by PRIAO, the present book is the result of a major revision to the last two editions of the same book. The ongoing changes in Iran's insurance industry and the necessity of the dissemination of relevant knowledge on personal insurances especially life insurances have been (Countinue ....)

Research Update: Study on Insurance Guarantees and Political Risks Coverage

The possibility of offering guarantee and covering political and economic risks by insurance companies are the subjects of a comprehensive study by Insurance Research Center (IRC). According to a report by PRIAO, with the aim of attracting foreign investments, the study has been carried out with two separate subjects. Initially, the following sub-themes were explored: the issuance of guarantees in other countries, the legal regulatory authority supervising the companies offering guarantees, the d (Countinue ....)

Research Update: Drafting Bylaw Note 1, Article 18 on Auto Insurance at IRC

A research project entitled: “Drafting Bylaw Note 1, Article 18 of New Auto Insurance Law (Auto Policy Based on the Driver’s Characteristics” was conducted and presented by Property and Casualty (Non-life) Insurance Research Group at IRC. Based on a report by PRIAO, IRC has studied relevant rules and regulations regarding auto insurance in several countries. Based on the results of these studies and experts’ views, 22 themes have been identified including the characteristics of the driv (Countinue ....)

Necessity of Catastrophe Coverage in Iran

September 5, 2017 - Attending as a keynote speaker in a conference at Bu Ali Sina University, Hamedan, Iran, Dr. Safari, Head of IRC recommended that the Iranian insurance companies must offer separate policies for catastrophe risks. “Modern Methods in Insurance Pricing and Industrial Statistics Conference” was held on September 3-5, 2017 with several international and local speakers, sponsors, and participants. “Due to global weather turmoil, the number of Nat Cats is increasing in the (Countinue ....)

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