Sat 15 Dec 2018

Research Update: “Legal and Financial Aspects of the Implementation Framework and Supervisory Principles Governing M&A Activities of the Insurance Companies”

On December 9, 2018, a professional forum was held at IRC on a lately accomplished research project entitled: “Legal and Financial Aspects of the Implementation Framework and Supervisory Principles Governing M&A Activities of the Insurance Companies” with the participation of the Head of IRC, Research Deputy, experts from the research groups, representatives from General Director of Planning and Technical Affairs Office and General Director of Financial Supervision of Bimeh Markazi, and some (Countinue ....)



NICOID Closing Ceremony: “Non-regulated InsurTechs Will Bring About Systemic and Catastrophic Devastations”

In the closing panel of 25th NICOID, Dr. Amir Safari, Secretary of Conference, stated that the entrance of InsurTechs to the insurance industry was not at the industry's will. He also explained that in the entire world, the power for entrance is maintained by the InsurTechs per se hence an effective policy is required for a symbiotic synergy. “If the InsurTechs’ activities are not regulated or managed appropriately, we must expect systemic and unprecedented catastrophic devastation to occur (Countinue ....)



25th NICOID: An Initiative for a Dialog between Insurance Industry and Information Technology

Twenty Fifth Conference on Insurance and Development was inaugurated with Dr. Amir Safari’s keynote speech at Milad Tower where two thousand participants from across the insurance community had gathered and major political and influential officials namely the First Vice-President, Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance, the President of Bimeh Markazi (Insurance Supervisory and Regulatory Authority of I.R. Iran), PM’s, and Technology and Innovation Deputy of the Ministry of I.C.T had attended. (Countinue ....)



Promotion of Insurance Industry Leads to Human Dignity

Insurance industry is equipped with many capabilities and capacities that can assuage the state’s concerns regarding natural catastrophes and accidents. This is what Dr. Gholamreza Soleymani, President of Bimeh Markazi (Insurance Supervisory and Regulatory Authority of I.R. Iran) stated in his keynote speech at 25th National Conference on Insurance and Development (25th NICOID) on Tuesday, December 4, and mentioned: “The move toward the diversification of insurance products is contingent upon th (Countinue ....)



Research Update: “Demand System for Iranian Households for Estimating Premium Elasticity”

IRC has released a new study on the correlation between household expenditures and their reciprocal effects. Hence, using the quadratic almost ideal demand system (QUAIDS) model, the association between each consumer goods group with relevant variables and other goods group demands are studied. Conducted by Insurance Economics and Financial Research Group, the research divides consumer goods into two grand groups. The first group includes household consumer commodities including food, clothing, e (Countinue ....)




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