Sat 16 Feb 2019

Biannual Periodical Review on Iran’s Insurance Market Released by IRC

The first volume of a periodical review of Iran’s insurance market has been released. This periodical will be published biannually and will be covering an overview of the insurance industry status quo and its ideal status, future outlook of the insurance market, assessment of major quarterly trends of the insurance industry indices, long-/mid-/short-term analyses, and an evaluation of the insurance sector and its players within three major areas: finance, risk and development. Prepared with the (Countinue ....)

IRC and CIVILICA Signed MOU on Scientific Collaborations

Today, a memorandum of understanding was inked between Insurance Research Center and CIVILICA Publication, the director and patent holder of CIVILICA, an online scientific indexing service provider. Dr. Amir Safari, Head of IRC and Mr. Vojoodi, CEO of CIVILICA Publication signed the MOU at IRC, Tehran, Iran. Some of the noted services to be provided by CIVILICA are indexing of conferences, journals, research reports, and other academic papers directed and published by IRC. According to the MO (Countinue ....)

The First InsurTech Taskforce Meeting Held at IRC

The first joint taskforce meeting primarily aimed at efficient utilization of InsurTechs in Iran’s insurance industry was held on December 18, 2018 at IRC. Convened by Life Insurance Research Group, the meeting gathered many across the industry including the Head of IRC, Research Deputy, members of research groups, reps from Bimeh Markazi (Insurance Supervisory and Regulatory Authority of I.R. Iran), Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, Iran Insurers’ Syndicate, academicians, a (Countinue ....)

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 ....)

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