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Between 26 June and 1 September 2007, OECD invited public comments on the draft Good Practices for Enhanced Risk Awareness and Education on Insurance Issues from stakeholders with expertise in insurance and/or education issues.
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These guidelines, approved as an OECD Recommendation by the Council, set out good practices in the area of pension funding and benefit security. They cover regulatory issues such as the valuation of pension liabilities, funding rules, the role of insolvency guarantee arrangements and creditor rights of pension plan beneficiaries in case of insolvency of the company that sponsors the pension plan.
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These guidelines, approved as an OECD Recommendation by the Council, set out good practices in the area of pension fund asset management. They cover regulatory issues such as the prudent person rule, the statement of investment policy, quantitative investment limits and valuation.
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Principles and Good Practices for Financial Education and Awareness, OECD, 2005
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These guidelines, approved in September 2003 by the Working Party on Private Pensions, set forth core rights and protections for plan members and beneficiaries that are generally intended to be implemented and monitored by pension regulators and supervisors.
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Developed by the OECD Insurance Committee, these guidelines for good practice address every step of the insurance claim management process, particularly: adequate information and assistance to the policyholder for claim reporting; efficient claim filing methods; operational fraud detection and prevention measures; adequate, fair and transparent claim assessment and processing; expeditious claim settlement; effective complaint and
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The International Network of Pensions Regulators and Supervisors, grouping 100 regulatory and supervisory institutions from more than 60 countries, has approved a set of principles for the regulation of private occupational pension plans designed...
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This document is Book 2, Part 1, 1)b of the Insurance and Private Pensions Compendium for Emerging Economies.
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This document is Book 1, Part 1, 1)e of the Insurance and Private Pensions Compendium for Emerging Economies.
In 1997, twenty-one OECD countries and seventeen countries in Central and Eastern Europe and the New Independent States have approved guidelines for insurance regulation and supervision in transition economies. The guidelines -- the first ever in...