26-27 May 2004, San Juan, Puerto Rico
The ASSAL, the OECD, the IAIS and the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance of Puerto Rico organised jointly the Fifth Conference on Insurance Regulation and Supervision in Latin America which was held on 26-27 May 2004 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This conference was held back to back with the ASSAL XV Annual Meeting which took place on 24 May 2004 and the IAIS-ASSAL Training Seminar on 25-26 May 2004.
The objective of the Fifth Conference on Insurance Regulation and Supervision in Latin America was to address the broad range of policy issues of direct relevance for the development of effective and efficient insurance regulatory and supervisory framework in the Latin American countries. The discussion focused on insurance issues which are of crucial importance to the participating countries such as: health insurance; bancassurance and financial convergence; solvency; and catastrophic risk coverage.