The OECD Insurance and Private Pensions Committee (IPPC) and the Working Party on Private Pensions (WPPP) are holding a joint meeting on 11 December 2020 to discuss potential next steps on their work on sustainable and ESG investment.
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This joint report by OECD and ADB examines how emerging technologies and innovation can improve the management of disaster and climate risks and the availability and affordability of financial protection tools.
The Global Pension Statistics Project measures and monitors the pension industry, allowing inter-country comparisons of current statistics and indicators on key aspects of retirement systems.
This webinar will focus on the findings and lessons from a set of case studies on access to reinsurance and reinsurance oversight in Asian countries. This virtual event will be held via Zoom on 6-7 October 2020.
This report provides an overview of the insurance coverage available for catastrophe perils in India, Indonesia, Myanmar and the Philippines as well as the regulatory and supervisory frameworks in place to govern the use of reinsurance for managing exposure to catastrophe risks.
The purpose of this roundtable is to share experience among policy makers and private sector participants in Asia on the implications of COVID-19 for the insurance and retirement savings sectors, based on the policy analysis that the OECD has been developing.
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This report provides an overview of the measures that governments, insurance regulators and supervisors and insurance associations and individual companies have taken to respond to COVID-19 across three main areas.
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29 June 2020 - Preliminary data for 2019 show that gross premiums rose in most countries, especially in the non-life sector, continuing the global growth observed in recent years. The COVID-19 pandemic may however curb the positive premium and investment income growth.
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In addition to the health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, both individuals and businesses face significant costs and losses. This note reviews the potential coverage available for COVID-19 related losses across different lines of insurance business and provides a high-level assessment of the availability of coverage based on common industry practices as of April 2020.
Disasters present a broad range of human, social, financial, economic and environmental impacts, with potentially long-lasting, multi-generational effects. The financial management of these impacts is a key challenge for individuals and governments in developed and developing countries. The OECD supports the development of strategies for the financial management of natural and man-made disaster risks.