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Academic Associations

     American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA)
     The Geneva Association
     World Risk and Insurance Economics Congress in 2005
     European Group of Risk Insurance Economists

Links to Insurance Regulators and Supervisors

Asia & Oceania

Australia- Australian Prudential and Regulatory Authority (APRA)
BangladeshMinistry of Finance
Brunei DarussalamMinistry of Finance
Bhutan Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan
Cambodia Ministry of Economy and Finance
China, People’s RepublicChina Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC)
Key laws of P.R. China including the Insurance Law of 1995
TaiwanDepartment of Insurance
Hong Kong, SAR Office of the Commissioner of Insurance
Macau, SAR Monetary Authority of Macau
IndiaInsurance Regulatory and Development Authority(IRDA)
IndonesiaMinistry of Finance
IsraelMinistry of Finance
LaosMinistry of Finance
Malaysia Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)
NepalMinistry of Finance
The PhilippinesInsurance Commisson
JapanFinancial Services Agency (FSA)
Korea, Republic of Financial Supervisory Service (FSS)
New ZealandMinistry of Commerce- Business & Relations Branch
PakistanSecurities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP)
SingaporeMonetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
Sri LankaInsurance Board of Sri Lanka
ThailandMinistry of Commerce
VietnamMinistry of Finance


ArgentinaSuperintendencia de Seguros de la Nacion Argentina
BrazilSuperintendencia de Seguros Privados (SUSEP)
CanadaOffice of the Superintendent of Financial Services
Canadian Council of Insurance Regulator(CCIR)
(Canadian)Joint Forum of Financial Market Regulators
Chile Superintendencia de Valores y Seguros de Chile (SVS)
Columbia Fasecolda (Columbian Insurance Association)
El SalvadorSuperintendencia del Sistema Financiero
GuatemalaSuperintendencia de Bancos
MexicoComision Nacional de Seguros y Fianzas
Panama Ministerio De Comercio E Industrias
Peru Superintendencia de Banca y Seguros del Peru
United StatesNational Association of Insurance Commissioners(NAIC)


List of EU Member States, Membership Applicant Countries, and Non-member Countries in Europe
Insurance Matters and Acts in the European Community (EC)
Committee of European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Supervisors (CEIOPS) established in November 2003
Comite Europeen des Assurances(CEA)
AlbaniaAlbanian Insurance Supervisory Commission
Austria Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF)
Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA)
BelgiumOffice de Contrôle des Assurances
Bulgaria Financial Supervision Commission
CroatiaInsurance Supervisory Authority
Czech RepublicCzech Insurance Association (Ceska Asociace Pojistove)
DenmarkDanish Financial Supervisory Authrity (DFSA, Finanstilsynet)
EstoniaEstonian Insurance Supervisory Authority (Kindlustusinspektsioon)
2003 Yearbook
FinlandFinancial Supervisory Authority
FranceMinistère de l’Economie des Finances et de l’Industrie
GermanyBundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht
GibraltarFinancial Services Commission (FSC)
GreeceGeneral Secretary of Commerce
GuernseyGuernsey Financial Services Commission
HungaryPenzugyi Szervezetek Allami Felugyelete (Hungarian Financial Supervisory Authority)
IcelandThe Financial Supervisory Authority
IrelandDepartment of Enterprise Trade & Employment
Isle of ManIsle of Man Government, Insurance and Pensions Authority
ItalyInsurance Supervisory Authority
JerseyJersey Financial Services Commission
Latvia Financial and Capital Market Commission
Lichtenstein- Financial Market Authority Liechtenstein (FMA)
Lithuania-Insurance Supervisory Commission of the Republic of Lithuania
Luxembourg-Commissariat aux Assurances, Conseil d'Etat (CE)
Macedonia-Ministry of Finance
Malta-Malta Financial Services Authority
Netherlands-Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets
Norway-Ministry of Finance, Kredittilsynet
Poland-Polish Financial Supervision Authority
Portugal-Portuguese Insurance Supervisory Authority
Romania-Insurance Supervisory Commission (ISC)
Russia-Central Bank of the Russian Federation
Slovak Republic-Národná banka Slovenska
Slovenia- Authority for Insurance Supervision
Spain-Direccion General de Seguros (DGS)
Switzerland-Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA)
Turkey-Insurance Supervisory Board
Turkish Catastrophe Insurance Pool (created by the World Bank)
United Kingdom-Financial Services Authority (FSA)

Algeria-Direction des Assurances, Ministère des Finances
Angola-Institute of Insurance Supervision, Ministry of Finance
Benin - Ministère des Finances et de l'Economie
Burkina Faso - Ministère des Finances et de l'Economie
Cameroon - Ministère de l'Economie et des Finances
Congo - Direction Nationale des Assurances, Ministère de l'Économie, des Finances et Budget
Côte d'Ivoire - Department of Insurance Supervision, Ministry of Finance and Economy
Egypt - Egyptian Insurance Supervisory Authority
Eritrea- Bank of Eritrea
Ethiopia - National Bank of Ethiopia
Gabon - Ministère de l'Économie, des Finances, du Budget et de la Privatisation
Gambia - Central Bank of the Gambia
Ghana - National Insurance Commission
Guinea - Banque Centrale de la République de Guinée
Kenya - Department of Insurance, Ministry of Finance
Lesotho - Central Bank of Lesotho
Mali - Division des Assurances, Direction Nationale du Trésor et de la Comptabilité Publique, Ministère des Finances
Namibia - Namibian Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA)
Nigeria - The National Insurance Commission
Senegal - Ministry of Economy, Finance and Plan
South Africa - Financial Services Board (FSB)
Sudan - The Insurance Supervision & Control Public Corporation
Tanzania - Insurance Supervisory Department,Ministry of Finance
Togo - Ministry of Economy and Finance
Tunisia - Direction Générale des Assurances, Ministère des Finances
Uganda - Uganda Insurance Commission
Zambia - Pensions and Insurance Authority
Zimbabwe -Economic Planning & Development, Ministry of Finance
 Related links
Association of African Insurance Educators and Trainers
West African Insurance Institute
African Reinsurance Corporation

Links to Supra-national Insurance Organizations

        Asian Development Bank
        Basel Committee on Banking Supervisions
        Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
        European Commission
        International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS)
        International Monetary Fund (IMF)
        International Organization of Securities Commissioners (IOSCO)
        Financial Stability Forum
        Joint Forum
        North American Free Trade Association (NAFTA)
        Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
               Country List (OECD and Non-OECD)
               OECD Insurance and Pension Issues
               OECD Private Health Insurance
               OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions
        United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
        World Bank
        World Trade Organization (WTO) – Trade Policy Review
        Links to Central Banks Globally

Links to Insurance Rating Agencies

     A.M. Best Company
     Duff and Phelps
     Standard & Poor’s
     Weiss Rating

Links to Insurance Industry Organizations

     American Institute for CPCU(AICPCU)
     American Insurance Association (AIA)
     Association of British Insurers
     Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) (United Kingdom)
     Insurance Council of Australia
     Insurance Information Institute (III) (United States)
     National Association of Insurance Women International (United States)
     Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS) (United States)
     Singapore College of Insurance (SCI)

Links to Insurance Schools in Asia-Pacific

     University and Institutional Programs in Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science