Start Date:

29 Sep 2019

End Date:

01 Oct 2019

Venue:

Laico Hotel – Tunis, Tunisia

We would like to inform you that the 24th African Reinsurance Forum, co-organised by Fédération Tunisienne des Sociétés d’Assurances (FTUSA) and la Société Tunisienne de Réassurance (Tunis Re), will be held at Laico Hotel in Tunis, Tunisia from 29th September to 1st October 2019.

The Theme of the Forum is: « African (Re) Insurance Facing New Regulatory Challenges»

The Forum will open with a panel discussion on “An Overview of Global Trends in Reinsurance”.

As usual, the Forum will present an excellent opportunity for fruitful exchange of ideas and encourage business exchange between African Insurers and Reinsurers.

In addition, a workshop on Finance will be held as parallel sessions during the Forum.

The Programme and requirements for Visa application for Tunisia are available on the registration Platform (see link below)

http://www.cvent.com/d/l6q9rd?lang=fr

For any additional information, please contact the AIO Secretariat or the Forum organizers at the addresses given on the platform.

Find our event on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/2302897646695867/

We look forward to the pleasure of seeing you in Tunis.

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT

The African Insurance Organisation in partnership with AM Best is organising a Finance workshop as parallel session during the Reinsurance Forum on Monday 30th September 2019 in Tunis, Tunisia.

The Workshop is open to CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CROs and Actuaries of insurance and reinsurance companies.

The contents of the programme of the workshop is as follow:

 Opening remarks

  • Understanding Best’s Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) & Rating Drivers in Africa
  • Key Considerations for Insurers Navigating the Challenging Economic Landscape. Discussing the Insurers’ Ability to Manage High Economic and Financial System Risks within the African Market.
  • Understanding the Relative Strength of the African Insurance Market and the Influence of Foreign Participation. What Assistance do Foreign Market Participants Contribute to the Development and Strength of the Local Markets
  • Final Remarks

 The Workshop is free for member companies in good standing with their Membership Subscription.

The Registration for the Workshop is open on the 24th African Reinsurance Forum portal: http://www.cvent.com/d/l6q9rd?lang=fr

PROGRAM OF AIO Finance Workshop in Conjunction with AM Best

  • Session Agenda: Monday 30 September; 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Venue: Laico Hotel
  • Presenters: Dr Edem Kuenyehia (Director, Market Development & Communications), Mr Tim Prince (Director – Analytics, AM Best & Mrs Jessica Botelho-Young (Senior Financial Analyst)

Session:

 2:30 – 2:35     Welcome by Prisca Soares, Sec Gen AIO and Introduction to AM Best – Dr Edem Kuenyehia, Director- Market Development & Communications

2:35 – 3:35     Understanding Best’s Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) & Rating Drivers in Africa

3:35 – 4:35    Key Considerations for Insurers Navigating the Challenging Economic Landscape. Discussing the Insurers’ Ability to Manage High Economic and Financial System Risks within the African Market.

4:35 – 5:00     BREAK (25 MINS)

 5:00- 5:50      Understanding the Relative Strength of the African Insurance Market and the Influence of Foreign Participation. What Assistance do Foreign Market Participants Contribute to the Development and Strength of the Local Markets.

5:50 – 6:00    Final Remarks