International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation

ICMIF Conference 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 Biennial conference, find out more by visiting our dedicated event website!

5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy

The ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy aims to develop mutual microinsurance in five countries in emerging markets over five years, reaching 5 million low-income households (equating to 25 million people), building greater resilience in vulnerable communities. 

Global Mutual Market Share 2014 edition

The global mutual and cooperative insurance industry continued to expand its global reach and socio-economic impact in 2014, according to the latest Global Mutual Market Share report published by ICMIF.

ICMIF Events 2017

ICMIF's events consistently receive excellent feedback scores from members. Download ICMIF's latest events calendar for 2017 today. More information on all events will follow, but please contact a member of the events team if you require more information at:


Event news: Dates announched for Meeting of Reinsurance Officials (MORO) 2018

What is MORO? MORO stands for Meeting of Reinsurance Officials. It is a unique gathering of reinsurance professionals from the cooperative and mutual sector that meets every two years. In 2016 a recor…

Global regulatory challenges and solutions debated at first joint ICMIF/AMICE event

The first joint ICMIF/AMICE event, the Regulatory Affairs Conference: Regulating our sector - From awareness to action, took place on 5 April in Brussels, Belgium. It was hosted by member organisation…

Sector news: China’s regulator issues rules on information disclosure for mutual insurers

The China Insurance Regulatory Commission has issued new guidelines on information disclosure for mutual insurance companies, according to a statement from the regulator.

Member news: The Co-operators first integrated report emphasises resilience in a rapidly changing world

Canadian ICMIF member The Co-operators released its 2016 Integrated Annual Report earlier this month. The report outlined the group of companies' progress and performance in 2016. In publishing its in…

Global Mutual Market Share 2015

There was a global growth in the number of people protected by mutual and cooperative insurance in 2015, according to figures published in the latest Global Mutual Market Share report by the Internati…

Market InSights: USA 2015

The US mutual insurance sector continued to outperform the rest of the industry and achieved a record high share of the market in 2015, according to the latest Market InSights: USA 2015 report from th…

Voice 87

Voice is ICMIF’s magazine for members and stakeholders. Voice contains stories and news about the mutual and cooperative insurance sector as well as in-depth interviews with chief executives, globa…

Global Reputation Report 2016

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), as the only global representative body for the cooperative/mutual insurance sector, has an important role to play in measuring, b…

ICMIF Biennial conference 2017

17-20 OCTOBER 2017: HILTON LONDON BANKSIDE HOTEL The ICMIF Biennial Conference 2017 is created for mutual and cooperative insurance leaders who want a conference with a difference. A conference that …

Mutualism and the digital world: a revolution is urgently needed

The digital world has brought disruption in a similar way to the impact of the invention of writing or the printing press. And we are only beginning to fully gauge this impact.

Influencing: from awareness to action

Case study of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD)

Leading the community of members in a mutual

Unlike a listed company, which is owned by shareholders, a mutual company is made up of a community of members. This community of members guides the direction and governance of the entity, rather than…

Millennials: A sense of purpose

It’s that time of year again, when so many of us make New Year’s resolutions that cover both personal and business areas of our lives where we vow to make changes for the better. This year, I woul…