Argentina : Detailed Assessment of Observance of Principles for Insurance Supervision

Publication Date: September 14, 2012
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Summary: Argentina’s insurance market is fragmented, and competition has increased in recent years. Currently, excessive premium discounting by insurance companies is creating risks that insurance companies may be under-reserved and may not be able to meet future liabilities. The evolution of liability insurance is positive but will require developing specific expertise. In line with developments around the world, the adoption of a risk-based supervisory approach is essential to properly monitor a rapidly evolving market. To successfully address these challenges, additional resources as well as operational independence is required.
Series: Country Report No. 12/270
Subject(s): Insurance regulations | Insurance supervision | Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes

Publication Date: September 14, 2012
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475510584/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1ARGEA2012003 Pages: 56
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