Welcome to the website of the
International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS)

Established in 1994, the IAIS represents insurance regulators and supervisors of more than 200 jurisdictions in nearly 140 countries, constituting 97% of the world's insurance premiums. It also has more than 130 observers. Its objectives are to:
  • Promote effective and globally consistent supervision of the insurance industry in order to develop and maintain fair, safe and stable insurance markets for the benefit and protection of policyholders; and to 
  • Contribute to global financial stability
This website is designed to provide you with an overview of the activities of the IAIS and give you access to its publications.

Latest News

  • 23 October 2014:
    IAIS issues commemorative photo and story booklet in celebration of 20th Anniversary. Read
  • 23 October 2014:
    Press release: IAIS Develops Basic Capital Requirements for Global Systemically Important Insurers. Read
  • 16 October 2014:
    Speech: Jonathan Dixon, Chair, Implementation Committee, addresses meeting of Standard Setting Bodies on insurance and financial inclusion. Read

Key Developments

  • Coordinated Implementation Framework adopted. Read
  • First Self-Assessment and Peer Review on ICPs 1,2 and 23. Report

The 21st Annual Conference of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors: 20-25 October 2014

Enhancing policyholder protection and financial stability through governance and risk management


 Registration is now closed!