Executive Training | Bangladesh Insurance Sector Development
Executive Training | Bangladesh Insurance Sector Development



December 2021 | ICIR Annual Report

The ICIR Annual Report 2020/21 is now available online!


November & December 2021 | Working Papers

Five new ICIR working papers available

ICIR working papers 40 - 44 on the topics of Asset Concentration, Life Insurance Convexity, Inestor-Driven Corporate Finance and Labour Productivity have been released.


November 2021 | Presentation

Resilience and Sustainability - Drivers of Insurance Regulation Worldwide

Lecture by Dr. Monica Mächler, chair of the ICIR Advisory Boardy, held at the Europainstitut at the University of Zurich (Slides in German).


November 2021 | Presentation

Effects of the continuing low-interest rate environment on the insurance industry

Presentation by Helmut Gründl at the Insurance Committee of IHK Frankfurt (Slides in German).


November 2021 |  ICIR Digital Insurance Forum

InsurTech enabled business models - Sustainable regulatory responses

Panel Discussion with Jörg Asmussen, John Carolin and Fausto Parente. Moderation: Dr. Monica Mächler. Virtual Format. Find the official summary here.


September 2021 | Events

GIS Conference: Illustrative Summaries of All Three Conference Days Are Now Available

Topic: The Insurance Sector in the Aftermath of the Covid-19 Pandemic. 13-15 September 2021. Virtual format. Find the program here.


September 2021 | ICIR Working Paper

Exploring the market risk profiles of U.S. and European life insurers

ICIR Wroking Paper No. 39 by Nicolaus Grochola, Mark Browne, Helmut Gründl and Sebastian Schlütter is now online available!





13 to 15 September 2021 | Virtual

7th Conference on Global Insurance Supversion (GIS)

The theme of this year’s conference is: The Insurance Sector in the Aftermath of the Covid-19 Pandemic.

The conference program is now online!


15 June 2021 | Virtual

ICIR Digital Insurance Forum (DIF)

Solvency II Review: Life Insurance and Low Interest Rates. Panel discussion with

  • Dr. Alexander Dotterweich (PwC, Partner Actuarial Services)
  • Olav Jones (Insurance Europe, Deputy Director General & Director Economics and Finance)
  • Justin Wray (EIOPA, Head of Policy Department).
  • Moderator: Prof. Dr. Mirko Kraft (Coburg University of Applied Sciences)

Life Insurance Convexity

C. Kubitza, N. Grochola, H. Gründl


Asset Concentration Risk and Insurance Solvency Regulation

F. Regele, H. Gründl


Profitable Sustainable Investments for Insurance Companies

S. Schlütter, H. Gründl, E. Fianu