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II. Insurance Against What? Shocks and Their Costs

II. Insurance Against What? Shocks and Their Costs »

Source: Country Insurance : The Role of Domestic Policies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , Torbjorn Becker , Jonathan Ostry , Romain Ranciere , and Olivier Jeanne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2007

ISBN: 9781589066076

Keywords: Insurance supervision, Insurance legislation, Insurance regulations, bonds, international reserves, domestic currency, currency crises, international financial

In analyzing the types of events that countries may wish to insure against, this paper will focus on drops in per capita GDP as a practical and widely available proxy for the economic costs that countries in...

III. Sound Fundamentals and Liability Structures

III. Sound Fundamentals and Liability Structures »

Source: Country Insurance : The Role of Domestic Policies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , Torbjorn Becker , Jonathan Ostry , Romain Ranciere , and Olivier Jeanne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2007

ISBN: 9781589066076

Keywords: Insurance supervision, Insurance legislation, Insurance regulations, bonds, international reserves, domestic currency, currency crises, international financial

It is generally recognized that countries can self-insure significantly against shocks through their own policies and institutions. Beyond prudent macroeconomic policies, resilience to shocks can be fostered...

El Salvador
			: Financial System Stability Assessment

El Salvador : Financial System Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2014/44

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475513790.002

ISBN: 9781475513790

Keywords: Capital markets, Bank supervision, Banks, Basel Core Principles, El Salvador, Article IV consultation reports, Bank soundness, Bank legislation, Economic indicators, Financial sector

This paper presents an assessment of financial sector stability in El Salvador. The findings reveal that the financial system of El Salvador was resilient in the face of the global shocks and political uncertainty...

El Salvador
			: Technical Note on Safety Nets and Crisis Management Arrangements

El Salvador : Technical Note on Safety Nets and Crisis Management Arrangements »

Volume/Issue: 2014/46

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475588118.002

ISBN: 9781475588118

Keywords: Deposit insurance, Bank supervision, Bank legislation, Bank resolution, El Salvador, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Financial safety nets, Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Risk management, Liquidity management

This Technical Note presents an assessment of safety nets and crisis management arrangements in El Salvador. In El Salvador, the bank safety net-emergency liquidity assistance, resolution, and deposit insurance-fac...

Republic of Poland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insurance Sector Regulation and Supervision

Republic of Poland : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insurance Sector Regulation and Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2019/121

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498313209.002

ISBN: 9781498313209

Keywords: Systemically important financial institutions, Financial sector development, Health insurance, Insurance legislation, Financial regulation and supervision, PZU, solvency, insurer, non-life, non-life insurance

This technical note provides an update and an assessment of the development of regulation and supervision of the Polish insurance sector since an assessment concluded in 2012. The note is part of the Poland 2018 Fi...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision

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Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2019/185

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321693.002

ISBN: 9781498321693

Keywords: Health insurance, Insurance legislation, Financial statements, Financial regulation and supervision, Insurance companies, FINMA, insurance group, insurer, solvency, reinsurer

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision...

Approaches to Corporate Debt Restructuring in the Wake of Financial Crises

Approaches to Corporate Debt Restructuring in the Wake of Financial Crises »

Volume/Issue: 2010/02

Series: IMF Staff Position Notes

Author(s): Thomas Laryea

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462384846.004

ISBN: 9781462384846

Keywords: Corporate sector, Corporate governance, Debt strategy, Debt restructuring, Debt restructuring, Bankruptcy, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Asset management, Financial crisis

This paper starts from a discussion of the economic case for moderated government intervention in debt restructuring in the nonfinancial corporate sector. It then draws on lessons from past crises to explain three...

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking »

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pelin Berkmen , Kimberly Beaton , Dmitry Gershenson , Javier Arze del Granado , Kotaro Ishi , Meeyeon Kim , Emanuel Kopp , and Marina Rousset

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498303248.001

ISBN: 9781498303248

Keywords: Central banks, Central bank role, Central bank legislation, Central bank accounting, Bank credit, Fintech, cross border payments, financial sector, financial regulation, financial stability and integrity

In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), financial technology has been growing rapidly and is on the agenda of many policy makers. Fintech provides opportunities to deepen financial development, competition, innov...

IV. Self-Insurance Through International Reserves

IV. Self-Insurance Through International Reserves »

Source: Country Insurance : The Role of Domestic Policies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Paolo Mauro , Torbjorn Becker , Jonathan Ostry , Romain Ranciere , and Olivier Jeanne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2007

ISBN: 9781589066076

Keywords: Insurance supervision, Insurance legislation, Insurance regulations, bonds, international reserves, domestic currency, currency crises, international financial

On the asset side of countries’ external balance sheets, international reserves constitute the main form of self-insurance against damaging crises, partly because of the speed and ease with which they can be...

Republic of Poland

Republic of Poland »

Source: Republic of Poland : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insurance Sector Regulation and Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2019/121

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498313209

Keywords: Systemically important financial institutions, Financial sector development, Health insurance, Insurance legislation, Financial regulation and supervision, PZU, solvency, insurer, non-life, non-life insurance

This technical note provides an update and an assessment of the development of regulation and supervision of the Polish insurance sector since an assessment concluded in 2012. The note is part of the Poland 2018 Fi...