The International Forum of Insurance Guarantee Schemes (IFIGS)


The International Forum of Insurance Guarantee Schemes (IFIGS) was formed in May 2013 by a group of insurance guarantee schemes from around the world interested in sharing their experiences in providing policyholder protection in the event of an insurance company failure.

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IFIGS holds regular regional and international meetings throughout the year. The meetings are a unique networking opportunity uniting leaders from around the world. The events feature speakers and panel discussions. It is an occasion for the participants to discuss best practices and ask questions about other organisations' operations.

In October 2023, IFIGS held its 10th Annual General Meeting in Vancouver, Canada.

The next IFIGS Annual General Meeting will take place in Madrid, Spain

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Corporation (KDIC) jointly held a webinar on March 27th, 2024. The webinar was themed “Establishing Efficient and Effective Insurance Guarantee Schemes”, which is the title of World Bank’s recently published report paper based on the research conducted in cooperation with IFIGS. 

The International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) published an Issues Paper on roles and functioning of
policyholder protection schemes (PPSs) in December 2023.The World Bank and Korea Deposit Insurance

Other updates on IFIGS' current activities can be found in the IFIGS Newsletter

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