International

ASSOCIATION OF BERMUDA INSURERS & REINSURERS

1445 New York Avenue 7th Floor
Washington  District Of Columbia  20005
United States
Phone: 202-783-2434

Description: A group representing Bermuda's "class 4" reinsurance and insurance companies.

AXCO INSURANCE INFORMATION SERVICES

10 Old Broad Street
London
EC2N 1DW
United Kingdom
Phone: (44) 20-7374-5252

Description: Research firm providing detailed insurance, healthcare and pensions market information on 165 countries.

CAPTIVE INSURANCE COMPANIES ASSOCIATION

4248 Park Glen Rd.
Minneapolis  Minnesota  55416
United States
Phone: 952-928-4655

Description: Organization that disseminates information useful to firms that utilize the captive insurance company concept to solve corporate insurance problems.

Global Federation of Insurance Associations

c/o Insurance Europe
Rue Montoyer 51, B-1000
  Brussels
Belgium
Phone: +32 2-894-3081

Description: Represents 32 global insurance associations to speak on international issues.

Insurance Europe

Rue Montoyer 51
Brussels  --  B-1000
United States
Phone: (32) 28943000

Description: European insurance and reinsurance federation.

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE SUPERVISORS

c/o Bank For International Settlements
CH-4002
  Basel
Switzerland
Phone: (41) 61-225-7300

Description: Represents insurance supervisory authorities of some 100 jurisdictions. Promotes cooperation among members and sets international standards for insurance supervision.

INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE SOCIETY, INC.

101 Astor Place
New York  New York  10003
United States
Phone: 212-277-5171

Description: A nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to facilitate international understandings, the transfer of ideas and innovations, and the development of personal networks across insurance markets through a joint effort of leading executives and academics throughout the world.

INTERNATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE, INC.

12222 Merit Drive Suite 1600
Dallas  Texas  75251
United States
Phone: 972-960-7693

Description: Research, education and publishing company providing property/casualty insurance and risk management knowledge and solutions to insurance agents, brokers, underwriters, adjusters, lawyers and risk managers.

INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL SECURITY ASSOCIATION

4 route des Morillons
Case postale 1, CH-1211
22  Geneva
Switzerland
Phone: (41) 22 799 66 17

Description: Nonprofit international organization consisting of institutions and administrative bodies dealing with diverse aspects of social security in countries around the world.

INTERNATIONAL TRADE ADMINISTRATION

  --
United States
Phone: 1-800-USA-TRAD

Description: Division of the U.S. Department of Commerce that helps U.S. businesses participate in the growing global marketplace.

MICROINSURANCE NETWORK

39, rue Glesener
L-1631  Luxembourg
Luxembourg
Phone: + 352 26 29 78 25 / 59 / 84 / 807

Description: A network of actors involved in microinsurance, including donor organizations, multilateral agencies, insurance and social protection providers, policymakers and academics.

OPIC

1100 New York Avenue, NW
Washington  District Of Columbia  20527
United States
Phone: 202-336-8400

Description: Self-sustaining U.S. government agency providing political risk insurance and finance services for U.S. investment in developing countries.

ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT (OECD)

2, rue André Pascal
75775 Paris Cedex 16
France
Phone: (33) 1-45-24-82-00

Description: International organization of industrialized, market-economy countries. The OECD publishes numerous reports, including the Insurance Statistics Yearbook.

SIGMA

c/o Swiss Re
Mythenquai 50/60, PO Box 8022
  Zurich
Switzerland
Phone: (41) 43-285-2121

Description: The sigma publication series provides comprehensive information on international insurance markets and in-depth analyses of economic trends and strategic issues in insurance, reinsurance and financial services.

The Geneva Association

53 Route de Malagnou
CH-1208  Geneva
Switzerland
Phone: 41-22-707-66-00

Description: World organization formed by some 80 chief executive officers of leading insurance companies in Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. Its main goal is to research the growing economic importance of worldwide insurance activities in the major sectors of the economy. Produces The Geneva Papers and other publications.

THE INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL INSURANCE EDUCATION

c/o The Institutes
720 Providence Road, Suite 100
Malvern  Pennsylvania  19355
United States
Phone: 610-644-2100

Description: Association comprised of independent, international insurance institutes, united by a common goal, to deliver professional education to insurance industry professionals.

TOPICS

c/o Munich Re
Königinstr. 107
80802  Munich
Germany
Phone: (49) 89-38-91-0

Description: This annual publication presents a detailed account of the natural catastrophes that occurred in the past year and also examines long-term trends.

WORLD FACT BOOK

c/o Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Washington  District Of Columbia  20505
United States
Phone: 703-482-0623

Description: Produced by the CIA's Directorate of Intelligence, the fact book is a comprehensive resource of facts and statistics on more than 265 countries and other entities.