NAICOM reviews capital base for insurance, reinsurance companies
“ Existing insurance and reinsurance companies shall be required to fully comply not later than June 30, 2020.
“The provision in respect of requirement of statutory deposit as stipulated in part three, Section 10 of the Insurance Act 2003 shall apply on the effective date of commencement.
“ And all insurance and reinsurance companies are required to ensure strict compliance with the circular.’’
He said in spite of the astronomical increase in value of insured assets, consequent exposure to higher level of insured liabilities and operating cost of insurers, the same capital continued to rule in the insurance industry.
He said the commission exercised the power conferred on it by law to review the minimum capital base for the companies in the country.
Edited by Jane-Frances Oraka