AM Best's
2017 Insurance Market Briefing - France

When & Where:

Tuesday, 28 March, 2017
9:30 - 13:00

40 Avenue de Friedland, 75008
Paris, France

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AM Best held its Insurance Market Briefing for France in Paris on Tuesday, 28th March. Leading AM Best analysts delivered market insights and presented an overview of the current state of the European (re)insurance market and rating trends for the sectors. AM Best also presented an update on changes to its Best's Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) and Best's Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) model.

The programme was preceded by a keynote speech, "The Challenge of De-Globalization for Reinsurance," presented by Bertrand Labilloy, Chief Executive Officer, CCR & Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, CCR Re.

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Event Programme

Time Session
09:30 Registration
10:00 Start & Welcome
Keynote Speech: The Challenge of De-Globalization for Reinsurance
10:50 Thematic Session: Analysis of Reinsurance Purchasing Trends Within Europe's Major Cedant Groups & Leading National Insurers
11:20 Coffee Break
11:40 Methodology Update Presentation: An Update on AM Best's Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) for (Re)Insurance Companies & Best's Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) Model
12:10 Thematic Session: Major Challenges Facing the Insurance Industry & the Potential Impact on Credit Quality
13:00 Close & Lunch