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KPMG’s Insurance Group – Recent Publications – March 2012 

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Evolving Insurance Regulation
The focus of the 2nd edition of Evolving Insurance Regulation extends from risk management and prudential change to include the insurance regulatory reform initiatives currently underway in markets around the world.

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IFRS - Insurance Newsletter - Issue 23
This edition of IFRS - Insurance Newsletter highlights the results of the IASB and FASB discussions in February 2012 on the joint insurance contracts project. In addition, it provides the current status of the project and anticipated timeline for completion.

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FATCA - Recently Released Guidance Will Impact US and non-US Insurance Companies
The Internal Revenue Service and US Department of Treasury issued initial, proposed regulations that are intended to interpret and implement the key provisions of FATCA which was enacted in 2010. This publication outlines what this could mean for insurance companies and key questions they should be asking themselves.

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The Power of Procurement
This report highlights that procurement functions need to extend their activities and take on a more strategic role within the organization. The report offers five key recommendations on how to tackle challenges that were identified within the survey such as: a lack of focus on ongoing supplier relationship management and a lack of preparedness around supply chain risk.

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An International Marketplace for Insurance - Key Themes from the 2011 IMAC Cayman Captive Forum
This report outlines what was discussed at the 2011 IMACs Cayman Captive Forum, the largest captive forum in the world. As a reminder for those who attended and as a re-cap for those who could not, the articles highlight some of the key topics, issues and ideas discussed and debated at the 2011 conference.

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Insurance Regulation - On the Move
The February 2012 issue of KPMG US's Insurance Regulation - On the Move focuses on Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA). Specifically, this paper discussed what ORSA is and how to be prepared.

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Shari'a Compliance Services
KPMG's Global Islamic Finance and Investments Group (GIFIG) now offer an independent Shari'a compliance service, which will help enable our clients to be confident that their operations are carried out in conformity with Shari'a principles.

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Issues In-Depth - March 2012
This edition of Issues In-Depth provides questions and interpretive responses regarding Fair Value Measurement. It also highlights the differences between IFRS and US GAAP where relevant.

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