NAICOM sets 2 years limit for Bancassurance partnerships.

Nigeria’s National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has placed a two year limit on bancassurance partnerships between insurance companies and banks. The regulator also pegged the referral commission to be paid by the insurer to a referral bank at 40 percent of the insurance brokers’ commission. These were contained in the bancassurance guideline recently released by the… Continue reading NAICOM sets 2 years limit for Bancassurance partnerships.

Nigeria’s Central Bank warns Banks against offering of products with Insurance features

DON’T OFFER PRODUCTS WITH INSURANCE FEATURES- CBN WARNS BANKS The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has advised banks in Nigeria to desist from offering products to their customers that incorporate insurance features. The CBN also warned banks not to offer free premium payments as a feature of any of their products. Nigerian banks are enjoined… Continue reading Nigeria’s Central Bank warns Banks against offering of products with Insurance features