IRDAI identifies LIC, GIC, New India Assurance as D-SIIs

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has recognized Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC) and New India Assurance as home systemically necessary insurers (D-SIIs). IRDAI has additionally subsequently determined to topic the three insurers to enhanced regulatory supervision.


The Insurance Regulator and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) introduced that the three insurers have additionally been requested to boost the extent of company governance, establish all related dangers and promote a sound danger administration tradition. D-SIIs consult with insurers of such dimension, market significance and home and world inter-connectedness whose misery or failure would trigger a major dislocation within the home monetary system. D-SIIs are perceived as insurers which might be ‘too big or too important to fail’ (TBTF).

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams: 

  • Chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India: Subhash C. Khuntia.