PIN A4.11 Guidance

The purpose of the reserving risk component of the Minimum Capital Requirement is to require an Insurer to set aside capital to address the risk that the cost of claims in respect of General Insurance Business will vary from the amounts recorded as liabilities in the Insurer's balance sheet. This calculation applies only to liabilities in respect of outstanding claims (the risk of deterioration in Premium Liability is addressed in the underwriting risk component in PIN section A4.10). The principles of the calculation are similar to those in PIN section A4.10.

Derived from DFSA RM06/2004 (Made 16th September 2004). [VER1/09-04]