P&C Reinsurance Accounting [Virtual]

Produced by the Knowledge Center, expert training from S&P Global Market Intelligence

This live online training seminar provides a concise overview of accounting for P&C reinsurance transactions. This is a perfect course for those who work for or with P&C reinsurance companies and wish to grasp the underlying accounting process for reinsurance contracts. You’ll leave with a thorough grasp of the foundational concepts of property and casualty reinsurance accounting and reporting.

What you'll learn:

  • The risk factors associated with reinsurance for users and providers
  • The basic concepts of the reinsurance sector, and identify the various industry products used within the sector
  • The different types of contracts and their financial impact
  • How regulation, custom and practice shape accounting for reinsurance arrangements

Who Attends?

  • Anyone who works with or for a P&C reinsurance company
  • Those who would like a refresher on the basic concepts
  • Analysts who need to interpret reinsurance company financial statements.

This is an excellent overview for non-accounting professionals.


Kevin Oates

Independent Consultant and Instructor

Kevin has spent his entire career in the insurance industry and since 1996 has worked as an independent consultant and instructor conducting in-house and open enrollment training for Wall Street and industry firms.

He has held positions as a SVP of an international insurance/reinsurance consulting firm, executive financial positions with holding companies and underwriting organizations, and as vice-president of reinsurance operations with a reinsurance intermediary.

His teaching experience includes being an adjunct instructor of accounting at Queens College, Rutgers University, and an instructor in P&C insurance accounting and annual statement preparation at the New York College of Insurance.

Kevin has an MBA in Corporate Finance from Rutgers University. He is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute (FLMI), and holds the Associate in Reinsurance (ARE), and Associate in Insurance Accounting and Finance (AIAF) designation from the Insurance Institute of America.

He is the author of the Reinsurance Accounting Chapter of the Strain Reinsurance Textbook and a contributing author to the NAIC Receiver's Handbook.

P&C Reinsurance Accounting [Virtual] Agenda

TUESDAY, November 1st
02:00 pm
Program Begins:
02:01 pm
Section 1 - Basic concepts and regulations of reinsurance:
02:25 pm
Section 2 - Forms of reinsurance:
02:50 pm
Section 3 - Accounting for proportional reinsurance:
03:15 pm
Section 4 - Accounting for excess of loss reinsurance, including per risk and per occurrence:
03:40 pm
Section 5 - Accounting for loss portfolio transfers:
04:05 pm
Section 6 - Layering reinsurance programs, assigning premiums and losses:
04:30 pm
Program Concludes:

Ticket Info


Event location

Access this program via your computer or tablet... anywhere you are connected to the internet.

Group pricing for 5 and more is available.

What is the cancellation policy?

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Continuing Education Credits

2 Hours
The Knowledge Center, formerly SNL Knowledge Center, is registered with CFA Institute as an Approved Provider of professional development programs. This program is eligible for 2 CE credit hours as granted by CFA Institute. If you are a CFA Institute member, CE credit for your attendance at this event will be automatically recorded in your CE Diary upon request.
Participants who complete this program qualify for 2.5 hours of CPE credit (Specialized Knowledge and Applications). Program Level: Intermediate. Delivery Method: Group-based internet. The Knowledge Center, formerly SNL Knowledge Center, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 4th Ave N, Ste 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Website: