The IAIS recently published its August 2015 newsletter.  Key points highlighted include that the Field Testing Working Group/Capital Development Working Group held meetings in Basel in July 2015 to discuss Higher Loss Absorbency and the Governance Working Group held meetings in Ljubljana on 27 and 28 August 2015 to discuss feedback from the recent consultations regarding Insurance Core Principles.  It was also noted the IAIS recently held an Access to Insurance Initiative to share experiences between international insurance supervising authorities regarding the challenges of implementing risk-based supervisory frameworks.