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Equalisation provision

Nowadays only concerns non-life insurance companies. The equalisation provisions equalises the effect of random variations of claims paid on assets covering technical provision. The average of a longer term claims ratio is used in calculating the equalisation provision.

Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus