Latest Latin America News
Manuel Moreno is the latest senior appointment to the firm's Latin America operations.
Zurich’s takeover of QBE’s Latin American assets has been finalised in Brazil and Argentina, leading to it being the largest P&C provider.
Chubb has undertaken more management shuffling with two new promotions in its global energy division.
The former head of Guy Carpenter's Miami office has moved to Patria Re.
The Bermudian firm is looking to use volatility among its competitors to capture more business in the Latin American market.
The latest round of disappointing renewals has led industry veterans to declare the death of the re/insurance cycle and emboldened firms to seek business in emerging markets.
As one of the most catastrophe-exposed regions on Earth, how can carriers in Latin America deal with a finite number of adjusters, agents and other personnel in the aftermath of a quick succession of disasters?
The insurance gap is growing in multiple lines of business, but cyber coverage in Latin America is lacking severely, even as attacks become prevalent.
The gloves were off at the 7th Annual Reactions Latin America Re/Insurance Forum in Miami as representatives from three of the top cat modellers debated the accuracy of their estimates from last year’s hurricanes.
Developing products that actually meet the needs of those in emerging economies, as well as creating reliable and user-friendly ways of both paying premium and collecting claims, will all determine whether the multi-company multi insurance venture incubator is a success, says Aspen’s Mario Vitale.
Suramericana, Colombia's largest insurance company, wants to pursue plans of international expansion at the same time that competition in its domestic market becomes fiercer, according to Gonzalo Pérez Rojas, the company's CEO.
Interview: Albert Benchimol has had a busy year since taking over as CEO of Bermudian insurer and reinsurer Axis Capital, dealing with the ousting of its chairman and Superstorm Sandy losses. He is now confident that a strong period of growth is ahead for his firm.
John Nelson has had a busy first year as chairman of Lloyd’s, with the market’s Vision 2025 plan his biggest contribution so far. He believes the make-up of firms and people at Lloyd’s is not diverse enough.
The new king of Spain’s largest insurer is uncomfortable about sovereign risk following rating agencies downgrading the firm because of its home country's economic woes.
Interview: Eric Smith, CEO of Swiss Re Americas, tells Reactions his views on the January 1 2011 reinsurance renewals and what areas he sees opportunities for growth.
INTERVIEW: Greg Case, CEO of Aon, believes that the insurance broker can help its customers manage their way through the tough global operating environment and rise to the challenge of new and complex risks by working on a more robust fact basis.
IRB-Brasil Re has had a tough time adjusting to no longer holding a monopoly of the Brazilian reinsurance market. Its plan to cope with losing market share in its own country is to aggressively target growth in other markets, its chairman tells Reactions.
Martin Sullivan, who was appointed deputy chairman of Willis last year, discusses his role and objectives now that he has re-invented himself as a broker after formerly being CEO of AIG.
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