The 6.6 magnitude event was felt as far away as São Paulo, Brazil.
The British Virgin Islands-based insurer said it had paid about 40% of expected claims tied to last fall's hurricanes.
The insurance industry has developed liability policies that are especially designed to protect directors and officers who are occupying strategic positions within a corporation.
Boston-based nonprofit Accion and the MetLife Foundation recently launched a joint three-year initiative to raise levels of financial inclusion in the region. An expert from Accion provides BNamericas with a closer look at how the partnership will work.
The director of Mexican insurer association AMIS again raised the group's estimate for total insured losses from September's earthquakes, as politics begins to impact the reconstruction process.
SBS puts plans out to public consultation.