BNamericas provides a roundup of the most important Insurance stories in Latin America.
Lawmakers in Chile pass a bill that establishes an independent fiscal council and Ecuador mulls new consumer protection measures.
Among the key contributing factors count overall economic recovery and a new regulatory framework, according to savings bond trade group FenaCap.
The US government has endorsed the new Plan Vital and Costa Rica's largest insurer INS has launched lines covering fish and poultry.
In search for savings of around US$5bn, the government will shine a light on 2mn arrangements.
Limiting growth factors will contain premium growth, but insurer strategies and operating efficiency will sustain profitability, according to Fitch Ratings.