The fusion of the two Brazilian private pension regulators would help the government reduce costs.
The treasury expects the debt to reach 3.3tn reais by the end of the year.
Analyze Re and its high-performance technology will be a valuable addition to both AIR Worldwide and Verisk Analytics, and the complementary capabilities will enable a more competitive and complete service for our clients, said Verisk Analytics in a press release.
Paul Brand to lead new innovation group; Greg Hendrick appointed president, P&C.
Although the benefits of economic growth since 2000 have contributed to the expansion of the middle class, the gains from growth have not been exploited equally by all countries and all age groups, says IDB in a press release.
Prudential is looking to expand its distribution channels.
Unlike other Latin American countries where commodity exports play a very important role, Panama's economy is based on services, says Moody's in a press release.
The need for such protection is acute and rising. Demand for government support - the traditional source of relief - is outpacing supply. At the same time, disability levels are rising due to an aging population and tighter labor markets, said Zurich in a press release.
BNamericas spoke with Spencer Levy, head of research at global real estate services firm CBRE about trends in Latin American markets, the financing difficulties in some countries, the key drivers in these markets and why he is mostly bullish about investing in Latin America.