Fitch Ratings does not see any major risk to UK banks in Latin America from the different Brexit scenarios given the small presence of these banks in the region.
Colombia's water services are facing problems due to drought and some parts of Bolivia are under a state of emergency because of flooding.
The head of the country's insurance confederation says the insurance sector wants to play a key role in helping Brazil improve its infrastructure.
The insurance sector regulator said premiums expanded at more than 6% in 2018.
As many as 11 insurance and reinsurance brokers are under investigation.
A roundup of banking news from Chile.
The insurance sector is bracing for the impact of government measures ending payments on thousands of medical expense and life policies for public sector officials.