BNamericas provides a weekly roundup of the most important stories in the Latin American insurance sector.
A proposed overhaul to the pension fund manager (Afore) system includes the possibility of 15 years in jail for major violations to the proposed new rules.
The consumer confidence index for January reached the highest level since February 2014.
Well-received for their professional credentials, the economists will take part in their first monetary policy board decision on February 7.
Insurance sales jumped by more than 290% at the digital lender last year.