Facing strong pressure to bolster the local insurance industry in the wake of last year's hurricanes, governor Ricardo Rosselló Nevares signed into law two bills related to reinsurance and service contracts.
The performance bond segment increased more than 45% in 2017.
Authorities in the country have amended insurance rules for storage, transport and distribution of hydrocarbons, among other areas.
Watchdog CMF puts out to public consultation proposed new rules that require market infrastructure institutions to follow international best practice.
The austerity plan of Mexico's president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador could see MetLife's local unit not only lose important health insurance business but also savings that it manages for government employees, according to Mexican media.
The finance ministry has raised questions over the methodology used by the country's health insurance regulator to authorize price hikes on individual plans, according to a local daily.
The P&C and life insurer has launched a new e-commerce site and an associated app.
The federal government has golden share rights in reinsurer IRB and large companies in other sectors.