Publish in Special Reports - Monday, June 3, 2013
Venezuela, here represented by capital Caracas, is a growth leader in insurance premiums.(Photo: Guillermo Ramos Flamerich)
Latin America insurance sector grows, with US
and Venezuelan insurers leading the way.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
US-based Principal has
replaced Spain-based Mapfre as Latin America’s third-largest insurer, according
to a ranking of the region’s top 100 insurance companies from Latino Insurance.
The ranking is based on 2012 premiums.
Brazil’s Bradesco and Itau remain the largest and second-largest insurers.
All in all, Latin American premiums grew by 9.5 percent last year to...
Company Keywords: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Country Keywords (story and rankings): ACE, AIG, Allianz, AXA, BBVA, Bradesco, Chubb, Citigroup, Generali, GNP, Hartford, HSBC, ING, Itau, Liberty, Mapfre, Metlife, NYL, Ohio, PALIG, Principal, Prudential, Suramericana, Tokio Marine, Sompo, Zurich-Santander,