News From Costa Rican Insurance Market
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Five years after the opening up of the market, there have been 500 new products and some prices have dropped by up to 40%, but penetration is still low.
In an interview with María Morales from Markets &...
New Health Insurance Operator in Guatemala
Monday, November 18, 2013
Changes in the consumption patterns of Central Americans are opening up growing market opportunities in the health insurance sector.
In an interview conducted by Joel Maldonado with the ...
Venezuelan Insurer Operating in Panama
Thursday, November 14, 2013
With an initial investment of $5 million the Venezuelan company La Regional de Seguros started operations in Panama under the name Estarseguros.
Martesfinanciero.com reports that "Estarseguros is the...
Guatemala: Insurers Call for Less Bureaucracy
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Their suggestion is to facilitate the acquisition of insurance policies by simplifying the current insurance contract forms required by the Tax Administration.
Insurance companies made these and other proposals...
XXXIV Hemispheric Conference on Insurance
Thursday, October 24, 2013
From 10 to November 13 representatives from insurance companies will gather together in Guatemala to address topics of interest to the industry.
Among the topics to be discussed at the event being held...
Insurance Market in El Salvador Not Taken Off
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
In the last five years penetration of the insurance market did not reach even 2% of GDP because people see insurance as an unnecessary expense.
According to Richard Cohen, executive president of the...
Tender for Insurance Contracts
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Ministry of Finance of El Salvador is putting out to tender, for the period January to December 2014, insurance policies and fidelity bonds.
Government Purchase El Salvador DR CAFTA LA...
Health Insurance for Tourists in Panama
Thursday, October 3, 2013
During the first seven months of 2013 there were 1,668 medical cases, while in the same period of 2012 there were 1,020.
Two years ago Panama offered medical coverage at no cost...