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...
Panama as an International Reinsurance Center
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
A law intends to attract reinsurance companies, by giving them the same benefits enjoyed by the Headquarters of Multinational Corporations.
The information was confirmed by the Panamanian...
Insurance in Guatemala Up 7.3%
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
During the first eight months of 2013 insurance market premiums generated $425 million, while in the same period of 2012 the figure was $396 million.
The data was supplied by the Guatemalan Association of...
Costa Rica: State Run Insurer Operates Internationally
Thursday, August 29, 2013
The Instituto Nacional de Seguros will provide $43 million in insurance for a hydroelectric project in Nicaragua, through reinsurance services.
The Hidropantasma Hydroelectric Project in Jinotega is...
Opportunities in Microinsurance in Panama
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
The venture is in micro-markets with products costing up to $30 per year and with compensation ranging from $10 thousand to $15 thousand.
According to Luis Della Togna, Superintendent of...
New Player in Panama's Insurance Market
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Dominican Life Insurance Company has made its official entry into the Panamanian insurance market providing coverage plans in the field of health.
Alberto Cruz, president of the board of that company...
Insurance in Costa Rica: 5 Years of Free Market
Thursday, August 8, 2013
After five years of monopolization, there are 13 insurers, 17 brokers companies, 63 agency companies and 49 auto insurance operators competing in the Costa Rican insurance market.
Nacion.com reports: "Also noteworthy is the 442 products...
Regional Micro-Insurance Supply Deficit
Friday, August 2, 2013
In Central America microinsurance coverage is minimal, with rates well below the rest of Latin America.
Throughout the region, Guatemala leads they way in such...