The country's GDP grew 1.6% in 2016 and figures for the first quarter of this year are expected to reflect the impact of a strike at the nation's biggest copper mine.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri is executing a raft of measures to return the country to growth. The big question is how long will it take.
Over the last five years Brazilian reinsurers have registered average nominal gross premium growth of 23%, compared to the 10% average of the local insurance market, according to an S&P report.
The near-term outlook is favorable but also exposed to risks. The approval of the structural tax reform and the conclusion of the peace agreement removed two major sources of uncertainty and will support economic activity going forward, said the IMF in a press release
Tim McMahon will be responsible for overseeing underwriting for XL Catlin's property insurance solutions across the world, said the insurer in a press release.
The US continued to hold the top spot with 1.125tn euros in premiums, according to a report by Allianz.
Most analysts agree that the central bank is keen on stimulating the weak economy with further rate cuts, but they are divided over the strength and timing of the expected monetary easing.
Eugenio Garza y Garza joins Lazard as managing director of financial advisory in Mexico, said the company in a press release.