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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Peru Insurance
Our Stable outlook for Peru is based on solid macroeconomic factors that could drive further insurance industry growth.
February 27, 2020- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Colombia
Our outlook is Stable, as the country’s insurance market has benefited from positive economic trends in 2019.
February 24, 2020- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Guatemala Insurance
Our Stable outlook is based on expected improvements in Guatemala’s economy and the market’s capacity to further strengthen its capital base.
February 21, 2020- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Premium Increases as P&I Clubs React to Deteriorating Results
Over the past few years, renewals have become increasingly informed by analysis of individual loss records and risk exposures, with deductibles used to control exposures.
February 19, 2020- 10 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Market Segment Outlook: Argentina Insurance
Our Negative outlook on Argentina's insurance industry is based on the the significant challenges the segment faces.
February 19, 2020- 4 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: French Life Insurers Under Pressure to Cut Bonus Rates as Low Interest Rates Bite
The prevalence of euro-denominated contracts in French life insurers’ portfolios, combined with the interest rate environment, has been detrimental to solvency ratios.
January 31, 2020- 4 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: Brexit Bells Ring For UK and EU Insurers
From an operational point of view, the UK’s departure from the EU on 31 January, 2020 will have little immediate impact on AM Best-rated insurers in either the UK or EU.
January 30, 2020- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: Coronavirus Highlights the Importance of Stress Testing
Reinsurers may face higher levels of risk than life/health insurers, given that reinsurers’ risk profiles entail higher exposures to mortality and morbidity risks.
January 29, 2020- 3 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryMarket Segment Report: Thailand Non-Life Insurance Segment Remains Robust Despite Narrowing Profit Margins
Thai insurers face growing difficulties maintaining underwriting margins, which will require greater sophistication in pricing and operations.
January 28, 2020- 7 Pages   Access Report     
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ComplimentaryCommentary: Australian Insurers Able to Contend with Mounting Bushfire Losses
The 2019/20 bushfire season will clearly be one of the costliest on record for Australia.
January 24, 2020- 5 Pages   Access Report     
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