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Global Insurance and Reinsurance Bulletin Winter 2012

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • Argentina, Brazil, China, Ecuador, France, Germany, Peru, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom
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  • January 3 2013

Court has jurisdiction to sanction insurance business transfer involving Gibraltar authorised firm

Natural resources deal flow picks up

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, USA
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  • November 15 2012

Over the last 12 to 18 months, the market has seen a flurry of investments in the natural resources sector in Latin America and an increased interest among North American, European and Chinese investors

Impact of Dodd-Frank derivatives regulations on Latin American financial institutions

  • Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
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  • Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Central & South America, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, USA, Venezuela
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  • November 12 2012

There are a number of Dodd-Frank Act derivatives reform provisions that could affect Latin American financial institutions, even those whose swap market activities take place completely outside of the United States

Latin America offshore roundup

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela
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  • August 8 2011

With oil reserves second only to the Middle East and significant gas reserves, Latin America has become a natural focus of oil and gas exploration in recent years

Costa Rican INS revives international expansion plans; double-digit market growth in Ecuador and Peru; IRB earnings decline 55.7 in Brazil

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru
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  • September 3 2009

As reported previously in this space, Costa Rica’s Instituto Nacional de Seguros’ international expansion plans were put on hold in May 2009 when the nation’s Comptroller General took the position that the INS was empowered only to partner with, not acquire or establish, foreign companies

Latin American update: Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela
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  • July 8 2009

Brazilian insurance and reinsurance regulator SUSEP recently issued guidance stating that it does not consider valid reinsurance issued to group health organizations, medical cooperatives and autogestion organizations

World Bank and others pledge US$90 billion in loans to Latin America and Caribbean over next two years; total premiums grow in Peru and Venezuela; Brazilian regulator approves two more occasional foreign reinsurers

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Brazil, Central & South America, Peru, Venezuela
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  • April 27 2009

The International Development Bank, World Bank Group, Andean Development Corporation, Caribbean Development Bank and the Central American Bank for Economic Integration recently announced their pledge to lend US$90 billion to Latin America and the Caribbean in the next two years

Latin American insurance market growth updates: Brazil, El Salvador, Peru, Venezuela

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Brazil, Central & South America, El Salvador, Peru, Venezuela
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  • March 31 2009

Several Latin American countries recently reported growth in their insurance markets

Renewable energy growth in South America

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru
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  • December 15 2008

Abundant renewable resources in South America including solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, sugar-based ethanol and hydro offer many countries in the region the possibility to utilize domestic natural resources for the production of clean electricity