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Brazil :, Detailed Assessment of Observance of Insurance Core Principles of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors

This report is a full assessment of Brazil’s compliance with the Insurance Core Principles (ICPs) of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) as adopted in October 2011. In the last few years, the Brazilian insurance industry experienced an explosive growth doubling the premium between 2005 and 2010. Investments by the insurance sector are conservative and short term, and primarily comprised of fixed income instruments. Profitability levels of the insurance sector have been consistent and the solvency ratio of the insurance industry has been strong. Other financial indicators of the insurance sector also suggest resilience
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Glossary; I. Assessment of Insurance Core Principles (ICPs); A. Introduction and Scope; B. Executive Summary; C. Institutional and Market Structure-Overview; D. Market Structure; Tables; 1. Total Assets Including Technical Reserves and Equity; Figures; 1. Latin America & Caribbean Total Insurance Premiums 2010; 2. Total Insurance Premium, 2005-2010; 2. Credit Expansion; 3. Insurance Premium and Penetration Evolution; 4. Number of Insurers and Insurance Groups, 2007-2011; 3. Business Composition in Nonlife Insurance 2005-2010
Literary Form
non fiction
"December 2012."
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1 online resource (76 p.)
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