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July 19, 2019

Insurance Outlook. First semester 2019

Insurance growth, following a steady progress during the past years, will slow to 2,8% in 2020. The implementation of the autonomous car would imply a reduction in the number of accidents and the cost of premiums. People who subscribe health insurance have healthy lifestyles and are generally healthier than the rest.

December 17, 2018

Insurance Outlook. Second semester 2018

Insurance sector is going to gain momentum in the next two years given the improvement in households' income and the decrease in unemployment. Climate change implies an economic cost for the insurance companies, financial sector and the economy as a whole.

May 28, 2018

Insurance Outlook. First semester 2018

Insurance projections for 2018 and 2019 show a general improvement, once corrected the volatility in the life savings branch during 2017. Insurance online purchases are still very low in Spain compared with the European Union, but their growth is very significant. According to BBVA big data, car insurance is the most purcha…

July 16, 2014

New steps in Solvency II. The Omnibus II Directive

The Omnibus II Directive clears the way for Solvency II and clarifies the regulatory scope of its application in institutional terms. It approves new reporting measures and ways of valuing assets and liabilities that mitigate the problem of cyclicality in the calculation of capital. The new date for Solvency II to come into…

June 9, 2014

Ahorro Voluntario a Largo Plazo en Argentina

El ahorro voluntario a largo plazo cobrará cada vez mayor importancia, de cara a las tendencias demográficas globales

May 19, 2014

El mercado de seguros en México es el segundo en América Latina

• Sólo 22% de los adultos cuentan con algún tipo de seguro privado • Se establece el Seguro Obligatorio de Responsabilidad Civil para Tránsito Carretero • La Reforma Financiera prohíbe las ventas atadas a la contratación de algún producto o servicio financiero • En abril de 2015 entrará en vigor la nueva Ley de Instituci…

May 12, 2014

Ahorro Voluntario a Largo Plazo en España

El ahorro voluntario a largo plazo cobrará cada vez mayor importancia

April 9, 2014

Mexico Economic Watch. Social Security Reform

A universal pension scheme, an unemployment insurance plan have as well as several reforms on social security laws are proposed