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Swiss Re Academy relaunches "Life Insurance Management" course for Latin America

07 Dec 2011

December 2011 - In October of this year, Swiss Re Academy held its "Life Insurance Management" course for a group of Latin American executives. The course was relaunched after a break of several years from when it was offered in Switzerland by the SITC (now Swiss Re Academy).

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Latin America: industry and infrastructure needed to meet the new world challenge

07 Dec 2011

December 2011 - For the fourth time in less than a year, Swiss Re brought together its clients and other operators in the sector to discuss the large-scale infrastructure projects underway in the region, the importance of having the right insurance to ensure the sustainability of private investments, and the government's investment in these projects.

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Swiss Re receives Delegation from the Mexican Government in Brazil

07 Dec 2011

December 2011 - The Mexican Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) entered into a coordination agreement with the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) to look at ways to learn more about the country’s challenges for agriculture insurance as well as global best practices. As a result of this agreement, a delegation of 18 representatives, including members of SAGARPA, deputies and various agribusiness operators, among others,...

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Swiss Re Organizes the Ninth Insurance and Reinsurance Conference

02 Dec 2011

December 2011 - Swiss Re held its Ninth Insurance and Reinsurance Conference in Mexico City on 22-23 September 2011 with great success. The event also celebrated the anniversary of Swiss Re's first 100 years in Latin America.

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Swiss Re explores new horizons for agricultural insurance in Mexico

09 Nov 2011

On October 27, 2011 Swiss Re hosted the "who's who" of Mexico's agricultural insurance industry at an event at the Hotel Brick in Mexico City's marvelous Colonia Roma district. The goal: explore new horizons for agricultural insurance in the area with emphasis on income insurance, already an established product in other countries within the region.

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Swiss Re celebrates Miami office opening

09 Nov 2011

November 2011 - More than 150 representatives from insurance companies, risk managers and brokers joined in a cocktail reception at the Sky Lobby of the Miami Tower on November 3 to celebrate the opening of Swiss Re’s office in the city.

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Brazilian brokers name Swiss Re Best International Reinsurer

08 Sep 2011

September 2011 - Brazilian insurance brokers elected Swiss Re as the Best International Reinsurer in a survey conducted by Apólice Magazine together with consulting firm CVA Solution.

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Technical Accounting team helps drive client centricity

17 Aug 2011

Swiss Re’s Technical Accounting team recently hosted a training session for Latin American clients doing business in Mexico. The two day training event hosted at Club France in Colonia Florida, Mexico was attended by 21 clients representing thirteen different companies from Swiss Re’s P&C and credit and surety businesses.

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Swiss Re continues its 65-year participation in the FIDES conference

09 Jun 2011

June 2011 - On May 30, 2011, Swiss Re joined the Honduras Chamber of the Insurance Industry (CAHDA) to officially open the 33rd FIDES conference, welcoming the 850 participants with a dinner at the Club Árabe in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. For the Inter American Federation of Insurers (FIDES), this opening dinner celebration kicked off the most important insurance industry meeting in Latin America. For Swiss Re, the dinner marked the company’s century-long history of operations in Latin America.

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Swiss Re shares its view on Brazilian infrastructure

26 May 2011

May 2011 - The third in a series of Swiss Re organized client conferences on the “Insurability of Infrastructure Projects” took place in Sao Paulo, Brazil on May 18th. The conference held in the Intercontinental Hotel hosted 105 representatives from insurance companies, insurance brokers and corporations in the infrastructure field.

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Mark Way presents the reinsurance sector perspective on climate adaptation at IFC event in Lima

08 Apr 2011

July 2012 - Organized by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and Peru 2021, the event highlighted the key role of the private sector in addressing challenges generated by climate change in Peru, encouraging dialogue on the urgency of implementing sustainable mitigation and adaptation strategies.

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Michel Liès, along with several Swiss Re executives, position Swiss Re as a knowledge company and industry leader in Brazil

08 Apr 2011

April 2011 - On March 24 and 25, market leaders convened in Rio at Reactions’ 3rd Annual Brazilian Reinsurance Conference to discuss how to sustain a profitable reinsurance market and continue maximizing the potential of the booming Brazilian economy. Nearly 300 delegates met to stay informed of the key issues and meet new clients.

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