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Insurance penetration in Mexico has fallen far short of its neighbouring Latin American nations but there are still many opportunities for expansion

Seguros Inbursa: Mexico is a new frontier for insurance

Insurance penetration in Mexico has fallen far short of its neighbouring Latin American nations but there are still many opportunities for expansion

Although insurance penetration in Mexico is among the lowest in Latin America, the size of the sector is second only to Brazil. Underpinned by impressive social and economic gains in years passed, the country’s insurance market is looking up, and Mexico...

Absolute return UCITS funds increase in popularity

Alternative investment opportunities are opening up in Europe, with UCITS absolute returns particularly standing out

European investor demand for accessing alternative investment exposure through liquid, regulated onshore vehicles, continues to grow. With equity markets at record highs and fixed income yields near or even at record lows in the case of Europe, investors ...

The Greek economic plight has almost become as synonymous as ancient history and mythology in the country. Theodore Krintas, Managing Director of Attica Wealth Management, insists that there is still hope for the financial market

Greece can return to its former glory, says Attica Wealth Management

The Greek economic plight has almost become as synonymous as ancient history and mythology in the country. Theodore Krintas, Managing Director of Attica Wealth Management, insists that there is still hope for the financial market

Greece experienced one of the deepest economic crises in history in 2008 and subsequently lost almost 25 percent of its GDP in six years. As expected, the financial sector, which remains the largest industry of the Greek economy, has suffered huge changes...

Pension reforms in Britain aim to copy a 70-year-old system that works well in the Netherlands. But will its implementation prove as successful today?

Will copying the Dutch pension system help the UK?

Pension reforms in Britain aim to copy a 70-year-old system that works well in the Netherlands. But will its implementation prove as successful today?

Pension funding gaps cause turmoil throughout America

Years of unfulfilled pension promises have created a $1trn funding gap that is only now beginning to close

Alfredo Lalia on the Brazilian private pension industry | HSBC Insurance Brasil | Video

World Finance interviews Alfredo Lalia, CEO of HSBC Insurance Brasil, on the growth of the Brazilian private pension industry

Finanz Konzept: masters of the EU asset management market

Even in spite of the global financial crisis, investors like Finanz Konzept have been able to successfully navigate the European asset management market

Emerging markets key to high returns, says Argo

Argo – the alternative asset management firm – has been investing in emerging market distressed securities for over ten years, with great results

Adapt or die: Finles’ savvy approach to investment management

Finles Capital Management are experts when it comes to providing successful opportunities for investors globally

Insurance penetration in Mexico has fallen far short of its neighbouring Latin American nations but there are still many opportunities for expansion

Seguros Inbursa: Mexico is a new frontier for insurance

Insurance penetration in Mexico has fallen far short of its neighbouring Latin American nations but there are still many opportunities for expansion

Rimac Seguros leads the way for Peru’s insurance market | Video

World Finance speaks to Gonzalo De Losada, Executive Vice President of Rimac Seguros, to discuss the organisation’s involvement in the growth of Peru’s insurance sector

Viriyah Insurance PLC on exciting developments in the Thai insurance industry

Thailand’s insurance sector is experiencing unique growth thanks to an evolving array of customer needs and investor demands

Existing home sales have fallen, but an 18 percent climb in the sale of new homes has offset the decline

US new home sales at a six year high

Existing home sales have fallen, but an 18 percent climb in the sale of new homes has offset the decline

Olympics catalyst for Rio redevelopment

Rio de Janeiro is getting a face lift, courtesy of investors attracted to the city by the World Cup and Olympic Games. Rita Lobo finds out that not all urban redevelopment is welcomed by the local population

Why German real estate is a hot investment market

The German real estate market is thriving in spite of difficult economic conditions

Over the last few years coverage over tax avoidance has gained widespread attention in the press. By clarifying the processes used in the UK it will however, allow for adverse risk to be avoided

Where now for UK tax avoidance?

Over the last few years coverage over tax avoidance has gained widespread attention in the press. By clarifying the processes used in the UK it will however, allow for adverse risk to be avoided

LEXeFISCAL on the UK’s tax benefits

World Finance speaks to Clifford Frank, Senior Partner at LEXeFISCAL, about how to deal with tax, the new UK government crackdown on avoidance and international jurisdictions

Association Afschrift on Belgium’s new bank secrecy laws

Changes to bank secrecy laws in Belgium are here, and their implications are very far-reaching. World Finance finds out more about how they are allowing inspectors greater access to bank accounts and what protection taxpayers can expect