Insights and publications

2019 Panaroma: Latin America

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In 2019, The economic slowdown of Latin America and the Caribbean extended to most countries in the region. In several cases, there are deep recessions! Growth 2019 (Source CEPAL) Deep recession in Venezuela -25,3% / Nicaragua -5,3% / Argentina -3,0% / Ecuador -0,2% / Brazil 1,0% / Chile...

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Global Insolvency Outlook 2019

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In 2018, global insolvencies confirmed their upward trend which started in 2017 after seven consecutive years of sizable declines. Indeed, our Global Insolvency Index which covers 43 countries totaling 83% of global GDP is to post a +10% y/y increase for 2018, an estimation supported...

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Turkey – Currency crisis

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General Outlook   On August 14th, Turkish Lira plunged to an all-time low of 1 USD = 6.95 TRY, losing more than 40% value since the beginning of the year.   Since early 2018, financial markets began to sanction vulnerable emerging markets amid an ongoing withdrawal of global liquidity,...

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2018 Country Focus: Mexico

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AMLO was elected as president, his win put a leftist leader at the helm of Latin America´s second largest economy for the first time ever, while the main concerns that could impact the economy are disruptions in NAFTA negociations   [vc_column_text] Macro-economical environment [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#f2f2f2" up="10" down="20"] [vc_separator...

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Astreos welcomes a new partner in Mexico: RIMAC

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The 2018 Mexico Country Guide is brought to you by Rima, our new Astreos member. Founded in 2014 by four partners, RIMAC specializes in Credit Risk Management and Consulting.   About Rimac [vc_separator type="normal" color="#f2f2f2" up="10" down="20"] [vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][icon_text box_type="normal" box_border="no" icon="fa-address-card" icon_type="circle" icon_size="fa-4x"...

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Country Guide 2018 : Portugal

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The 2018 Portugal Country Guide is brought to you by Costa Duarte, our founding Astreos member. Since 1921, Costa Duarte has been at the forefront of insurance in Portugal.   About Costa Duarte [vc_separator type="normal" color="#f2f2f2" up="10" down="20"] [vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_row_inner row_type="row" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][icon_text box_type="normal" box_border="no" icon="fa-address-card" icon_type="circle" icon_size="fa-4x"...

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