Legal Business

Risk and resilience – a booming insurance industry in Latin America

Latin America has new frontier status for the insurance sector, but the region’s renowned volatility is always a concern

Bristol-based DAC Beachcroft insurance partner David Pollitt is a regular visitor to Miami. But while tourists may be lured by the tropical climate and art deco architecture, his frequent trips from West Country to East Coast are all about his practice. The emergence of Miami as an operational and service centre for Latin America means its importance to major international insurance players cannot be underestimated.