CPES PARTICIPATES IN SEMINAR ON BRAZILIAN AGRICULTURE

CPES PARTICIPATES IN SEMINAR ON BRAZILIAN AGRICULTURE

Dealing with the risks that climate change brings to Brazilian agriculture was the theme of the seminar “Climate Change, Risk Management and Rural Insurance in Brazilian Agriculture” promoted by the Center of Agricultural and Environmental Economics (NEA), of Unicamp’s Institute of Economics (IE), in partnership with CPES. “Agriculture is a very important sector for the […]

CPES PARTICIPATES IN THE XV RIO TRANSPORT CONGRESS WITH NEW STUDY ON THE DRY LAW

CPES PARTICIPATES IN THE XV RIO TRANSPORT CONGRESS WITH NEW STUDY ON THE DRY LAW

The director and the coordinator of CPES, Claudio Contador and Natalia Oliveira, participated in the XV Rio Transport Congress, organized by Coppe, UFRJ. They presented a new study on the impact of the Dry Law on the number of deaths and accidents in traffic and the impact on the economy. To access the presentation, click here: http://cpes.org/acervo/apresentacao-da-palestra-o-impacto-da-lei-seca-no-transito-brasileiro/

CPES holds workshop on innovation in the insurance market

CPES holds workshop on innovation in the insurance market

The Centre for Research and Economy of Insurance (CPES) held this week in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), the workshop “Innovation in the Insurance Market”. At the event, speaker Priscila Aguiar da Silva addressed issues such as innovation as a competitive strategy, innovation in insurance in the global and national scenarios, and new trends and challenges. […]

CPES PARTICIPATES IN Forum on Traffic Safety

CPES PARTICIPATES IN Forum on Traffic Safety

The Folha de São Paulo newspaper hosted, earlier this week, the Forum on Traffic Safety, in partnership with Ambev and Labet Technological Exams. The event debated the cost of traffic accidents in Brazil, calculated by the Centre for Research On Insurance Economics (CPES). Natália Oliveira, CPES’ coordinator who participated in the forum, explained that the figures […]

CPES PROMOTES EVENT AND PUBLISHES BOOK ON PEER-TO-PEER INSURANCE

CPES PROMOTES EVENT AND PUBLISHES BOOK ON PEER-TO-PEER INSURANCE

The idea of ‘peer-to-peer’ economy has become very popular in many markets over the last decade, driven mainly by the advent of the internet and the development of social networks, which have made it possible for individuals to connect with each other faster than ever. In his master’s thesis, lecturer Yuri Rosembaum, MSc in Actuarial […]

6th Rio de Janeiro Reinsurance Meeting

6th Rio de Janeiro Reinsurance Meeting

The 6th Rio de Janeiro Reinsurance Meeting began today with the plenary “Perspectives for the Economy in Brazil”, coordinated by Claudio Contador, director of CPES, and with the participation of speaker Alexandre Schwartsman, of Schwartsman & Associados, and debater Andrea Keenan, of A.M. Best. The event offers the Brazilian reinsurance industry a high level forum […]

CPES consolidated as a pole of academic excellence in the sector

CPES consolidated as a pole of academic excellence in the sector

The Centre for Research On Insurance Economics (CPES) reaches the end of the year with accomplished goals. In an exclusive interview, the director Claudio Contador made a positive balance of 2016 and anticipated some projects that will be implemented in 2017. Learn more at: http://www.funenseg.org.br/acontece/interna.php?edicao = 538 & internal = 1

National Insurance Journalism Award

National Insurance Journalism Award

On November 30, the National Insurance Journalism Prize award ceremony was held, sponsored by Fenacor, with the support of the Brazilian School of Insurance  and CNseg. The ceremony took place in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), and gathered great personalities of the sector and press from all over Brazil. The social responsibility program Insurance’s Friend, of […]

CELEBRATING CADERNOS DE SEGURO PUBLICATION 35TH ANNIVERSARY

CELEBRATING CADERNOS DE SEGURO PUBLICATION 35TH ANNIVERSARY

Last Tuesday, November 6th, was the celebration of the 35th anniversary of Cadernos de Seguro, Brazilian School of Insurance’s technical publication. The milestone was celebrated in an event for guests at the Aspargus restaurant, in Rio de Janeiro. Professionals responsible for the publication, as well as other figures of the industry were present to commemorate […]

CPES presents Seminar about Return and Risk on Brazilian economic sectors

CPES presents Seminar about Return and Risk on Brazilian economic sectors

The Centre for Research on Insurance Economics – CPES presented on July 6th the seminar about Return and Risk on Brazilian economic sectors: the insurance sector. The lecturer, Caroline Rodrigues, who works at CPES, presented data on GDP, inflation, and profitability of different sectors, comparing them with data on the insurance sector and demonstrating how […]

CPES held workshops about insurance and reinsurance

CPES held workshops about insurance and reinsurance

CPES – Centre for Research on Insurance Economics, held two workshops about Research Paper 3, by Claudio Contador, director at CPES, and Marco Krebs, professor at the Brazilian School of Insurance. The events took place in March and April, in the cities of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, respectively. Representatives of Fenasaúde, SUSEP, CNSeg, […]

“Asset Liability Management (ALM) applications in private pensions” Workshop

“Asset Liability Management (ALM) applications in private pensions” Workshop

The Centre for Research on Insurance Economics (CPES), of the Brazilian School of Insurance, organized the “Asset Liability Management (ALM) applications in private pensions” workshop, in São Paulo (SP) and Porto Alegre (RS). The event welcomed lecturers Thiago Barata, MSc in Electrical Engineering from PUC-Rio, degree holder in Actuarial Science from UERJ’s Mathematics and Statistics Institute, […]

XXVI COPAPROSE – Pan-american Congress of Insurance Producers

XXVI COPAPROSE – Pan-american Congress of Insurance Producers

The Pan-americana Insurance Producers Confederation (Copaprose) and the National Federation of Insurance Brokers (Fenacor), with the aid of the Brazilian School of Insurance, organized the XXVI COPAPROSE – Pan-american Congress of Insurance Producers, which took place from April 20-22nd in the city of Rio de Janeiro. The event gathered the main leaders of the segment and debated some […]

2nd Ibero-american Forum on Education and Insurance Capacitation

2nd Ibero-american Forum on Education and Insurance Capacitation

The 2nd Ibero-american Forum on Education and Insurance Capacitation gathered representatives from the Insurance Schools from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Colombia on April 20th, at the Windsor Atlantica hotel, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ). Besides the Brazilian School of Insurance, the event welcomed the Escuela de Capacitación Aseguradora (Argentina), Escuela de Seguros de Chile, Instituto Nacional […]

Brazilian School of Insurance is reference in the professional training of insurance

Brazilian School of Insurance is reference in the professional training of insurance

On April 14th, in São Paulo (SP), the Brasil Notícias publisher granted  the Brazil Insurer Prize of the “reference in the Segmented Professional Training” category to the Brazilian School of Insurance, for the 45 years of work in the development of insurance professionals. The institution was represented by the leaders Renato Campos (executive director),  Claudio Contador (director […]

The traffic war and its impact on the economy

The traffic war and its impact on the economy

Local newspaper Folha de S.Paulo published on January 16th the article from CPES’s director  Claudio Contador about the economic impact of traffic accidents in Brazil. Contador emphasizes the worrisome numbers of accidents and deaths from traffic accidents in the country, which directly affect the national economy. See more at: http://www1.folha.uol.com.br/opiniao/2016/01/1730045-a-guerra-do-transito-e-o-impacto-na-economia.shtml

Environmental disaster in Mariana and Insurance: Effects and Mitigation

Environmental disaster in Mariana and Insurance: Effects and Mitigation

Insurance and environmental specialists met at the invitation of CPES on December 1st in Rio de Janeiro to debate the environmental disaster in Mariana, which occurred at the beginning of November with the involvement of the mining company Samarco. This event reopened debates about risk management and insurance as a tool of environmental damage mitigation. The […]

Relationship between Reinsurance, Solvency and Taxes

Relationship between Reinsurance, Solvency and Taxes

CPES held on November 26th, the “Relationship between Reinsurance, Solvency and Taxes” seminar, presenting characteristics of the reinsurance contracto and effects on solvency and tax load of insurers. The event was open by Claudio Contador, director at CPES, and continued with the presentations of Gabriel Caldas, professor and Masters candidate in Accounting at the Federal […]