According to security firm Kaspersky, the country recorded a 62% jump in the number of attacks. Region-wide, malware attacks grew by 14.5%.
Each of the country's six private pension fund managers, or AFPs as they are known, manages five individual funds - A, B, C, D and E - which their affiliates can choose from, with A being the highest risk and E the lowest.
The multilateral lender is urging the region's governments to enact a comprehensive climate-resilience strategy that includes stronger insurance and infrastructure frameworks ahead of hurricanes fuelled by global warming.
Insurance firms in Brazil ceded premiums worth approximately US$2.3bn to the reinsurance market in January-September.
BNamericas takes a look at the insurer, which is exiting the domestic and international credit insurance markets as part of a wider business optimization strategy.