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Allianz buys 19.21% of Thai Sri Ayudhya Capital for USD 95mn
Company targeting a 10% increase of gross written premiums for non-life insurance business in 2019 30 May
Brazil's Caixa hires Morgan Stanley as co-advisor on insurance deals ahead of IPO - source
The move is aimed at boosting Caixa Seguridade's revenue before its IPO 30 May
Rappi, the Colombian on-demand delivery app, raises USD 1bn from SoftBank
The funding round is the largest Latin America-bound technology financing to date 20 May
Mexican insurers anticipate slower 2019 growth on economy, austerity
The forecast growth rate is lower than the 5.4% expansion in 2018 due to worsened GDP outlook for 2019 29 Apr
Generali to take over ERGO’s insurance business in Hungary, Slovakia
The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the gross written premium of the three ERGO entities totalled EUR 20.6mn in 2017 29 Apr
Careem was Uber's unique chance to buy a dominant rival in an emerging market
In March, Uber announced the acquisition of Dubai-based competitor Careem for USD 3.1bn in cash and convertible notes. 23 Apr
Telefonica withdraws from Central America in USD 1.65bn sale of local units
In February 2019, telecoms giant Telefonica announced its exit from all remaining mobile businesses in Central America. 20 Mar
U.S. DXC Technology to acquire Swiss IT solutions provider with Russian roots Luxoft
U.S. business-to-business IT services company DXC Technology announced a deal to buy Luxoft 21 Feb
Boeing meets Brazilian resistance in hopes for upper hand in the lucrative passenger aviation market
Having cleared its biggest hurdle, the approval of Brazil’s new government, the USD 4.2bn deal between plane maker Embraer and US counterpart Boeing seems more likely than ever. 28 Jan
Poles' purchasing power stands at EUR 7,228 in 2018
Amount represents half European average for last year 10 Jan
EMIS Daily Digest, 8 January 2019
The top stories from the last 24 hours in emerging markets news 09 Jan
Chile’s economic activity growth beats expectations in November
In m/m terms, the local economy recorded its strongest result since July 08 Jan