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“Taking the longer view”

2020-11-30T15:13:44+00:0030 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE RE's CEO, Eduardo Pérez de Lema, speaks here at length about current affairs in the reinsurance sector with Mark Geoghegan, who publishes The Voice of Insurace podcast. Eduardo Pérez de Lema Holweg explains the origins of the company, MAPFRE's decision to bet on a reinsurance business unit due to its ability to create value for the Group, as [...]

ARS Palic becomes MAPFRE Salud ARS in the Dominican Republic

2020-11-27T12:08:10+00:0027 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE strengthens its position as one of the country's insurers with the launch of a new brand and image for the health company acquired earlier this year   The new brand MAPFRE Salud ARS—the new trading name for the former ARS Palic—was recently launched in the Dominican Republic following the acquisition of the health insurance company [...]

Huertas: “If we produce low cost economies, we generate low cost workers and societies. A good salary and a stable employment may be companies’ most sustainable contribution”

2020-11-26T11:15:01+00:0026 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

 Galán: “from crises you recover by investing in sectors with  future. We must act now. One of the key factors is to put our balance sheet at the service of the economic recovery " The Chairman of Iberdrola receives the ‘MAPFRE Responsible Inclusion’ award during the 1st MAPFRE Observatory on Sustainable Finance Forum   The Chairmen [...]

“Black Friday has also arrived for stock markets and everyone’s looking for a bargain”

2020-11-26T08:10:15+00:0026 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

Stock markets continue their upward trend as investors' buying appetite shows no sign of dropping off. Alberto Matellán, Chief Economist at MAPFRE Inversión, explains that this changing trend is down to two factors: "We're seeing a change in mentality and there is a lot of money." In his opinion, "Black Friday has also arrived for stock [...]

Margarita Delgado (Central Bank of Spain): “More and more companies are incorporating ESG criteria in their decisions and actions”

2020-11-25T12:08:45+00:0025 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

"Sustainable finance is here to stay" — these are perhaps some of the most repeated words by speakers at the first MAPFRE Sustainable Finance Observatory forum. As the forum reached its climax, Margarita Delgado—Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Spain—made it very clear that sustainable finance is no mere fad or trend. She went on [...]

Mónica Zuleta Díaz, new MAPFRE’s Group Head of Sustainability

2020-11-25T13:25:10+00:0025 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

She replaces Clara Bazán Cea as Group Head of Sustainability, who joins Fundación MAPFRE  MAPFRE has appointed Mónica Zuleta Díaz Mónica Zuleta as the new Group's Head of Sustainability,, which will be effective as and from January 1, 2021. Díaz has a degree in Psychology from Universidad Javeriana Santafé in Bogota and a postgraduate degree in [...]

MAPFRE MEXICO is the top insurance company in the ranking of 500 digital companies

2020-11-25T15:05:56+00:0025 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE MEXICO has been recognized by Merca2.0 for its strong online presence strategy.   It is no secret that the current global situation has forced companies to invest time and money in digital strategies so they can continue to provide the service to which their clients are accustomed. However, it is those companies that have spent [...]

A financial and academic view of the social dividend

2020-11-25T10:23:19+00:0025 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

Leading experts from both the financial and academic world participated in the first annual MAPFRE Sustainable Finance Observatory forum. During the second session, José Luis Jiménez, MAPFRE Group Chief Investment Officer, Santiago Satrústegui, Abante CEO, and Ana Fernández Laviada, Professor of Financial Economics, Executive Director of GEM España and Director of the Cantabria Yunus Center at [...]

MAPFRE receives the breakdown of its contributions to the fight against COVID-19 from the Madrid regional government

2020-11-25T07:13:48+00:0024 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE has received the impact report for the MAPFRE AM Compromiso Sanitario fund that launched at the end of April, a three-year guaranteed mutual fund with a bond issued by the Madrid regional government exclusively for the fight against COVID-19 as its underlying asset. In particular, as included in the document provided by the regional government, [...]

“Our commitment to investments with ESG criteria has acted as a shield against the crisis”

2020-11-24T16:46:38+00:0024 November 2020|Categories: Corporate News|

Álvaro Anguita, CEO of MAPFRE AM, explains in the latest edition of the Barometer of Private Pensions in Spain, prepared by FondosDirecto, what is the position of the asset manager in the heat of the coronavirus: The pandemic is having a significant effect on the economy—our research arm, MAPFRE Economics, currently forecasts a 7.6 percent drop [...]