Ronald Poon Affat FSA FIA MAAA CFA
RGA Reinsurance Company
Av. das Nações Unidas, 14.171 - 15º andar - Marble Tower
São Paulo, 04794-000Brazil
ph : +5511-3568-2125
email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Superintendência de Serviços Privados (SUSEP)
Regulatory body within the Ministry of Finance, which is responsible for the regulation of the insurance industry.
Av. Presidente Vargas, 730, Centro
Rio de Janeiro CEP 20071–900
Federação Nacional das Empresas de Seguro (FENASEG)
FENASEG is the insurance industry’s representative body. Their web site contains quite a lot of information regarding the national insurance system, the split of insurance per line of business in the Brazilian market and recent developments in the insurance industry.
Rua Senador Dantas, 74 12° andar
Fundação Escola Nacional de Seguros (FUNENSEG)
FUNENSEG is an educational institution which specializes in the insurance industry. This Web site provides current up-to-date information regarding the insurance industry. It is also possible to access a detailed listing of specialized publications and news articles regarding the insurance sector.
Rua Senador Dantas,74–Térreo/ Sobreloja, 3º e 4º andares
Cep: 20031-201 Rio de Janeiro–RJ
f: 184.108.40.20659 or 55.21.240.0836
The IRB is a state-owned company and is presently the only authorized reinsurer allowed to operate in Brazil. Their Web site includes a guide to their Insurance library and includes an insurance dictionary.
Av. Marechal Câmara, 171–8º andar Centro
Cep:20023–900 Rio de Janeiro–RJ
Comissão de Valores Mobiliários (CVM)
Sources of Official Insurance Market Statistics
Securities and Exchange Commission of Brazil. This Web site provides lots of company data and sets out a guide to investment regulations and provisory measures. It also offers links to the Brazilian Stock Exchange, international organizations, securities regulators worldwide, ministries and Brazilians government exchanges.
HEADQUARTERS Rio de Janeiro Rua Sete de Setembro, 111
13º, 26º ao 34º Andares Centro 20159-900 Rio de Janeiro -RJ
São Paulo Regional Office
Rua Formosa, 367 20º e 21º Andares 01049-000 São Paulo -SP
Brazil Central Bank
The Brazil Central Bank's Web site sets out data regarding the Brazilian economy and the financial industry.
SBS Quadra 3 Bloco B-Ed. Sede Caixa Postal 08670
Cep: 70074-900 Brasília-DF
ph: 55.61.414.2401 a 2406
Call Toll Free (only in Brazil) : 0800.99.2345
Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)
This Web site offers the opportunity to undertake statistical on-line research. It is also possible to consult the main titles of their Isaac Kerstenetzky Library.
American Chamber of Commerce
This Web site provides access to many databases and documents regarding foreign investments in Brazil and the evolution of securities regulation in Brazil.
Government of Brazil
Other Official Government Websites (Social Security, Health Care, Social Welfare, Census, Taxes, Macro Economic, etc.)
This web site provides general information about Brazil. Its Ministries, State Secretariats, Local Governments, City Halls and other agencies. In addition to which you can look-up information regarding the history, geography, politics and economy of each State.
Ministry of Finance
In this Web site you can search for information regarding the government's economic policies. This site offers lots of opportunities to download data and contains various cultural links.
Website : Receita.Fazenda.gov.br
Ministry of Social Security
In this Web site you can search for information regarding the goverment's social security policies.
Website : Previdenciasocial.gov.br
National Agency for Suplementary Health
If you have some questions about how the Suplementary Health is organized, this the place for this.
Website : http://www.ans.gov.br/
Contact Information for Universities Offering Actuarial Science Programs
Here are some schools that offer actuarial science undergraduate courses:
UFRJ - Rio de Janeiro/ RJ
Website : UFRJ.br
Faculdade de Economia e Finanças
PUC-São Paulo/ SP
Website : PUC.br
UFRGS-Rio Grande do Sul
Website : UFRGS.br
Website : UFC.br
Faculdade de Economia, Administração e Contabilidade
USP - Universidade de São Paulo
Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais: UFMG
Instituto Matematico e Estatistico
UERJ - Universidade Estadual do Rio de Janeiro
Complexo Educacional FMU
FMU - Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas
Postgraduate courses in Actuarial Science are offered at :
Fundação Instituto de Pesquisas Contábeis, Atuariais e Financeiras
This is a department within the University of Sao Paulo that offers a MBA program, which includes courses in actuarial science, finance and risk management. The Institute also offers a one-year course, specializing in actuarial science and finance.
Av. Prof. Luciano Gualberto, 908
05508-900 São Paulo-SP-Brasil
ph : 55.11.818.5820
Instituto de Gestão de Riscos Financeiros e Atuariais (IAPUC) da PUC-Rio
Has with objective improve the knowledge in manager finance and economic risks in general and specialy in Actuary's world, in brazil, through academic experiences.
Rua Marquês de São Vicente, 255, Gávea
Rio de Janeiro-RJ-Brasil
ph : 55.21.3527.1407
f : 55.21.3527.1624
website : Puc-rio.br/iapuc
Flavors of Brazil
Other Relevant Information
The following links have nothing to do with insurance or actuarial science, but are a glimpse into Brazil's culture and lifestyle.
Football Página Oficial Official Web site of the National Football team
Guide to the Beaches Any on-line visit to Brazil would not be complete without a virtual stroll along the Ipanema or Copacabana beaches. Here is a guide to these and other famous Brazilian beaches. Within this site.