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Profit at reinsurer IRB Brasil triples as investment income jumps


Net income at Instituto de Resseguros do Brasil, the largest Latin American reinsurer, almost tripled in the first quarter in the wake of rising borrowing costs in Brazil that spurred a jump in invest​ment income.

The Rio de Janeiro-based reinsurer, known as IRB Brasil RE, earned 130 million reais ($42 million) in the quarter, according to a statement  read more

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