Rio de Janeiro Floods: Key Facts

17 January 2011

Areas to the north of Rio de Janeiro were hit by the heaviest downpour in 44 years in the early hours of Wednesday. In the city of Teresopolis, the rebuilding cost is estimated to be GBP187 million. The insurance losses at the time of writing are currently unknown.

Read JLT Re's Key Fact summary of the event.

If you have any questions please contact Keith Leung, JLT Re's Catastrophe Modelling Partner on +44 (0) 20 7466 1389.

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