While central Mexico continues to recover from September's devastating earthquake, a natural disaster that left 361 dead, eight still missing and more than 2,000 injured, the nation's insurers are dealing with consequences of the catastrophe as well.

A new Fitch Ratings report says the Sept. 19 earthquake, along with other natural disasters this year, will contribute to an increase in Mexican insurers' claims ratio and affect profitability.

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Danielle Ling

Danielle Ling is an experienced video journalist and business reporter. As associate editor, Danielle manages all multimedia and reports on industry news and risk-related coverage, managing all weather-related content. A University of Maryland and Philip Merrill College of Journalism alum, Danielle previously served as a video journalist for Verizon FiOS 1 News NJ, Push Pause. Connect with Danielle on LinkedIn or email her at [email protected].