Established 1863

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A welfare fund is set up for the employees of Swiss Re. The corresponding resolution is passed by the General Meeting of 29 May 1885.


The company moves yet again, this time to Bahnhofstrasse 44. In the first 50 years of its existence, the company changes its domicile no less than seven times before settling at Mythenquai 60 in 1913.


The first Accident reinsurance treaty is signed with the Cologne Accident, Cologne.