Swiss Re's Chief Economist Media Briefing 2015

Swiss Re's Chief Economist, Kurt Karl, will address the economic developments in 2015 and how they affect the insurance market outlook for 2016. He will cover recent developments, pricing and demand, and provide an outlook for the property and casualty markets as well as life and health business.

This year Kurt will be joined by Daniel Staib, Senior Economist at Swiss Re. Daniel will focus on the economies and insurance markets of Sub-Saharan Africa and look at the growth potential for insurers and reinsurers in the region.

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Swiss Re
30 St Mary Axe
EC3A 8EP London

Webcast and conference call

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Conference call dial ins:
Europe: +41 (0)58 310 50 00
UK +44 (0)203 059 58 62
USA +1 (1)631 570 5613
South Africa +27 11 589 8373

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Location: London
Date: 24 Nov 2015, 10:00 - 11:00 (London local time)

Please note: UK time


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Global insurance review 2015 and outlook 2016/17
Kurt Karl, Swiss Re Chief Economist

Sub-Saharan Africa: facing headwinds
Daniel Staib, Senior Economist, Swiss Re Economic Research & Consulting


Q&A session


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