News releases

The news releases relate to Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd and (as of 23 May 2011) also to Swiss Re Ltd

18 Dec 2008

Zurich - Over 238 000 people were killed by catastrophes in 2008

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16 Dec 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re chief US economist

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09 Dec 2008

London - Swiss Re's economists predict severe recession

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05 Nov 2008

Zurich - Correction: Return on Equity

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04 Nov 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re reports a net loss of CHF 304 million for third quarter 2008

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31 Oct 2008

Zurich - Acquisition of Barclays Life Assurance Company Ltd

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29 Oct 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re chief US economist

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29 Oct 2008

Overland Park - Swiss Re's Commercial Insurance offers Agency Shield Program™

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28 Oct 2008

Zurich - Facility for acquisition of Certified Emission Reductions

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20 Oct 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re enters into a weather derivative contract

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09 Oct 2008

Zurich - Further boost to ILS growth with greater transparency for investors

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30 Sep 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re to enter into a partnership with CelsiusPro

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26 Sep 2008

New York - Joint Risk Management Initiative for Farmers in Tigray

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25 Sep 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re hosts Investors' Day in Zurich

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23 Sep 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re expects claims for hurricanes Gustav and Ike to be USD300m

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08 Sep 2008

Monaco - Swiss Re will continue to focus on disciplined underwriting

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25 Aug 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re recommends new forms of private-public partnerships

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25 Aug 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re launches architecture competition

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19 Aug 2008

New York - Walter Bell appointed Chairman of Swiss Re America

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12 Aug 2008

New York - Insurance Agency Umbrella E&O

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05 Aug 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re US senior economist

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05 Aug 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re reports net income of CHF 0.6bn in the second quarter 2008

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05 Aug 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re to acquire Barclays Life Assurance Company Ltd

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22 Jul 2008

Overland Park - Commercial insurance launches medical travel insurance offering

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10 Jul 2008

Zurich - Stefan Lippe named as Deputy CEO

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04 Jul 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re: founding member of the Swiss Climate Foundation

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30 Jun 2008

Zurich - Natural catastrophe protection through Vega capital programme

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25 Jun 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re US chief economist

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24 Jun 2008

Zurich - World insurance in 2007: emerging markets leading the way

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20 Jun 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re signs climate policy recommendations to G8 leaders

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12 Jun 2008

Zurich - Disaster risk financing: Making societies more resilient

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11 Jun 2008

Zurich - Electronic data exchange in accounting and settlement

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28 May 2008

Zurich - Non-life reserving: Improving on a strategic challenge

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27 May 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re and Mobiliar launch an innovative CO2 compensation solution

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26 May 2008

Sao Paulo - Swiss Re recognized as Admitted Reinsurer to Brazilian market

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20 May 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re donates CHF 300 000 to disaster relief in Myanmar and China

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15 May 2008

London - UK life insurance industry to save income protection sales

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07 May 2008

New York - Energy Risk names Swiss Re transaction "Deal of the Year"

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06 May 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re reports net income of CHF 624 million in 1st quarter 2008

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05 May 2008

Overland Park - World-Class Insurance Protection

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30 Apr 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re US senior economist

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28 Apr 2008

London - Conning becomes fund manager of 2012 Carbon Credit Fund

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25 Apr 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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25 Apr 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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24 Apr 2008

London - Swiss Re survey shows modest rise in UK group life

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23 Apr 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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22 Apr 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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18 Apr 2008

Zurich - 144th Swiss Re Annual General Meeting

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16 Apr 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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15 Apr 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re to finance Risk Management Chair at ETH Zurich

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07 Apr 2008

New York - Swiss Re's Emission Desk Purchases Carbon Credits

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02 Apr 2008

Zurich - David Blumer appointed Head of Financial Markets

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31 Mar 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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31 Mar 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re doubles its target to reduce CO2 emissions

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19 Mar 2008

Zurich - Donates CHF 1mn to the International Committee of the Red Cross

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18 Mar 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re US senior economist

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05 Mar 2008

India - Delhi Earthquake Safety Initiative

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29 Feb 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re continues to sharpen its business model

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28 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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22 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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21 Feb 2008

Zurich - 2008 International ReSource Award for Sustainable Watershed Management

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19 Feb 2008

Sao Paulo - Swiss Re registers as admitted reinsurer in Brazil

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18 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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14 Feb 2008

New York - Senior Executive Speaks at United Nations Climate Risk Summit

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12 Feb 2008

Overland Park - National Excess Liability Coverage for Insurance Agents

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06 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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06 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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04 Feb 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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30 Jan 2008

New York - Fed rate action commentary from Swiss Re Chief US economist

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23 Jan 2008

New York - CDM Carbon Credit Transaction with the Government of Luxembourg

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22 Jan 2008

New York - Swiss Re Opens Emissions Desk in London

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22 Jan 2008

New York - First ever bond linked to Central American earthquakes

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21 Jan 2008

Zurich - Swiss Re staff actively contribute to reducing CO2 emissions

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16 Jan 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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14 Jan 2008

Mexico City - Richard Schneider named Office Head of Swiss Brokers Mexico

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11 Jan 2008

New York - Swiss Re successfully closes USD 175m private XXX transaction

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10 Jan 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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10 Jan 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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09 Jan 2008

Zurich - 2008: Highest levels of political, economic uncertainty for a decade

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08 Jan 2008

Zurich - Disclosure notification: Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

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07 Jan 2008

Vietnam - Strategic partnership with the largest domestic reinsurer in Vietnam

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