News releases

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

28 Dec 2011

New York - Swiss Re acts as joint book runner on the Vecta I transaction

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20 Dec 2011

Zurich - Insurance growth drivers and profitability in emerging markets

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15 Dec 2011

Zurich - Preliminary catastrophe estimates for 2011

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13 Dec 2011

New York - Fed will consider QE3 in early 2012, predicts Swiss Re Chief Economist

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12 Dec 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re's Chief Executive Officer Stefan Lippe to retire in 2012

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06 Dec 2011

Zurich - New sigma study explores product innovation in non-life insurance

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06 Dec 2011

Hong Kong - Asia's insurance market to sustain growth in 2012

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06 Dec 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re provides estimate of its claims costs from Thailand flood

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01 Dec 2011

London - Low interest rates, euro debt crisis negatively impact profitability

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29 Nov 2011

London - Significant financial risk is most acute hazard for renewable energy

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22 Nov 2011

Zurich - Delisting and squeeze-out of shares of Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

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17 Nov 2011

Zurich - Pilot Microinsurance Program Has a Successful Payout

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15 Nov 2011

London - Swiss Re research highlights never ending circle of uncertainty

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09 Nov 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 130 million in natural catastrophe protection

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03 Nov 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re reports net income of USD 1.3 billion for 3Q 2011

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24 Oct 2011

Toronto - Canadian pension funds and insurers should assess their risk exposure

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20 Oct 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re places EUR 180 million of European windstorm risk

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20 Oct 2011

Washington, DC - USAID-Swiss Re partnership targets hunger, natural disasters

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03 Oct 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re proposes election of Robert Henrikson to its BoD

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20 Sep 2011

New York - Breaking new ground with cholera protection

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12 Sep 2011

Monte Carlo - Swiss Re well positioned to capture growth opportunities

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09 Sep 2011

Zurich - Catastrophes cost the insurance industry USD 70 billion

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08 Sep 2011

Hong Kong - Asia-Pacific sees huge increase in mortality protection gap

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06 Sep 2011

Zurich - Insurance-linked securities market poised for continued growth

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01 Sep 2011

Zurich - Current approaches inadequate for assessing future longevity

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31 Aug 2011

Zurich - New Swiss Re sigma study “State involvement in insurance markets"

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30 Aug 2011

Norway - Challenges for the insurance business model

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09 Aug 2011

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

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05 Aug 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re transfers USD 180 million of extreme mortality risk

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04 Aug 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re reports net profit of USD 960 million for the second quarter

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04 Aug 2011

Zurich - SIX grants SRZ exemption from various disclosure requirements

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28 Jul 2011

Hong Kong - Asia-Pacific risk appetite and insurance survey

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06 Jul 2011

Zurich - World insurance in 2010

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04 Jul 2011

Zurich - More property damage from drought-induced soil subsidence in Europe

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22 Jun 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re’s leadership structure brought into line with legal set-up

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15 Jun 2011

New York - J Eric Smith to head Swiss Re Americas

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10 Jun 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re partners with Oxfam America and the World Food Programme

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09 Jun 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re announces that it holds more than 98% of SRZ shares

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08 Jun 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re announces that 97.9% of shares were tendered

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01 Jun 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re to acquire selected life insurance business from Alico

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18 May 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re Ltd declares exchange offer successful

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05 May 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re reports loss of USD 665 million for the first quarter 2011

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27 Apr 2011

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

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15 Apr 2011

Zurich - Shareholders approve all resolutions at 147th Annual General Meeting

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07 Apr 2011

Sao Paulo - Swiss Re, IFC complete capitalization of UBF Seguros; CEO appointed

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05 Apr 2011

Tokyo - SR International SE Japan Branch receives non-life insurance licence

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29 Mar 2011

Zurich - Sigma study on natural catastrophes and man-made disasters losses 2010

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24 Mar 2011

Zurich - Kyrgyz project wins 2011 International ReSource Award

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24 Mar 2011

Zurich - Proposals for shareholder approval at next Annual General Meeting

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21 Mar 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re estimates its claims costs from Japan earthquake and tsunami

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02 Mar 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re provides provisional estimate of Christchurch claims cost

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21 Feb 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 305m in natcat protection

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17 Feb 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re reports strong 2010 results

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27 Jan 2011

Zurich - Public-private solutions for disaster risk relief

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26 Jan 2011

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

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13 Jan 2011

Hong Kong - Global insurance industry led by double-digit growth in emerging Asia

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12 Jan 2011

London - New World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2011

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07 Jan 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re places EUR 75 m of French windstorm risk through Green Fields

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04 Jan 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 170m in protection through Successor X cat bond

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