Country risk management

Government of Mexico renews and expands MultiCat cat bond

16 Oct 2012

The renewal and expansion signals a growing market for public sector risk transfer solutions and Swiss Re's continuing commitment to Latin America.

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Experts on MultiCat Mexico

19 Apr 2012

April 2012 - The MultiCat transaction is proof of our commitment to working with governments and development banks to help them manage their risks using reinsurance and the capital markets. This activity complements our business activities with cedents and corporate clients. Reto Schnarwiler, Head of Public Sector, and Markus Schmutz, Head of ILS Structuring and Origination, explain the transaction.

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European Catastrophe Data

19 Apr 2012

PERILS, an independent Zurich-based company, has been created to aggregate and provide industry-wide European catastrophe insurance data on a subscription basis, offering a clearer picture of the potential natural catastrophe risks in Europe. The aggregated data sets will be derived from data voluntarily provided by European-based insurers. Swiss Re is a founding shareholder in PERILS.

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Mexico - Making a measurable difference

19 Apr 2012

April 2012 - In the aftermath of a massive earthquake or when a hurricane leaves massive damage, putting help on hold is not an option. Swiss Re, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (part of the World Bank) and the Mexican Government had that clear in their minds when they created MultiCat Mexico 2009.

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瑞士再保险认为,参数保险解决方案应该在巨灾保险中扮演更重要的角色

19 Apr 2012

由海地地震所触发的参数保险使政府能够迅速为幸存者提供援助

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Our approach to country risk management

17 Apr 2012

Our approach to helping make countries more resilient in the face of the economic costs relating to natural catastrophes and other disaster events.

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