sigma: insurance research

1/2017 Despite its complexities, insurers and companies can get to grips with cyber risk, Swiss Re sigma says; official launch Swiss Re Institute

Cyber threats are evolving rapidly due to the growing digital transformation of society, the widespread use of internet-enabled devices and processes, and the changing profile of hackers. Recent high-profile cyber attacks demonstrate that the extent of associated possible losses is also broadening, increasingly comprising both physical and financial damage relating to data privacy breaches and to companies’ tangible and intangible assets, and also business interruption costs. As a result, the issue of cyber protection is rising up the corporate agenda, at both large and small companies.

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5/2016

Strategic reinsurance and insurance: the increasing trend of customised solutions

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4/2016

Mutual insurance in the 21st century: back to the future?

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3/2016

World insurance in 2015: steady growth amid regional disparities

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2/2016

Insuring the frontier markets

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1/2016

Natural catastrophes and man-made disasters in 2015

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