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3/2017 sigma 3/2017: World insurance in 2016: the China growth engine steams ahead

Growth in the global economy was little changed in 2016 from the previous year with real gross domestic product (GDP) up 2.5%. Advanced economies’ GDP remained below the pre-financial crisis average, but was slightly above the annual average of the previous 10 years. Emerging market growth picked up only marginally, and was still far below the 10-year average.

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sigma 2/2017: Natural catastrophes and man-made disasters in 2016: a year of widespread damages



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