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Swiss Re Institute harnesses Swiss Re's risk knowledge to produce data driven research across the company and with partner organisations. We foster knowledge sharing and support decision making with our industry focused publications, client programmes and conferences.

Research publications

Latest blogs and articles from our executives and experts

  • Blog ​The economic case for net zero is irresistible

    Christian Mumenthaler Group Chief Executive Officer

  • Blog ​Tackling the here and now: why we need to rethink our natural catastrophe risk models

    Martin Bertogg Head Cat Perils & Cyber

  • Blog ​Why hasn't COVID-19 led to an increase in life insurance protection?

    Julien Descombes CEO elipsLife

  • Blog ​Lessons for L&H insurers after COVID-19 tested our pandemic model

    Lawrence Tsui Chief Pricing Officer L&H Products

  • Blog ​How the medical community adapted treatments to save COVID-19 patients

    Nicola Charlton UW R&D Senior Medical Officer

Climate risk: how can we be more resilient?

As Earth's warming trend accelerates, the number of communities grappling with the damaging effects of climate change is increasing. The time to act is now.

Upcoming conferences, webinars and client programmes

Your preferred place for dialogue

The Centre for Global Dialogue nurtures trust building between you and your stakeholders. It is designed as an agora for dialogue, for relationship building, for knowledge transfer, and to come up with new ideas.

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In depth coverage

Topic Digital business models and cyber risk

Topic Health and longevity

Topic Climate and natural catastrophe risk

Topic China

Topic Economic and insurance outlook

sigma explorer

Visualise the loss of life, destruction and financial cost of catastrophes with our web based app.

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