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07 Apr 2020
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Content Type: Blog
Like so many other people around the world, I've been closely following the daily updates on COVID-19. "Unprecedented" seems to ...
By Edi Schmid, Underwriting Advisor to the Group EC
22 Jan 2020
Recent developments on the climate front have been more cause for concern than celebration. The failure of COP25 delegates to ...
By Christian Mumenthaler, Group Chief Executive Officer
15 Jan 2020
Investing in nature can be one of the most effective adaptation measures in the fight against climate change.
By Veronica Scotti, Chairperson Public Sector Solutions
17 Dec 2019
On 26 December 1999, winter storm Lothar wreaked havoc across northwestern France, southern Germany and Switzerland.
31 Oct 2019
'Secondary peril' may sound like something trivial, but it's anything but.
23 May 2019
We all know about the protection gap, or at least, I hope so – it's the difference between economic and insured losses. But are ...
By Moses Ojeisekhoba, Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance
04 Jun 2021
As we emerge from the shadows of the coronavirus pandemic, a green recovery will help stabilise and grow our economies for a more ...
26 Jan 2021
Even as we wrestle with the ongoing fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change remains the biggest challenge that we face ...
26 Oct 2020
Increasingly, hailstorms, torrential rain, pluvial floods and wildfires are playing a larger role in driving up claims.
By Victor Victorsson, Co-Head EMEA Engineering, Property & Specialty Underwriting
05 Oct 2020
Faced with a period of rapid change, businesses are working to rebuild speed and effectiveness across their networks, and it’s ...
By Gianfranco Lot, Head Globals Reinsurance