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07 Apr 2020
Swiss Re Group
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
15 Jan 2021
In Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters - one meaning danger, the other opportunity. This analogy fits ...
By Guido Fürer, Group Chief Investment Officer
14 Jan 2021
Though hard weeks and months lie ahead, the success of the COVID-19 vaccine development gives me hope that countries can bring ...
By Priya Dwarakanath, Head Res & Strategic Forecasting L&H, Swiss Re Institute
15 Dec 2020
If the current pandemic is a series of waves, the long-term effects could be a tsunami. With attention focused on vaccine ...
By Neil Sprackling, President US Life & Health, Americas
12 Nov 2020
At its very core, the art of insurance is about prediction. And with life insurance, we are often talking about predictions th
By Paul Murray, Head Life & Health Products Reinsurance
25 Sep 2020
Someone once said never let a good crisis go to waste. Back in March I wrote a letter to our clients in which I predicted that ...
14 Sep 2020
Working from home and spending less time travelling during the pandemic has given me the opportunity to spend more time with my ...
By Moses Ojeisekhoba, Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance
07 Aug 2020
A global health crisis has long been on the cards. Why, then, does COVID-19 seem like such a shock? Scientists
10 Jul 2020
Content Type: Blog
We're at an inflection point. Futurists say the 2020s, starting with the COVID-19 pandemic, will shape the reality of the next ...
05 Jun 2020
The world is grappling with the impact of the COVID-19 crisis. As the pandemic is ongoing, it raises many uncertainties a
By Patrick Raaflaub, Group Chief Risk Officer