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05 Jan 2021
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Content Type: Blog
It has been a record year for hurricanes, with 30 named storms battering the North Atlantic since the start of the summer.
By Martin Bertogg, Head Cat Perils & Cyber, Swiss Re Institute
07 Apr 2020
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
A silver bullet won't solve a green problem | Swiss Re
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 Multiple Authors
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 ...
18 Jan 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 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