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14 Jul 2021
Content Type: Blog
This year's COVID-19 consumer survey highlights that while financial anxiety remains, there's been a decrease since we first ...
By Russell Higginbotham, Chief Executive Officer Reinsurance Asia / Regional President Asia
03 May 2021
April 2021 marked the highest daily COVID death tolls in India and Brazil. Insurers will need to have a forward-looking view on ...
By Prachi Patkee, Life & Health R&D Analyst, Swiss Re Institute
26 Mar 2021
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Content Type: Blog
COVID-19 has made the value of life more palpable but life insurance sales have not seen an increase since the pandemic started.
By Julien Descombes, CEO elipsLife
11 Mar 2021
As news of a new virus spreading in China emerged in January 2020, my team and I found ourselves asking: "How bad will this get?"
By Lawrence Tsui, Chief Pricing Officer L&H Products, Life & Health Products
08 Mar 2021
Early on in the pandemic we had no understanding of the behavior of the disease.
By Nicola Charlton, UW R&D Senior Medical Officer, Life & Health Products
02 Mar 2021
Rapid action early on saves lives and reduces economic disruption – so in the future we must act faster.
By Stephen Kramer, Emerging Risks Research Lead, Swiss Re Institute
24 Feb 2021
Vaccines and new stimulus will give economies a growth boost, but the pandemic recovery is not a structural recovery - yet.
By Jerome Jean Haegeli, Group Chief Economist, Swiss Re Institute
18 Feb 2021
The worldwide impact of COVID-19 is staggering: over 100 million cases, more than 300 million tests performed in the US alone, ...
By Christoph Nabholz, Chief Research Officer, Swiss Re Institute
15 Feb 2021
Late last year, as many of us again shut our doors and stayed home, we placed our hope on the COVID-19 vaccines to help us return ...
By Francesca Tamma, Head Behavioural Research, Swiss Re Institute
23 Nov 2020
The St. Gallen Symposium - Every year comes with a theme – and this time the theme is "Trust Matters."
By Daniel Eckhart, Senior Writer & Outreach Expert, Swiss Re Institute