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10 Apr 2019
Swiss Re Institute
Global insured losses from natural catastrophe events in 2018 were USD 76 billion, the fourth highest on sigma records. More than ...
By Lucia Bevere, Senior Catastrophe Data Analyst, Swiss Re Institute
22 Nov 2017
Swiss Re Institute
After 12 years without a major hurricane (Saffir-Simpson cat 3 and above) making landfall in the US, in 2017 a record three ...
15 Jul 2016
At the Catastrophe Knowledge Exchange, held at the Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue, the discussions identified particular ...
20 Jul 2016
Global catastrophe experts gathered to explore a number of significant opportunities in natcat modelling for the insurance ...
09 Aug 2016
In China, the government, think tanks, academia and the insurance industry are researching and reviewing the impact of natural ...
17 Mar 2018
This research paper defines and measures the protection gap, explores what we know about the reasons for the gap and lays out ...
The major hurricanes and flooding in Houston in 2017, as well as other major floods around the world, have heightened awareness ...
30 Jan 2019
Swiss Re Group
The world's sprawling cities are centres of economic activity and growth. But when a natural disaster hits a densely populated ...
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