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04 Jul 2019
Swiss Re Institute
Global insurance premium volumes passed a new benchmark high of USD 5 trillion in 2018. Global life premium growth was weak, but ...
By Multiple Authors
10 Apr 2019
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 AnalystSwiss Re Institute
06 Mar 2019
Economic power shift from west to east continues The emerging markets will be the engine of growth for the global economy and ...
05 Dec 2018
A number of risk factors, which can be classified as either biomedical, behavioural or socio-economic, have a significant impact ...
20 Nov 2018
Global economic growth will remain strong over the next two years, although momentum has peaked and downside risks to the outlook ...
09 Sep 2018
The latest sigma promotes the need for improved underwriting margins in most non-life primary markets. Pricing dynamics may have ...
06 Jul 2018
After an eventful year, what are the major trends affecting premium growth? Geographically speaking, where is premium growth ...
14 Jun 2018
Insurance plays a key role in spurring and enabling industries like construction. Many large construction and infrastructure ...
11 Apr 2018
At USD 144 billion, the insured losses from natural and man-made disasters worldwide in 2017 were the highest ever recorded in a ...
14 Dec 2017
Life insurers are facing many challenges, including low interest rates, a difficult pricing environment and the need to adapt to ...