COVID-19: lessons learned and the way forward at Swiss Re

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COVID-19: An evolving challenge for the world

The COVID-19 pandemic is proving an enduring foe, as viral variants spread amid uneven vaccination and mitigation efforts. We continue to support clients and partners, paying covered losses and deploying our risk knowledge to help them navigate this ongoing uncertainty. As we help the global community manage this crisis, we are sharing what we have learned to prepare for the next one. This is how we fulfill our vision of helping make the world more resilient.​

The COVID-19 double threat: variants and winter

As the world grapples with the rapid spread of the Delta variant, flu season is also approaching in Europe and North America. Despite availability of vaccines in these regions, these dual threats could increase risks for insurers.


Article The Delta variant: what we know so far

Blog COVID-19 – New variants lead surges, brewing a humanitarian crisis in India and Brazil

Article Maintaining mental health in pandemic times: how insurance can help

Blog Consumer views of COVID-19 in 2021: Progress, and the path ahead

Blog Why hasn't COVID-19 led to an increase in life insurance protection?

Blog Lessons for L&H insurers after COVID-19 tested our pandemic model

Blog How the medical community adapted treatments to save COVID-19 patients

Blog Lessons learned in containing a borderless pandemic

Blog Will COVID-19 innovations trigger a molecular revolution?

Our solutions

P&C Structured solutions

Customised solutions supporting your strength and growth

Publication Cleaning & disinfecting

for reopening public spaces

Life Guide

Includes updated COVID-19 underwriting guidance

Protecting jets

New aviation costing tool called "Goldeneye"

Key information

Views from our experts

Life & Health Trend Spotlights

Understanding the pandemic

Economic insights about COVID-19

COVID-19 Swiss Re in the news

Coronavirus news

Read more on Swiss Re's recent findings on the pandemic.

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