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

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COVID-19: Lessons learned and the way forward

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken—and  continues to take—a heavy toll on individuals, families and entire countries dealing with the coronavirus. We continue to support clients and partners by paying covered losses and sharing our risk knowledge. Much has been learned during the past year, which we hope helps the global community as it manages through various phases of the crisis. It's one way we fulfill our vision of helping to make the world more resilient.​

The Delta variant: what we know so far

The Delta variant is behaving very differently than other COVID-19 variants. It causes different symptoms and is more transmissible. We must remain vigilant about the risks.


COVID-19: the path to recovery, resilience and sustainability

The Insurer interview with Paul Murray, Head Life & Health Products, Reinsurance


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 Vaccines are a shot in the arm for growth, but only more long-termism will help us build back better

Blog Will COVID-19 innovations trigger a molecular revolution?

Blog Behavioural science may explain vaccine hesitancy

Article COVID-19 vaccine challenges: the beginning of the end?

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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