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Join the club!

Would you join a club no one belonged to? I didn’t think so. Then why do we continue to ...

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New Year Resolutions and Life Insurance Buying (EIR 2015)

The European Insurance Report 2015 covers 13 countries in Europe and the Middle East, focusing on older ages as well ...

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African Risk Capacity expands for more climate resilience

The G7 leaders officially endorsed the African Risk Capacity (ARC) as a model for climate risk insurance at their recent ...

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Health Risk Factors in Rapidly Changing Economies

We've just uploaded the first publication to Swiss Re's Centre for Global Dialogue app library "Health Risk Factors ...

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The American health insurance system - a comparison

Following a recent relocation with Swiss Re, from Hong Kong to the US, to work in the US Medical Reinsurance ...

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When I think about Cancer…..

Immediately, two events come to mind: A funeral for a classmate, who died at the age of 15 from Leukemia ...

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El Niño is under way… Any impact on natural catastrophes?

You probably remember from your natural science classes at school: El Niño is a large scale reversal of normal atmospheric ...

STORY URL: http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/ninonina.html

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Swiss Re's SEARCH in India for Healthy Hearts!

Only around 25% of the population have access to health-care services in India and we can do more to improve ...

STORY URL: http://cgd.swissre.com/research/in_focus/The_SEARCH_collaboration.html

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Is Minimum Enough: Calculating Compliance in Medical Plans

Employers know ACA compliance is like balancing on a pinpoint; a slight movement to one side must be countered by ...

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Swiss Re’s SEARCH sheds light on heart health in China

We marked an important milestone on 15 April by launching our Risk Dialogue Seminar Series with a full-day event in ...

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The UK general election and welfare reform

Although the UK's major political parties have not been very forthcoming on their plans ahead of the upcoming general ...

STORY URL: http://www.swissre.com/media/news_releases/nr_20150407_UK_group_watch_2015.html

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The market share of US, Canada and UK in Life Reinsurance

Dear community,

In 2013, primary life insurance premiums paid throughout the world were (in mio of USD):
- Europe: 946,727 ...

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Question on life reinsurance premiums paid globally in 2014

Dear community,

In 2014, about 70 billion have been paid out in life reinsurance premiums. This represents an increase of ...

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Renewable Energy in Africa

The ongoing energy drought in Africa and its increasing need for energy has brought up many questions from renewable energy ...

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