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Pokémon Go, The Fever, The Bad, and The Good

Have you gotten the fever? Oh yes, the world has- as seen in all kinds of news headlines – from scary ...

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Curse or opportunity?

We are all familiar with the famous saying attributed to Chinese folk law 'may you live in interesting times'. It ...

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InsurTech: To disrupt or be disrupted

Digital transformation is a pivotal moment in the insurance industry: it has the potential to revitalize our industry and to ...

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A faster response to pandemics is crucial

A faster response to pandemics is crucial; how global insurance could help.

There is a direct correlation between the speed ...

STORY URL: http://media.swissre.com/documents/Pandemics_in_a_changing_climate_Full_report_FINAL.PDF

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Fondue, deconstructed.

It is as Swiss as it gets. An acquired taste for some. For the uninitiated, fondue might just seem like ...

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Collaboration the key to innovation

Here's a statistic I found quite unbelievable when I heard it... Only 5% of corporates in Australia have relationships ...

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Does healthy eating cost you more?

24 years ago tomorrow, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and World Health Organisation (WHO) created World Diabetes Day held each ...

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Life Insurance Awareness Month "...why we do what we do..."

I work in the life (re)insurance industry. Every day I come into work, walk up the stairs (yes I ...

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Mortality Protection Gap in Asia Widens Significantly

According to Swiss Re Mortality Protection Gap Report, the mortality protection gap for Asia has widened further between 2010 and ...

STORY URL: http://www.swissre.com/reinsurance/insurers/life_health/Mortality_protection_gap_in_Asia-Pacific.html
http://www.swissre.com/reinsurance/insurers/life_health/Mortality_protection_gap_in_Asia-Pacific.html

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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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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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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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