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Dependence is the opposite of resilience

A couple weeks ago I met with Jane Portas, the lead author of a brilliant study called Securing the Financial ...

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Women in data science - change is coming!

Yesterday I attended the WiDs (Women in Data Science) Conference at Swiss Re's Centre for Global Dialogue in Rüschlikon ...

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How to Protect When You're Expecting

A week before my son was born, I spoke at a conference about the "Future of Money". It was the ...

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Can microinsurance be a viable investment?

In complement to the blog that we are publishing on our website this week, I want to ask the question ...

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Diversity: What happens once we achieve it?

Yesterday I attended the launch of Advance: Empowering Women in Swiss Business. Purpose of the org is to provide a ...

STORY URL: Promoting gender diversity in Switzerland with Advance | Swiss Re - Leading Global Reinsurer
New organisation aims to increase gender diversity at the senior level...

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Height and Cancer

New research published in the journal of Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention presents a surprising correlation between height and cancer ...

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The risk of not supporting girls' education

In company with hundreds of thousands of others around the world, I found Malala Yousafzai's speech at the United Nations ...

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Who cares?

The achievement of longer lives brings with it challenges. Thanks to the reduction of infectious diseases in many countries, this ...

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Women have more longevity risk

On average, women live longer and earn less than men. Retirement income usually significantly decreases once husbands pass away. This ...

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