The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units: Reinsurance, Corporate Solutions and iptiQ.
- September 23
The reinsurer is withdrawing capacity from frequency-driven nat cat events and doubling down on ‘sweet spot’ high layers in Asia.
- December 14
The head of P&C reinsurance for South-East Asia, India, Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea, looks ahead to 2022.
- November 24
Hong Kong-based analytics expert flags how AI can promote fairness and accountability in underwriting.
- November 15
Russell Higginbotham, Swiss Re's CEO Reinsurance Asia, discusses the impact of climate change for life and health (re)insurers in the region.
- October 29
A hybrid approach between the human touch and the use of technology and data will be key for Asia personal lines growth.
- October 14
Report says the figure will be reached within five years with digital penetration currently 1-2%.
- September 17
International programs are becoming increasingly popular.
- September 9
General insurance premiums to rise 10% above pre-Covid levels by the end of this year.